Year of entry
Full-time: 3 years
Tuition fees for the 2018/19 academic year are still being finalised for all courses. Please see our general guide to our standard undergraduate tuition fees.
Compulsory Estimate: £10
Optional Estimate: £600
How are these costs calculated?
Scientific Calculator £10. All of the books required for the course are available from the library. The University also has PC labs and a laptop loan service. However, many students choose to buy some of the core textbooks for the course and/or a laptop. Students may also need to print their assignments and other documents. Campus printing costs start from 5p per page. Estimated costs are £300 for a laptop up to £100 each year for books and printing. Total optional cost: £600
Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics
This programme enables you to benefit from the teaching expertise in the department, provided by tutors from both Economics and Finance. You will study how economics and financial decisions affect organisations and their future successes. By gaining knowledge of financial and management accounting, complemented by the study of economics from the viewpoint of consumers, workers, industry, commerce and government, you will be able to utilise this breadth of knowledge when deciding on your career path. This programme is ideal if you aspire to a future career in management and finance-related fields, as skills in both areas are required. This course has a common first year with BA (Hons) Economics and Banking, meaning you have the flexibility to transfer between courses at the end of the your first year.
Your career prospects after the course
Graduates from this course will be ultimately placed to go into careers within the financial services industries but will have gained economical knowledge to pursue careers in financial forecasting, economic and financial analysis.
Large international banks, private wealth and asset management firms, as well as hedge fund management may all be suitable careers for graduates from this course, as would setting up your own independent consultancy or management practice.
In 2014, over 94% of our graduates went directly into work or further study within 6 months of graduation
DHLE survey 2014, for all respondents available for employment or further study and whose destinations are known