601–800 th
World University Rankings 2021
151–200 th
Young University Rankings 2020
151-200 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
Queensgate, Huddersfield, HD1 3DH, United Kingdom

Accountancy with Financial Services - University of Huddersfield

**Why Accountancy with Financial Services? This degree provides a basis for a wide range of careers, including professional accountancy, finance, banking, insurance, the public sector and general management. We’ll give you the chance to get a good overview of all areas of accountancy and then focus your studies on financial services to help you succeed in your chosen field.** If you’re going to be an accountant it’s vital you understand how organisations are financed and managed. That’s what’s at the core of our degree. We’ll look at how companies are run, and then give you the opportunity to choose particular topics to study in more detail. Every business asks different things of its accountants. You could end up being responsible for cash flow, or carrying out financial audits. Once you’ve got the groundwork in place, we’ll move on to look at financial services. This could cover anything from banking and pensions, to investments and hedge funds. In your career you might end up working on multi-million pound investments or analysing information for a financial audit, so we make sure we cover all the bases. Every business asks different things of its accountants and finance experts. You’ll get a real feel for what’s behind any successful organisation – how it’s financed and managed. How will I learn? You will learn through practical application and delivered lectures, workshops, seminars and group work sessions. - Here at Huddersfield, you'll be taught by some of the best lecturers in the country. We've been the English university with the highest proportion of professionally qualified teaching staff for three years running.* - You’ll be able to connect with leading accounting firms thanks to our Partners in Accountancy scheme. - The Partners in Accountancy firms will offer accountancy and finance students direct input to their studies from leading case studies on technical and professional areas and providing careers support. - In your third year we’ll give you the opportunity to take a placement year that could see you working in a business. What subjects will you cover? You’ll explore subjects such as Financial Accounting, Monetary and Financial Framework and Developments in Banking and Finance, Personal Financial Planning, Financial Management, Management and Cost Accounting for Accountants and Investment and Portfolio Management. *HESA - First awarded in 2016, maintained in 2017 and 2018.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-21
  • Location
    Main Site,HuddersfieldUnited Kingdom