Middlesex University London
Campus: Middlesex University , London
Accounting and Finance
3.0 Years or 4.0 Years • 100% Funding Available
  • 8.6
    Student Satisfaction
  • 79%
  • £20,000
    Average Graduate Salary / Year

Accounting and finance professionals play a vital role in today's economy. Our degree is for aspiring accountants wishing to build a successful career in the profession.

You will gain advanced theoretical and practical knowledge of accounting and finance and learn to understand management concepts within an international business context. BA Accounting and Finance is the ideal first step to becoming a qualified accountant. You can also choose to study Spanish or Mandarin as part of your degree, to ensure you stand out in a competitive job market.

Work placements are an invaluable opportunity to gain employability skills so we have introduced two options by which you can integrate into your time at Middlesex. Those who wish to do a placement can take either a 36 week sandwich placement in Year 3 as part of a 4 year degree or two 18 week summer placements allowing you to complete your degree within 3 years.

Course highlights

  • Our links with the UK's leading professional bodies, including the ACCA, ICAEW and CIMA ensure that, upon graduation, students receive a number of exemptions from professional exams
  • We cover the costs of students to join the ACCA's Accelerate and CIMA University schemes which gives graduating students associated membership of both bodies, offering further reductions in professional exam fees and access to professional body employability and academic resources, and networking
  • Students will learn to use industry standard accounting programmes, including Sage and OneSource, with the opportunity to gain a CIMA certificate in Sage. Our Financial Markets Lab also gives students access to finance software such as Bloomberg and Datastream


  • Business Economics (30 Credits) - Compulsory
  • Financial Accounting (30 Credits) - Compulsory
  • Financial Data Analysis (30 Credits) - Compulsory
  • Management Accounting (30 Credits) - Compulsory
  • Advanced Financial Accounting (30 Credits) - Compulsory
  • Advanced Management Accounting (30 Credits) - Compulsory
  • Banking Theory and Practice (30 Credits) - Optional
  • Business Environment Analysis (30 Credits) - Optional
  • Business Strategies in Hispanic Countries (30 Credits) - Optional
  • Business Strategies in Mandarin (30 Credits) - Optional
  • Financial Mathematics (30 Credits) - Optional
  • Operations Management (30 Credits) - Optional
  • Trade and International Business (30 Credits) - Optional
  • Accounting Theory (30 Credits) - Compulsory
  • Audit and Assurance (30 Credits) - Optional
  • Authentic Leadership Development (30 Credits) - Optional
  • Business Start up (30 Credits) - Optional
  • Business Strategies in Hispanic Countries (30 Credits) - Optional
  • Business Strategies in Mandarin-Speaking Countries (30 Credits) - Optional
  • Consulting in Organisations (30 Credits) - Optional
  • Corporate Governance (30 Credits) - Optional
  • Finance (30 Credits) - Compulsory
  • Financial Statement Analysis and Valuation (30 Credits) - Optional
  • Financial Statistics (30 Credits) - Optional
  • Taxation (30 Credits) - Compulsory
  • Work Internship (30 Credits) - Optional

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An Accounting and Finance degree opens the doors to a range of careers, many with excellent progression and competitive salaries such as Trainee Accountant, Audit Trainee, Financial Risk Analyst, Finance Assistant and Credit Controller. Previous graduates have progressed into careers with a wide range of prestigious organisations including:

  • PriceWaterhouseCoopers
  • Deloitte
  • Grant Thornton
  • Philips
  • Centrica
  • City Bank
  • Credit Suisse
  • Leadenhall Finance
  • Royal Mail
  • Hacker Young
  • John Lewis

You can pursue a career as a professional accountant following accreditation (setting you on the path to becoming a professional accounting). 

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Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom

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After submitting your application to the University, and being accepted, Ucademics will guide you through all the steps needed for you to apply to the student finance program.

UK and European Union students are eligible for a Tuition Fee Loan given by a British Government Organization called Student Finance England, which is paid directly to your university, independent of your grades or your family’s income.

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Tuition Fees are paid per year. The value above represents the tuition fee for the 2018/2019 academic year.
The tuition fees might be subject to minor increases each year due to inflation.

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Middlesex University London
Middlesex University
The Burroughs
020 8411 5555
020 8411 5649
Middlesex University London
Middlesex University
The Burroughs
020 8411 5555
020 8411 5649

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