Accounting and Finance (including Foundation Year) BSc (Hons)

Chester Business School

University of Chester

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( 4.2) 1568 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE NN4K
**Begin a dynamic route to a high-flying career by joining our top ranked, professionally accredited course. Delivered by a team committed to making your career aspirations and professional objectives a reality in today’s global economy.**Your transformation from student to professional accounting graduate begins here. You will develop professional, in demand, Accounting and Finance skills through practical application and real business experiences. You will secure major exemptions from the... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

Accounting & Finance
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
39th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
98th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
64th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
Full Time
4 Years

Accounting

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 88 = 12% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Accounting graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Accounting graduate salary
£19,000

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Accounting

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
55%
Business Studies
37%
Economics
23%
History
19%
Information & Communication technology
15%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within England. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Scotland. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Northern Ireland. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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International Students
International Fees
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Accounting and Finance (with Professional Placement Year) BSc (Hons)

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3 star 13%
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University of Chester
CompUniGuide ranking
98th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
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Originally based on one campus in Chester, the University of Chester now offers over 400 single and combined honours undergraduate degrees across a number of specialist sites. Across each site, they seek to provide an immersive subject experience, where you can benefit from dedicated professionals, like-minded students, and industry-standard equipment, all on one site. The University scored 85.87% overall satisfaction on the 2018 National Student Survey, which was above the sector-wide average by 2.39%. The University of Chester describes itself as an open, inclusive and supportive University, committed to creating an inspiring learning experience, and supporting students to reach their full potential.

Where you'll study

University of Chester

Parkgate Road
Chester
Cheshire
CH1 4BJ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Bache  0.5 miles away

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