What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
Typical offer: 104 UCAS Points or Grades BCC
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 104 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers89%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial supportNot available
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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Our course is top of the league tables for student satisfaction in the North West (The Complete University Guide 2012). It is taught a team of creative professionals with proven and ongoing track records in their specialist areas. You will enjoy the benefits of small group and tutorial teaching, with emphasis on applying accountancy to practical problems and issues. Our graudates benefit from exemption from ICAEW, CIMA and ACCAâ??s professional qualification exams and e njoy rewards from the Bolton branch of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, who give prizes to outstanding students each year and will allow you to develop your networks through links with professional bodies, such as the ACCA, ICAEW and local employers.
Level 1: Management accounting fundamentals; financial accounting fundamentals; quantitative methods for accountants; principles of economics; introduction to law for accountants; business environment. Level 2: Financial accounting; management accounting applications; auditing; personal and business tax; business management; professionals in practice; company law for accountants. Level 3: Financial reporting and regulatory framework; management accounting control systems; financial management; investigative study; choose 2 of the following options: advanced taxation; advanced auditing practice; contemporary management issues; European business and finance.
With a student body of around 13,000 you will get the best of all worlds at Bolton. You will be based on a modern, compact campus where no-one feels anonymous and, with small teaching groups on many courses, you can be sure you are a name, not just a number. Bolton itself is a friendly, thriving town close to the big cities of Manchester and Liverpool.
How you'll spend your time
|Year 1||Year 2||Year 3|
|Lectures / seminars||28%||25%||24%|
- Lectures / seminars
- Independent study
How you'll be assessed
|Year 1||Year 2||Year 3|
- Written exams
- Practical exams
What do the numbers say for
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What do students think about this subject here?
Here's how satisfied past students were – useful to refer to when you’re narrowing down your options. Our student score makes comparisons easier, showing whether satisfaction is high, medium or low compared to other unis.
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Male / Female
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Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
What are graduates doing after six months?
Here’s what students are up after they graduate from studying this subject here. We’ve analysed the employment rate and salary figures so you can see at a glance whether they’re high, typical or low compared to graduates in this subject from other universities. Remember the numbers are only measured only six months after graduation and can be affected by the economic climate - the outlook may be different when you leave uni. What do graduate employment figures really tell you?