Accounting and finance

​​​​​Thinking about studying accounting or finance at university?​

​Have you been looking for an accounting degree or a finance degree? Ever thought about studying both accounting and finance in one degree? Here at the University of Gloucestershire we offer an accounting and finance course that awards you with a BA Hons in Accounting and Finance on completion. We also offer an Accounting and Business Management course. Find out more below about accounting courses at the University of Gloucestershire.

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Accounting and Finance degree course details

This is not just a typical financial accounting course. Our BA in Accounting and Finance degree is ranked 10th for high-quality staff/lectures in THE Student Experience Survey 2018.

You will gain solid grounding in all aspects of accounting from financial markets and institutions to the global business environment. You’ll specialise in subjects including taxation principles and practice, corporate accountability and social and environmental accounting.

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Accounting and Business Management degree course details

Focus on Business or Accounting with our Business and Management Accounting Degree which includes law, financial accounting and international business. You can specialise in accounting, business, or both with subjects such as managing international business and management accounting.

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Our new Business School

The University of Gloucestershire School of Business and Technology is situated in a brand-new, state-of-the-art centre at our Oxstalls campus in Gloucester. The £18 million development is home to our Business, Marketing, Human Resource Management, Law and Accounting and Finance courses.

Find out more about this and other new developments with our virtual fly-through video and see where you could be taking the first steps towards your career in accounting and finance.

Accounting and Finance degree entry requirements

Accounting degree requirements will differ for each university and institution. The entry requirements for our course is 112 tariff points. Typical offers are BBC at A levels, DMM at BTEC or use a combination of your qualifications to achieve the required tariff total. Check the UCAS website to find out more about which types of qualifications can provide you with UCAS points.

What are the benefits of studying an accounting and finance degree at the University of Gloucestershire?

There are lots of benefits to studying an accounting and finance degree. You will get the skills, knowledge and experience required for a successful career in accounting and finance.

You will also have access to real-world business experiences and challenges. Simulations with companies within the accounting sector are embedded in your degree, underpinning your learning with real-world application.

Finally, A personal tutor to help you identify exciting new opportunities. Work placement opportunities give you confidence to put your learning into practice and gain essential contacts. All of this is designed to give you the skills and the CV to pursue your chosen.