UK Accounting and Finance Courses
Introduction to Accounting and Finance
If you are interested in securing a career in accountancy or finance, then this degree can put you on the right path towards a number of high ranking positions. Careers in accountancy and finance are often associated with very high salaries, chartered accountancy in particular being among the most lucrative careers options available on the job market.
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Accounting and Finance programmes in the UK will help you craft unique perspectives and knowledge on economics, mathematics, political science, psychology and sociology. Students will learn how to prepare and interpret financial information, as well as gaining a theoretical and practical understanding of core financial practice.
Careers in Accounting and Finance
Accounting and Finance graduates can move on to a broad range of positions and careers upon graduation. Accounting and Finance career options include accountancy, charted accountancy, banking, insurance brokering, financial advisor, financial trader, investment analyst and tax advisor.
Because of the broad nature of accounting and finance degrees, employment opportunities are available at a range of different companies and sectors. These range from accountancy firms, banks, insurance companies, consultancies and large corporations.
What do Accounting and Finance Graduates Earn?
- Average starting professional salary: £22,000(Approx KSHS 2,748,190)
- Average starting non-professional salary: £18,000(Approx KSHS 2,248,520)
Source: The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.
Accounting and Finance UK Entry Requirements
- Typical International Baccalaureate requirements: Minimum 35 points.
- Typical A-levels requirements: AAB and studying at least one of Accountancy, Business or Mathematics.
- Typical IELTS requirements: 6.5 overall, with no lower than 6.0 in any one component.
Please note that entry requirements vary for each UK university.
Where can I study Accounting and Finance in the UK?
To learn more about the best Accounting and Finance courses in the UK, find details on the top ten ranking Accounting and Finance universities in the Guardian University Guide 2020 below:
- University of Leeds
- Loughborough University
- University of Warwick
- Nottingham Trent University
- University of Bath
- University of Glasgow
- London South Bank University
- University of Derby
- University of East Anglia
- University of Buckingham
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