UNDERGRADUATE: Accounting and Finance - BA (Hons)

Accountancy and Finance specialists are highly skilled and in high demand. So, join this unique, top-ranked course and set yourself on the path towards a major professional accountancy qualification and an excellent career.

Degree Details

The BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance course at London South Bank University covers a broad spectrum of topics in accounting and finance, including:

  • Auditing
  • Taxation
  • Corporate Finance
  • Company Law
  • Economics
  • Practical accounting skills
  • Professional body accreditation (ACCA and CIMA exemptions)

Students will have access to resources like the Bloomberg computer suite for practical data analysis and will be equipped with both theoretical and practical knowledge relevant to the industry​ (London South Bank University)​​

Graduates of this program can pursue various career paths in:

  • Accountancy
  • Financial Services
  • Banking
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Advisory
  • Management

The course also prepares students for further professional qualifications and offers exemptions from several ACCA and CIMA modules​ (London South Bank University)

  • A-Levels: Typically, students need A-Levels in subjects like Mathematics, Economics, or Business Studies with grades C or above.
  • International Baccalaureate: Equivalent qualifications are accepted.
  • English Language Proficiency: International students must demonstrate proficiency in English, usually through an IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent​

The degree is structured over three to four years, depending on whether students opt for a placement year. The program includes core modules, optional modules, and a final year project or dissertation. Key areas of study include:

  • Year 1: Introduction to Accounting, Finance, and the Economy
  • Year 2: Intermediate Financial Reporting, Management Accounting
  • Year 3/4: Advanced topics in Auditing, Corporate Finance, and Taxation, along with a placement year (optional)​ (London South Bank University)​​.

For more details, you can visit the London South Bank University course page.

How To Apply

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Duration: Full Time 3 years
Part Time 4 Years

Location: London


Next intake: September 2024
January 2025