• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
The BA Accounting programme at Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University involves studying accounting, business, finance, and management. You will learn about accounting and finance within an organisational context to understand how financial decisions are made. You will also learn to prepare and interpret accounts, and develop an appreciation of accounting practices in both the UK and China.
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The BA Accounting programme at Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University provides you with an understanding of the principles, techniques and applications of accounting and finance in a practical context, as well a solid foundation in the underlying academic concepts and theory in the field. Graduates can go on to become competitive trainee accountants.

Graduates can claim up to a seven-paper exemption from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, UK qualification; an eight-paper exemption from the Association of Chartered Accountants, UK qualification; a eleven-paper exemption from the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, UK qualification; and a six-paper exemption from the Certified Practising Accountants Australia, Australian qualification.


In addition to entering the accounting profession, graduates from this programme can find employment in positions such as stockbroker, investment banker, and insurance broker, or in roles in the commerce industry or in public service.



Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • For Mainland China applicants: 30 June
    • For international applicants and applicants from Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan: 15 July
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description

      Three or four years

  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Financial Reporting
  • Management Accounting
  • Business Law
  • Accounting Theory
  • Financial Management
  • Audit and Assurance
  • Tax Compliance.

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:


    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.

General Requirements

We welcome applications from high-quality candidates in all subjects with appropriate high school or equivalent qualifications. Students will normally be expected to have a high standing in their high school performance with a minimum ‘B’ average in all subjects as well as relevant subjects.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11020 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11020 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    11020 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11020 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

RMB 88,000 per academic year

Living costs for Suzhou

  • 3000 - 5500 CNY/month
    Living Costs

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


Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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