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Accountancy and Economics BAcc (Hons)

University of Stirling

Key information

Data source: UCAS & IDP CONNECT

  • UCAS Course Code

    LN14

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    43rd

    3
  • Subject Ranking

    33rd

    7 (Economics)
  • Entry Standards

    The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.

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    144

  • Graduate Prospects

    A guide to the success of graduates on completion of their courses at the university.

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    80

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

    A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

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    3.94

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BAcc (Hon)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    14-SEP-20

Course Summary

This course empowers you to prepare, present and interpret financial information for a wide range of organizations, and the skills you learn will enable investors, lenders, management and others to make key decisions based on financial facts. The ideal path to a career in accountancy combines a university degree with recognized professional qualifications. Our Accountancy programme has been created with this in mind, and successful completion of the course will ensure many professional bodies give you significant exemptions from their exams. From a basic understanding of how to prepare financial statements, through to an in-depth knowledge of auditing, taxation and reporting, our Accountancy degree covers everything you’ll need to know to join the thousands of Stirling graduates who have successfully transitioned from this course into the professional world.

Almost every decision taken in our fast-moving social, commercial and technological world revolves around economic factors. What causes inflation? How can unemployment be reduced? How do energy and environmental markets work? Big questions such as these demand big answers, and with an Economics degree from the University of Stirling you’ll be perfectly placed to play your part in answering them. Our expert staff will give you an insight into professional practices through their cutting-edge research and links to industry. You’re also free to combine your studies with one of eight other courses, sharpening your focus on a specific area that complements your growing knowledge of economics. Broaden your knowledge at one of the UK’s leading Business and Management institutions, and discover why our Economics course ranks among the best in the country.

Our highly-rated Accountancy course can gain you exemption from professional bodies’ exams, as well as opening up opportunities with finance-related organizations, private and public sector bodies, and a host of other employers. During your degree, you can also take advantage of a range of specialist career services. Good Economics courses prepare you for a wealth of career opportunities, and the business skills you’ll learn during your studies have boundless applications. The opportunity to study Economics with a complimentary subject at Stirling can also give you a unique edge in your chosen field, as can our range of specialist career services for students.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • Scottish Higher
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

Grades / Points

BBB

Details

Mathematics preferred

Tuition Fees

This section explains how much you will need to pay in tuition fees to study this course at this university. Fees vary by country of residence so make sure you select which country of residence applies to you.

£9,250 per year

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University information

University Ranking

43rd

About this University

The University of Stirling is an innovative university with a pioneering spirit and a passion for creating impact. Located at Scotland’s heart, Stirling offers over 300 flexible courses designed to develop forward-thinking graduates from around the world.

Address

Main Site

Grange Road

Stirling

FK9 4LA

UNITED KINGDOM