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Accounting and Finance, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration

About

You will study the core areas of financial accounting, management accounting and finance and obtain a thorough knowledge of both theory and practice. The valuable knowledge and understanding this degree will give you, combined with interpersonal and transferable skills, will lead to excellent career prospects.

Your studies will be grounded in the wider business environment, providing you with an understanding of international business, information systems, strategy, and ethical decision-making.  You will receive individual attention and the flexibility to take specialist options, such as business law, auditing and taxation.

Career opportunities

An Accounting and Finance at Royal Holloway University of London offers you a route into the accounting profession, and it can also lead into a wider range of careers in business.  

It is highly regarded by employers because of the deep understanding of accounting and finance in the context of the business environment combined with valuable interpersonal and transferable skills that can be taken directly into the workplace.  

We will help students to recognise their own strengths, skills and abilities so that they can make strong applications for their chosen job or further study.

Accreditation

This programme is accredited by CIMA, CPA, CIPFA and ICAEW professional bodies. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Introduction to Management Accounting
  • Introduction to Finance
  • Quantitative Methods for Accounting and Finance
  • International Business
  • Professional Competencies
  •  Financial Reporting
  •  Management Accounting for Performance and Decision Making

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

General Requirements

  • A Levels: AAB-ABB
  • A-level Mathematics, or GCSE Mathematics at grade B or 6
  • At least five GCSEs at grade A*-C or 9-4 including English and Mathematics.
  • IELTS: 6.5 overall. Reading and writing 6.0.  No other subscore lower than 5.5.

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    18300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18300 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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There are no single associated costs greater than £50 per item on this course.

Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

  • We award our scholarships competitively, usually based on your academic achievements, as well as your scholarship statement.
  •  Bursaries are awarded to all students who meet the eligibility criteria.

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