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Accounting and Finance with Foundation Year BA (Hons)

University of Plymouth

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

Make your mark in the world of business. Throughout this 4-year course you’ll explore the latest developments in the field, and master the complex set of skills needed to embark on a successful career in accounting and finance.The course starts with a foundation year, specifically designed to introduce and develop essential skills for success in Higher Education, including critical thinking and research skills, and the knowledge and understanding of key facets of business, accounting and economics.Following this first year, you can get a head start by gaining credits during your studies that count towards your professional qualification. On graduation you’ll be eligible for exam exemptions from the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW), the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA).You will be enrolled as a student member of the ICAEW and have the opportunity to meet potential future employers at accountancy-specific careers events so you can explore where your career might take you.Join the Plymouth Junior Chamber and receive training and professional mentoring, as well as invites to top networking events.Map out your own successful career, following past graduates into jobs such as Trainee Chartered Accountant, Management Accountant, Auditor or Financial Analyst.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
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£ 13,800per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

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QUALIFICATION TYPE

UCAS Points : 32 - 48

University information

University of Plymouth

  • University League Table

    71st

  • Campus address

    Plymouth University, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Plymouth, PL4 8AA, England

The university has a thriving international community, with over 2,500 students from more than 100 countries, and 80 partnerships in over 30 countries.
A dedicated international student advice team provides specialist support to international students, helping them settle into UK life.
The university is renowned for world-leading research, especially in the fields of marine and maritime, health technologies and sustainability.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    67th out of 103 7

  • Entry standards

    / Max 220
    109 49%

    68th

    21
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    57 57%

    82nd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.19 84%

    33rd

    6

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