36 months
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This Accounting and Finance course at University of Leeds offers significant exemptions from the main accountancy professional bodies. You’ll develop a strong base of knowledge and skills, preparing you for a career in accounting or finance, as well as a range of other sectors.

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You’ll develop a deep understanding of the way financial information is used and managed within organisations and how it is reported, both internally and externally. You’ll learn about the modern economy, the nature of business and the role that accountancy and finance can play within it.

Core modules will develop your analytical skills and give you a broad understanding of key topics in economics, financial and management accounting, corporate finance and financial analytics.

You can also tailor your studies with optional modules as diverse as forensic accounting, corporate social responsibility and strategic management.


A large number of graduates have of the Accounting and Finance  course at University of Leeds  become qualified accountants but there are a variety of options available to you as a graduate. For example, recent graduates have gone on to work as Retail and Investment Bankers, Management Trainees, Civil Servants, Brokers, Auditors, Finance Analysts, Insolvency Administrators, and Tax and Business Advisors.


This is an ICAEW Strategic Partnership Degree.

Recognised as a University Affiliation Programme (UAP) by the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Institute.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Corporate Finance
  • Credit and Financial Analytics
  • Commercial Skills for Finance Professionals
  • Intermediate Financial Accounting
  • Intermediate Management Accounting

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A-level: AAA
  • GCSE: 5 GCSEs at grade C/4 or higher including Mathematics grade A/7 and English Language grade B/6 or equivalent, or an appropriate English language qualification.
  • If you have a B/6 in GCSE English Literature we will accept a Grade 5 or C/4 in GCSE English Language.

Living costs for Leeds

637 - 1103 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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.

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