University of Worcester

151-200 th
European Teaching Rankings 2018
Henwick Grove, Worcester, Worcestershire, WR2 6AJ, United Kingdom

Business & Finance (Placement Year)

**Set yourself up for a future career in the well-paid finance sector by developing competence in financial, and general management. This course gives you access to regular coaching, specialist academic staff, business leaders, and the professional financial services network including exemptions from ACCA, ICAEW, CIMA, CIPFA and Associate Membership of the IFA.** Subject expertise in finance, alongside a grounding in contemporary business issues (such as globalisation, global trade, governance and sustainability), signal that you are a numerate, astute and commercially-focused graduate. Active experience through applied projects, placements, internships and study abroad will enable you to demonstrate the business knowledge, commercial acumen and professional skills valued by employers. Our range of fun extra-curricular activities, such as sport clubs, societies, cultural visits and the student social scene further add to your university experience and personal development. - Gain an insight into general management and access a wide range of optional modules that complement your development as a specialist in financial management - Gain exemptions from ACCA, ICAEW, CIMA and CIPFA and Associate Membership of the IFA and Chartered Management Institute - Enhance your employability through internships, consultancy projects, a one-year paid placement and integrated coaching from experienced business leaders - Experience international cultures and develop a global mind-set through options to work and study abroad - Develop your own business idea through the Business School’s Incubator - Work with qualified finance specialists who have extensive experience of management (including with KPMG, Grant Thornton and HM Treasury), consultancy or running their own business - Compete for the Hereford & Worcester Chamber of Commerce prize for ‘Outstanding Performance in Accountancy & Finance’

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons)/BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Sandwich including industrial placement
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Worcester
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £12,100
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons)/BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Sandwich including industrial placement
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2019-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Worcester
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £12,100