This accounting and finance degree with a foundation year provides opportunities with firms in the City of London and Canary Wharf and accreditation from professional accounting bodies.
This extended accounting and finance degree includes a foundation year to help you adjust to studying at university before you embark on our three-year course. The modules include auditing, banking, and taxation, helping you build the skills and knowledge you need to kick-start your career. Recent graduates of accounting and finance have joined banks and professional services firms, including KPMG, Grant Thornton, and Barclays Investment Bank.
The course is accredited by professional accounting bodies, including CIMA and ACCA. This means that if you successfully complete the relevant modules, you’ll receive an exemption from the following:
- ACCA: all foundation-level papers
- AIA: papers 1-12 of 16
- CIMA: all certificate-level papers, plus 4 of 6 managerial-level papers
- CIPFA: 7 of 12 papers
- ICAEW: 7 of 15 professional qualification papers
- Institute of Financial Accountants (IFA): full exemption.