The Accounting and Finance (Hons) with business experience course at Kingston University is designed to give you the experience of working in a fast paced professional environment. You'll be given access to Thomson, Datastream, Hydra and Fame databases meaning you will have access to real-world data, gaining familiarity with the technology used in the financial workplace.
This degree comes 'with business experience', which includes the following:
A work internship where you will work within a business in a role linked to your degree or area of interest. This work experience is invaluable on your CV in helping to secure a job after you graduate.
A research placement in which you will support an academic in their area of research. This is ideal if you are considering an academic career or would like to continue on to a masters course.
This course is ideal for:
Past graduates have gone to work at, for example, Bloomberg, the NHS and Tesco, or at small/medium sized firms. We've also had students gaining training contracts with the ‘Big Four', including Deloitte and KPMG. Others have chosen to continue their education with postgraduate study.
You can apply until:
You can apply until:
Always verify the dates on the programme website.
You need the following IELTS score:
Minimum required score:
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