What will I learn?

Throughout the BA Accounting and Finance degree, you’ll study a breadth and depth of accounting and finance subjects giving you the opportunity to take your knowledge to a new level. Areas of study may include accounting information, the legal, regulatory and social context within which accounting operates.What’s more, if you choose the relevant modules, you may gain exemption from some of the ACA, ACCA and CIMA examinations once you’ve completed your degree. Just another small step that will help make your way up the career ladder a little easier.**Flexibility**Subject to optional module choice and successful completion of your first year – it may be possible to change your degree path to either Accounting and Management or Finance. (Students who require a Tier 4 visa will need to check this in advance with the Tier 4 regulations which are in place at the time).**Year 1**In the first year, compulsory modules will provide you with an introduction to accountancy and the key fundamentals to examine and evaluate modern financial markets. Typical modules may include introductions to financial and management accounting, economics, finance and mathematics and statistics.**Year 2**In the second year, compulsory modules allow you continue your studies in accounting and finance with a choice of optional modules considering the broader financial context including management, taxation and law and the opportunity to study a foreign language.**Year 3**Moving to a more research-led teaching orientation in the third year, you are required to produce a double module Dissertation in an area of accounting and finance areas. Additionally, you will study two compulsory modules exploring the world of accounting. You will have the option to choose two modules from a range of management, accounting and finance options. You may also choose to continue your study of a foreign language.For more information on this course, please see our website.

Which department am I in?

Durham University Business School

Study options

Full Time (3 Years)

Tuition fees
£21,500.00 (US$ 26,529) per year
This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

28 September 2020

Venue

St Cuthbert's Society

12 South Bailey,

Durham,

DH1 3EE, England

Full Time (3 Years)

Tuition fees
£21,500.00 (US$ 26,529) per year
This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

28 September 2020

Venue

St Chad's College

18 North Bailey,

Durham,

DH1 3RH, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students need to have: AP and SAT Subject exams - A combination of 3 AP or SAT Subject examinations at scores of 5 (AP) and/or 720+ or better (SAT) in different subjects is equivalent to A*A*A, A combination of 3 AP or SAT Subject examinations at scores of 5 (AP) and/or 700+ or better (SAT) in different subjects is equivalent to A*AA, A combination of 3 or 4 AP or SAT Subject examinations at scores of 5 (AP) and/or 700+ or better (SAT) in different subjects. If students apply with 4 APs they can have the score of 5,5,4,4, otherwise they need 5,5,5 is equivalent to AAA, A combination of 3 AP or SAT Subject examinations at scores of 4 or better (AP), including at least one at grade 5, and/or 650+ or better (SAT) in different subjects is equivalent to AAB or ABB. One of the AP/SAT Subject scores can be replaced by a full-year Honors level course at B+ or better or a full-year college level course at B+ or better. For students wishing to gain entry to a programme that required A level Mathematics, AP Calculus BC at grade 5 is mandatory to gain entry. For students wishing to gain entry to a programme that requires GCSE Mathematics, SAT Reasoning Maths at 670+ or a maths related AP course is mandatory to gain entry. IELTS: 6.5 (no component under 6.0).

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About this uni

Durham University connects a rich history with modern values to create a well-respected and forward-thinking institution.

  • Durham hosts over 18,000 students from across the world
  • Named top 30 international university in the world
  • The university received the TEF gold teaching standard
  • Durham is one of the top 5 universities in the UK