Financial and business skills are precious for companies. Our programme has been developed in close partnership with industry experts to provide you with the essential knowledge and skills to thrive in accounting and business-related positions.

After this degree completion, graduates will be equipped with a solid understanding of accountancy and other business functions as well. If you desire to become a financial manager, an accountant or even an investment broker, this degree is suitable for you.

As it explores the basis of accounting activities while providing you with insights in management and business functions, this course will help you to develop your ability to run your own business considering all the financial aspects of it. It also allows you to apply theory to practice by undertaking live projects for local industry partners. Students have the opportunity to develop a personal business plan as an option for your final year research project, with our industry partners contributing to your business development process.

Key features

  • Learn about how important financial management is in business and learn how much of a critical role it plays in business
  • Gain insights into contemporary management and finance issues which can be faced in the workplace
  • Enhance your employability through internships, consultancy projects, a one-year paid placement and integrated coaching from experienced business leaders
  • Work with academics and entrepreneurs who have extensive experience in accounting and finance, management and consultancy
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Key Facts

Level
Undergraduate – Level 6
Credits
360
Mode of Study
Campus – Full Time
Duration
3 Years (4 Years with IFD)
Fees per year
UK / EU – £9,250
International – £12,000
Payment Plan
Available
Scholarship
Available
Intakes
February, June, October

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Learning Outcomes

  • Build problem-solving skills, and the ability to argue your actions

  • Learn the techniques for correct oral and written communication

  • Acquire knowledge about the nature of the different organisations

  • Knowledge of the theory, methodology, organization and technology of accounting and auditing in various companies

  • In-depth theoretical and practical training in the services for ongoing removal, summarization and analysis of accounting information

  • Acquire skills for organising and maintaining accounting, for carrying out control and audit, as well as for the implementation of the legislation in accounting and auditing

  • The acquired knowledge from the modules provided in the programme allows to successfully professionalise various positions in public and corporate administration such as accountants, invoice, auditors, price lists, bank employees, etc.

Modules

Year 1

  • Communication Skills for Business

  • Corporate Social Responsibility

  • Customer Relationship Management

  • Financial Techniques for Managers

  • Marketing Mix

  • People in Organisations

  • Resource Management

  • Business Environment

Year 2

  • Business Law

  • Business Organisations in Global Context

  • Finance for Managers

  • Managing Communication

  • Marketing Principles and Practice

  • People Management

  • Planning a New Business Venture

  • Research Project

Year 3

  • Audit & Assurance

  • e-Business and e-Marketing

  • Business and Management Strategy

  • Financial Reporting

  • Professional Learning trough Work

  • Project Management

  • Entrepreneurship and Creativity

  • International Marketing

Progression Route

Once you complete the 1st and 2nd year you will achieve ATHE Level 4 and Level 5 Extended Diploma in Accounting. 3rd year would be delivered and awarded by Glyndwr University and you will achieve a final degree BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance.

Entry Requirements

We accept candidates who have achieved a wide range of credentials, including any post-16 qualification in the UK.
Functional, Vocational and other essential skills are recognised and taken from all around the world. Please get in touch with us to discuss the specific requirements for your country.

  • 112 – New UCAS points
  • We would normally expect you to have Grade 4 / C in GCSE English and Maths.
  • Must include passes at A2 in at least two subjects.
  • Extended Diploma or Diploma
  • Diploma with 25 points including a minimum of 15 points at Higher Level.
  • Access to HE Diploma (QAA approved) with 60 credits overall and 45 credits at Level 3
  • Level 2 equivalences such as Level 2 Functional Skills in English / Maths, Level 2 Key Skills in Communication / Application of Number and Level 2 Adult Literacy / Adult Numeracy
  • Overall IELTS 6.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in Writing and Speaking; minimum 5.5 in Reading and Listening (or recognised equivalent).

If you do not meet the entry requirements as mentioned above, please contact us to find out other possible entry routes.

Assessments

Assessment is by completing assignments and meeting the criteria for each of the modules. These assignments are meant to demonstrate your achievement of learning objectives. All units within this qualification are internally assessed, which the awarding organisation externally verifies.

The assignments submitted by learners must achieve the learning outcomes and meet the standards specified by the assessment criteria for the unit. Learners can make pass, merit or distinction grade depending on the quality of assignments and questions attempted. To achieve a merit or distinction grade, the learners must demonstrate that they have met all the criteria set for these grades.

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Fees

Tuition fees cover the cost of a student’s academic studies. It usually includes teaching costs, registration and examination fees (not repeat or tailing modules, re-sit fees or coursework resubmission). Any costs associated with work placements will be the students’ responsibility.

Full Time Fees £9,250 per year
Full Time Fees £12,500 per year

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Scholarships

The level of competition for scholarships and educational awards is very high. We recommend that you apply for the programme early if you plan to use it for a related prize.

For some of our scholarships, you will need an offer to study the programme to be eligible. Even where it is not a requirement, holding an offer to study can often benefit a funding application.

We are delighted to offer a scholarship covering student’s fees.

Eligible applicants must be nominated by an educational, professional or any other organisation of which they are part. This scholarship is available to both UK, EU and other international students. Potential candidates will be judged on academic, professional and extracurricular performance. An academic board will make final decisions.

Scholarships are available for candidates under the Global Ambassador Scholarship scheme. The total value awarded will be determined by your academic and professional achievements.

Applicants must provide recent financial information. We will consider any circumstances, and please contact us for more details.

Fee Reduction

We are proud to offer our students scholarships to support their tuition fees. T&C Applies

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Employability

The purpose of the Undergraduate degree in Accounting and Business is to offer the foundation accounting knowledge needed to progress to employment or further study in accountancy and finance, alongside business and personal skills that are transferable to any sector and additional business knowledge relevant to accountancy. It offers a broader focus which enhances employability and is particularly suitable for young people studying full time.

Career Progression

There are a number of routes you can take after university – and everyone’s journey will be different. You could search for a graduate job, enrol on a postgraduate programme or set up your own business.

Chartered accountancy offers a prestigious career with lots of opportunity for progression and high earning potential.

Company secretaries work in a strategic and influential way to ensure that a company operates within the law.

External auditors combine first-rate people skills with a high level of attention to detail to help businesses of all types and sizes achieve their performance potential.

A career in forensic accountancy will suit you if you’re looking for a specialist role which requires meticulous attention to detail and excellent numeracy skills, combined with an investigative mindset.

Economists collect, study and analyse data in order to provide specialist economic advice to a wide range of organisations.

If you’re resilient, good with numbers and enjoy negotiating and communicating, a career as a purchasing manager could be for you.

You’ll need to be a people person with a keen financial mind to excel as a tax adviser.

Retail managers are responsible for the day-to-day running of a store, with the aim of maximising profits, while minimising costs.

Further Study

Some roles will require further study, whether it’s to gain membership to a professional body, further your knowledge in a specific area of business, or even branch out into a different field.

And while postgraduate study (e.g. a Master’s) and MBAs are a common choice, many business graduates will find that professional qualifications are a great way to stand out. Not only do they provide vital training and knowledge, but they’re also recognised by employers worldwide.

Popular professional bodies include:

  • Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)

  • Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)

  • Chartered Management Institute (CMI)

  • Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM)

  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

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If you are interested in applying, we encourage you to visit the School and meet with our recruitment and admissions staff. This is neither a requirement nor an expectation if you are planning on applying to the programme.

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How to Apply

Enrolling at LSB will help you study in a diverse mix of cultures, providing an opportunity to socialise and make friends from nations across the globe. Apply now, and one of our Admission Advisors will be in touch to support you through the process.

You can use the following link to apply for the programme: https://www.lsbuk.com/apply/

  • Personal details

  • Family information

  • Extracurricular activities

  • Global interests and experiences

The application fee is £100.

  • Proof of your academic achievements, including official school transcripts

  • Evidence of English proficiency, i.e: TOEFL/IELTS/ Functional Skills Level 2 (if English is not your native language)

  • GMAT/SAT/ACT scores (optional)

  • One academic reference

  • A Personal Statement as an essay (400–500 words)

  • Scholarship and financial aid application included with the application form

In order to assess your eligibility for the programme, we will review your profile and your expectations from your career. This will be done via an in-person, telephonic or video conversation. In addition, we will mark your English proficiency for the course as well, and advise on further actions to be taken on your part.

Once your application and personal assessment interview are completed, you will receive an admission decision within two weeks. If you have any questions regarding the status of your application, feel free to contact your Admission Advisor.

If you are accepted into the program and have decided to start your studies at London School of Business, you must confirm your place prior to confirmation deadline.

Once we confirm your student status with us, we will be sending out useful information regarding your pre-arrival, and pre-enrolment.  Not only that, we will work alongside to make sure you have a seamless arrival in the UK.

Need Help Choosing A Programme?

Choosing the right programme is an important part of your future success. Our dedicated student counsellors are happy to assist you in choosing the right programme that best suits your professional goals. Please contact us on +44 (0)20 3305 8124 or send us an email to undergraduate@lsbuk.com to discuss your requirements and obtain an application form.

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