|Location||United Kingdom, Treforest Campus, Pontypridd|
|Type||Bachelor courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||3 years|
|Tuition fee||£11,900.00 per year|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
Upload documents in original language and translations.
You must take verified copies of the entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
IELTS: 6.0 (with no skill level below 5.5)
For the applicants from Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia the result of English exam can be considered.
At least 1 reference(s) must be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
Think that accountancy is a little bit boring? Then think again. Gone
are the days of desk-bound, number-crunching finance. Today,
accountancy careers offer great salaries, travel opportunities and the
chance to work your way to the top.
If you don’t want to specialise just yet, this is the most general
of our Accounting degrees. It gives you a solid grounding in four main
themes: financial reporting, management accounting, financial
management and computerised accounting systems. It is the perfect
foundation for lots of different careers in the profession. You will
develop a broad knowledge of business in the first year, taking an
in-depth look at the many areas of accounting in years two and three.
This course is fully accredited by the Association of Chartered
Certified Accountants (ACCA) – the global body for professional
accountants. If you successfully complete your degree, you will have
already passed nine of the 14 papers you need to sit for ACCA
membership. So not only will you graduate with a fantastic degree, you
will also be one step closer to a professional qualification.
This undergraduate accounting brochure provides an overview of
information that applicants will find useful when making the decision
Undergraduate Accounting Brochure (PDF, 834KB)
Possible Career Options
All kinds of financial careers will be available to graduates of this
course, in all kinds of organisations. You could work in audit and
public practice, management or financial accounting, tax-related work
or management consultancy. Accounting and finance is an ideal
foundation for senior management roles, or even starting your own
Optionally, you can undertake a one-year work placement between your
second and final year in order to gain practical experience that will
put what you have learnt into practice and help you stand out from the
crowd with a four-year sandwich degree. Recent placements have been at
Atradius, Alcatel-Lucent and the Welsh Government.
For more information on these opportunities visit:
- MSc Accounting
- MSc Audit
- MSc Forensic Audit and Accounting
- Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)