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Economics and Accounting MA (Hons)

The University of Edinburgh

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UCAS CODE: LN14

Course options

  • Qualification

    Master of Arts (with Honours) - MA (Hons)

  • Location

    Central area campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    11-SEP-23

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

Economics and Accounting are complementary, both in terms of knowledge and wider-ranging skills such as IT and data interpretation (for example: corporate and public sector accounts). This combined programme is particularly suitable if you are planning to take accountancy qualifications after graduation. You will understand the economic incentives that shape and reconcile the important decisions made by individuals, businesses, governments and societies. Accountancy is the fastest-growing area of business activity. The ability to measure financial information and make projections affects economic and organisational decision-making at all levels. Financial accountants report on the performance of an organisation, and management accountants provide financial information to help with planning and strategy.**Environment for learning**We offer a supportive and encouraging environment where you can grow and develop. Our student experience team offer an extensive range of pastoral and professional provision to support you on your undergraduate journey.We provide many and varied opportunities for you to engage in co- and extra-curricular activities. Our dedicated Student Development Team can help you develop a range of essential business graduate competencies.**Further development opportunities**You may take undergraduate Edinburgh Awards supported by an alumni professional mentor and trained coaches:- Personal and Professional Development (Year 2)- Effective and Responsible Leadership (Year 3 or 4)You can also participate in a large number of business societies, business events and peer-support schemes.

Application deadline

25 January

Tuition fees

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£ 24,500per year

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Entry requirements

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A level : AAA - A*AA

Required subjects: A Levels: Mathematics at B, or AS Mathematics at A. GCSEs: English at C or 4.

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University information

The University of Edinburgh

  • University League Table

    12th

  • Campus address

    University of Edinburgh, Student Recruitment and Admissions, 33 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City Of, EH8 9JS, Scotland

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    12th out of 104 4

    13th out of 81

  • Entry standards

    / Max 220
    192 86%

    3rd

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    80.0 80%

    10th

    9
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.69 74%

    89th

    14
  • Entry standards

    / Max 233
    188 86%

    8th

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    87.0 87%

    11th

    2
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.54 71%

    71st

    5

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