United Kingdom

Aberystwyth University

301–400 th
Arts & humanities 2018
301–350 th
World University Rankings 2018
Reception, Penglais, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 3FL, United Kingdom

Aberystwyth University

Accounting & Finance with Marketing

Kick start your career with this multi-accredited BSc in Accounting and Finance with Marketing at Aberystwyth Business School that has 90% student satisfaction (NSS, 2016). This degree allows you to develop your technical knowledge, skills, and expertise, while gaining professional recognition from the world’s leading accountancy bodies such as the ACCA, CIMA, ICAEW, CIPFA, CII, ICSA. In addition, Aberystwyth University is an accredited CIM Gateway centre, which means that you can study towards a CIM qualification whilst studying for a degree, or gain exemptions for certain CIM modules. By choosing Aberystwyth, you will be studying in a University that is ranked the top 4 in UK and 1st in Wales for student satisfaction (NSS, 2016). You will be taught by qualified accountants and professionals from the marketing sector, ensuring that you learn from experts with a wealth of industry and academic experience. They will help you discover, and understand topics such as financial reporting, management accounting, corporate finance, taxation, audit and computerised accounting systems. As well as with the multidisciplinary understanding of marketing which employers increasingly demand. Our degree generates a high and successful level of graduates who enter employment or further training 6 months after graduating as: Marketing Executive, Chartered Accountant, Chartered Certified Accountant, Chartered Management Accountant, and Chartered Public Finance Accountant. As well as: Tax Advisor, Auditor, Investment analyst, Financial trader, Retail banker, Economist, Actuary, Market Researcher, Advertising Copywriter, Advertising Account Planner, Media Planner, Media Buyer, Public Relations Officers. From the moment you arrive at the Aberystwyth Business School, we will work with you to build on your skills and experience to enhance your career prospects. During your time with us you will have the opportunity to get the job experience within the big institutions such as the County Council as a part of your third year module ‘Employability Skills for Professionals, which is an amazing opportunity to learn more about the industry sector and network with the potential future employers. You will have an opportunity to undertake a work placement or internship through the AberForward scheme, which is a paid internship within Aberystwyth University. As well as take a Year in Employment (YES) placement, which is a yearlong payed internship within the external industries between your second and third year. We have a dedicated team within the Careers Department to advice, and help you during both your application period and during your placement. Moreover, you can work and network with employers from a range of national and multi-national companies through our visiting speaker programme, and take part in International Exchange Programmes.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-24
  • Location
    Main Site (Aberystwyth),Aberystwyth
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,000
  • England Year 1 £9,000
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,000
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,000
  • Wales Year 1 £9,000
  • International Year 1 £13,200