Accounting and Finance is your gateway to a career in a vast range of industries - graduates with a finance background are in high demand by employers and can go on to work at the highest level in organisations of all kinds.

What will you learn? ×

A unique combination of theory and practice will empower you to:

  • Gain a broad-based education in accounting and finance.
  • Develop a combination of sound theoretical and practical skills necessary to start your career.
  • Enjoy placement opportunities and engage with leading brands.
  • Be eligible for exemption for some ACCA and CIMA examination papers.
How will you learn it? ×

While engaging with this degree you will gain theoretical understanding of the topics you are exploring, you will also have opportunities to learn, develop and demonstrate a wide range of practical and applied skills and competencies.

University Academy 92 (UA92) will incorporate practical and competency based assessment of the attainment of the module and programme intended learning outcomes, where that is appropriate.


Assessments will include individual and group work which is undertaken and submitted, in a range of relevant formats, as coursework in-module. These will include case studies using real life scenarios, essays, reports, literature reviews, reflective logs and diaries, self and peer evaluations, group and individual presentations along with subject-specific skills and competency assessment.

Develop more than skills and knowledge ×

Your UA92 degree goes far beyond the traditional academic experience.

Our ambition is to take you on a personal development journey. It’s about discovering just how much you’re capable of, and graduating a better version of you. From leadership to resilience and effective team working, it’s all covered by our Target Talent Curriculum.

Skills you will master ×

We’ll help you build practical skills that will see you graduate ready for the world of work. These include: 

  • Communication skills in multiple written and oral formats, such as board briefings, analyst presentations and written reports.
  • The confidence to shine when giving client presentations.
  • Emotional and social intelligence.
  • Excellent people skills, and the ability to bring the figures to life for less numerate colleagues.
  • Leadership and management skills.
  • Writing – from reports to projects.
  • Self-motivation and project management.
Study Level
BA HONS
UCAS Code
N221
Start Date(s)
Jan
Term dates information
Entry Year
2020/21 Entry
Also available in 2021/22 Entry
Course Duration
2 YEARS
Study modes Information
Entry Requirements
104 UCAS Points
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STUDY MODULES
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
FEES AND FINANCE
INDUSTRY CONNECTIONS

TWO YEAR FULL TIME DEGREE STUDY MODULES

Level 4 modules

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  • Accountant in Business
  • Economics
  • Introduction to Management Accounting
  • Introduction to Financial Accounting

Level 5 modules

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  • Financial Reporting
  • Advanced Management Accounting
  • Corporate and Business Law
  • Financial Management

Level 6 modules

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  • Project
  • Advanced Financial Reporting
  • Audit and Assurance
  • Taxation

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

UCAS Points: 104

BTEC Extended Diploma: DMM. 

BTEC Diploma: D*D. 

Pass Access Course: With 104 UCAS points.

A levels: BCC.

International Baccalaureate: 28 points with 14 from Higher Level Subjects.

IELTS: 6.0 with no score lower than 5.5.

GCSE: 5 at grade C/4 including Maths and English or equivalent.

FEES AND FINANCE

What do I need to pay for? 

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If you decide to study away from home, your three biggest outgoings will be tuition fees, accommodation and living costs.

How much are tuition fees? 

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The cost for UK undergraduate students at UA92 for September 2020 entry is £10,800 per academic year. 

Most students choose to take out a student loan to cover this, paid directly to the institution.

How do I apply for a student loan? 

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You can apply online from Student Finance England, www.gov.uk/student-finance

Applying is not dependent on an offer, so you can get a headstart on the process.

When do I pay this back? 

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Not straight away. You won’t actually start paying the loan back until you’re working and earning over £25,000 - how much you pay depends on your salary. 

Is there a loan for accommodation and living costs? 

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Yes – eligible UK students can apply for a Maintenance Loan, again through Student Finance England, up to £8,700 a year to help with the costs of living. Repayment of this works in the same way as your tuition fees – they actually combine together into one sum. 

I’m an international student, how much are my fees? 

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£20,655 per year. You will be expected to pay a minimum of 50 percent upfront before your course begins. 

Can I get advice or support during my time at UA92? 

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Absolutely, we will have a Support Team on campus to help you with budgeting and financial advice to ensure you manage your money whilst studying with us. In addition, and as part of our Target Talent Curriculum, you’ll learn about financial planning to manage your finances in study and throughout your working life.

INDUSTRY CONNECTIONS

KPMG are one of the world’s leading providers of Audit, Tax and Advisory services with a large regional base in Manchester. All Accounting and Finance Students at UA92 get regular interaction with the KPMG team through a range of bespoke activities.  Students will benefit from Insight Days with the KPMG team where they will meet and network with KPMG employees, as well as enjoy regular guest lectures and masterclasses on specific areas such as Management Accountancy.  The UA92 academic team work directly with KPMG to ensure the taught content is pertinent to industry needs.  Students will benefit from mentorship, work placements and further relationship building opportunities with companies such as Manchester based financial practice Sedulo, to create industry contacts and experience during their studies.

Further partner connections are built through the Character and Personal Development modules, as students work on projects set by a range of partners and undertake placements which build on their subject discipline and give an insight into working across subject and industry boundaries.

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