Management Accounting (Hons) Top-up, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition Fee
    4500 GBP/year
    Tuition fee
    4500 GBP/year
    Tuition fee
  • English
    Language
University rank #801 (WUR) Online
The online BSc Management Accounting (Hons) Top-up course at University of Derby will equip you with the relevant skills to pursue management accounting positions within a sector of your choice. This course allows you to top up existing qualifications to a full Management Accounting undergraduate degree.

About

The online BSc Management Accounting (Hons) Top-up course at University of Derby explores the complex and challenging nature of the management accounting and business environment.

This Management Accounting BSc Top-Up degree is ideally suited to holders of CIMA’s Advanced Diploma in Management Accounting and those interested in obtaining a degree in Management Accounting who have professional accounting qualifications or external business, finance or accountancy qualifications (up to level 5).

Tutors that work to the latest professional standards

Our teaching staff are all professionally qualified and have industry as well as academic experience. They also teach on the professional body courses, such as ACCA and CIMA, which means they understand the most current professional standards. That’s important because you need to be sure that what you’ll learn is up to date and relevant to today’s business world.

Career Info

This course appeals to those already in middle management level roles but would like to progress to more senior roles.  It can provide you with the skills to help you apply for roles such as:

  • Business Analyst
  • Investment Banker
  • Management Consultant
  • Financial Controller

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 12 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description

      1-2 years

  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
    • Time flexibility
      Fully structured
    • Attendance
      No Attendance
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request
    • Student interaction
      Online group works/assignments

Programme Structure

Modules:
Core
  • Financial Strategy
  • Independent Study 
  • Research Methods
  • Risk Management
  • Strategic Management

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    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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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

For direct entry onto the course you will need one of the following:

  • CIMA Advanced Diploma (E2/P2/F2) in Management Accounting
  • ACCA - Any 6 papers from F1-F9
  • HND or Foundation Degree in business, accountancy or finance or equivalent overseas qualification
  • Edexcel BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma in Business with accountancy or finance
  • ICAEW Professional Stage qualifications
  • CIPFA Professional Diploma.
For more information, please visit programme website.

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Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa! (Unless that chair you're sitting on is in a foreign country...)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4500 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4500 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.


Funding

Student loans are now available for part-time students. You may be eligible for a Tuition Fee Loan or a Professional and Career Development Loan to help pay for your tuition fees.

There is funding and allowances available to students too. Depending on your circumstances you may be eligible for a Disabled Students’ Allowance or career specific funding such as ELC funding for the British Armed Forces.

You could also benefit from our discounts and savings. Our 10% alumni loyalty discount is available to University of Derby graduates and all students can take advantage of great savings and offers with well-known brands and retailers with the NUS Extra Student discount card.

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.