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Accounting & Finance with a Foundation Year BSc (Hons)

Swansea University

Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.5) 5287 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE NN4F
The BSc Accounting and Finance with a Foundation Year, is a programme for the student who wants to reach the top level of accounting and finance management. The four year course is designed for students with an interest in both accounting and finance (including management accounting, financial accounting, and corporate finance). Providing an excellent foundation in both areas, our course offers significant freedom to choose from a range of optional modules to suit your developing interests. ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
1st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
35th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
29th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
40th

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
Full Time Including Foundation Year
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 - 92 = 8% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Accounting graduate salary at this uni
£20,000
UK Accounting graduate salary
£20,000

Finance

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Finance graduate salary at this uni
£20,000
UK Finance graduate salary
£20,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, May 2020

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

Finance

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
70%
Business Studies
34%
Economics
28%
History
18%
Physics
17%

Accounting

Tuition fees

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Latest Finance / Accounting (General) reviews

Finance / Accounting (General)
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Chloe
29 Feb 20

Accounting & Finance with a Foundation Year BSc (Hons)

I have loved my 2 years at the university, and would much rather be here than at home. I feel the staff try their best...
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Callum
26 Feb 20

Accounting and Finance BSc (Hons)

Great, the lectures have eased me into uni, and prepared me for tests and coursework, facilities are great, especially...

Review breakdown

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How Finance / Accounting (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 85 reviews

5 star 66%
4 star 22%
3 star 10%
2 star 2%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 5,287 reviews

5 star 62%
4 star 29%
3 star 8%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%
Swansea University
CompUniGuide ranking
35th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.5)
The 2019 WhatUni University of the Year winner Swansea University is renowned for its research reputation, teaching excellence and its unique seafront location. Established in 1920, the University is celebrating its Centenary this year. The University has two campuses and comprises seven academic colleges that offer hundreds of undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees with opportunities to work and study abroad. Both University campuses have beachfront locations and are only ten minutes either side of the city centre where you can enjoy the local attractions and nightlife. The Singleton Park Campus is surrounded by leafy parkland, ideal for socialising with friends and playing sport. The Bay Campus has state-of-the-art facilities and great business partnership links.

Where you'll study

Swansea University

Fabian Way Swansea
SA1 8EN United Kingdom Nearest train station: Swansea  0.5 miles away

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