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Accounting and Finance

University of Gloucestershire
On campus
 2689 Points
3 Years

Program Description

You’ll focus on all aspects of accounting from financial markets and institutions to the global business environment; meeting the expectations of global accountancy bodies, leading to maximum exemptions from professional exams including ICEAW, ACCA, CIMA and AIA when you graduate.

You’ll have access to real-world business experiences and challenges. Simulations with companies within the accounting sector are embedded in your degree, underpinning your learning with real-world application. You’ll use live financial data in our Thomson Reuters Trading room and gain insight into industry with specialist guest lecturers.

Working from a new, state-of-the-art centre at our Oxstalls campus in Gloucester. The ’18 million development is home to our Business, Marketing, Human Resource Management, Law and Accounting and Finance courses.

Entry Requirements

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Year 1

Introduction to Business Law

Applied Quantitative Techniques

Accounting and Finance in Society

Introduction to Management Accounting

Introduction to Financial Accounting

Professional Skills

The Global Business Environment

Year 2

All students must complete these modules:

Management Accounting

Financial Accounting

Financial Markets

Professional Development

You can choose from the following modules:

Financial Economics

Audit in Context

International Field Trip

Taxation: principles and practice

Data Analytics

Integrated Project Management

Forensic Accounting

Accounting or Finance Placement

Financial Planning

Year 3

All students must complete these modules:

Accounting or Finance Placement

You can choose from the following modules:

Corporate Accountability

Social and Environmental Accounting

Advanced Audit

Business Strategy

Advanced Taxation

Strategic Management Accounting

Performance Management

Audit in Action

Strategy in Action

Tax Planning

Advanced Financial Reporting

Advanced Financial Accounting

Tax in Action

Strategic Financial Management

Finance in Action

Accounting and Financial Management Dissertation

Wealth Management

Live Projects

Study Style

Learn through student-led workshops, seminars, group work, reflective practice, computing workshops, problem-solving challenges and presenting.

Your personal tutor will provide you with academic support and help you to develop your career based on your interests.

You’ll have opportunities to work with leading accountancy and finance businesses abroad as part of your international trip and be able to complete a work placement as part of your degree.

You specialise later in the degree with subjects including taxation principles and practice, corporate accountability and social and environmental accounting.


This degree is accredited with:

  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
  • Institute of Chartered Accountants England and Wales (ICAEW)
  • Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)
  • Association of International Accountants (AIA)


Graduates from this course can go on to work as:

  • Financial Accountant
  • Management Accountant
  • Financial Analyst
  • Investment Banker
  • Taxation
  • Internal/External Auditor
  • Accountant (Audit, Taxation)
  • Performance Management
  • Forensic Accountant

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