What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
A minimum of BBB - ABB to include A Level Mathematics.
A minimum of AAABC.
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of Not Available and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers99%
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 support£4,030
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
Every degree course is different, so it’s important to find one that suits your interests and matches the way you prefer to work – from the modules you’ll be studying to how you’ll be assessed. Top things to look for when comparing courses
The BSc Hons Accounting (Pathways) is an innovative suite of pathways that offers you the opportunity to progress your studies within fast growing areas of professional services. You will be able to graduate with one of the following awards; BSc Hons Accounting, BSc Hons Accounting (Forensic Services), BSc Hons Accounting (Financial Economics) or BSc Hons Accounting (Management Consulting). This suite of pathways offers you high quality teaching, expertise in forensic and financial services and well established links with the accounting professional bodies, key graduate employers, public sector and local industry. This programme has been designed to broaden your opportunities in accounting and utilise our high level employer links to ensure you get excellent employment opportunities.
Year 1: (all compulsory) Accounting 1; accounting 2; accountancy today; costing; company law; economics for business; quantitative analysis. Year 2: Compulsory modules: Financial accounting; management accounting; taxation 1; managerial finance; career planning and personal skills development; 1 option from: eâ??business; European economics; organisation design; fundamentals of marketing; research methods; managing people. Year 3: (Optional) For students who want to complete an industrial experience of 48 weeks minimum or for students who want to complete a period study (normally abroad) under various accredited schemes. Final year: Compulsory modules: advanced financial accounting; advanced management accounting; information systems; audit and internal review; 2 options from: taxation 2; advanced financial management; computer auditing; business policy; human resource management; dissertation; marketing management; issues in management; effective organisations; enterprise development; international marketing; management of change.
Located in Northern Ireland, Ulster University is spread across four campuses in Belfast, Coleraine, Jordanstown and Magee. The university has one of the highest employment rates in the UK, with over 92% of graduates finding work within six months of finishing their studies. The University has been named as a top UK institute for providing internships, all programmes offering the opportunity of work based learning, placement and study abroad opportunities.
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Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
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