Foundation Entry degree courses are designed for students who have the ability to study for a degree, but don’t have the necessary formal qualifications to enter directly onto their chosen Honours degree programme. This course will be of interest if you wish to seek a career as an accountant or financial executive in industry, commerce or the public sector or if you want to become a management consultant. The quality of our programme has been recognised by a number of professional bodies which have given their accreditation to our course. It includes subjects which are essential to an understanding of the financial position of an enterprise and will equip you for a successful career. This course is ideal if you wish to pursue a career as a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA). CIMA – the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants is the world’s largest professional body of management accountants; it is the most relevant accounting qualification for a career in business. If you have a degree in a relevant subject, you could be entitled to exam exemptions from the CIMA qualification. That means you can start your CIMA studies at the right level for you and qualify sooner. Take advantage of the optional 48-week paid placement within industry. Providing a great opportunity to experience the real work and put theory into practice in a professional business environment. You’ll also be offered the opportunity to study overseas for at least one semester. In recent years students on similar courses have studied at Central Connecticut State University and the University of Western Sydney.