About the Department of Accounting & Finance Business School

We are one of the largest accounting and finance departments in the UK with over 30 academic members of staff and a large number of visiting academics.


The department offers a wide range of programmes and courses in accounting, audit, tax, accounting information systems, accounting applications, quantitative methods and analysis, financial management, risk management, financial services, banking, financial markets and institutions, and financial modelling. We are proud of our accounting and finance subjects which are ranked within top five in London for course satisfaction and teaching, by Guardian University League 2016. 

We also received a Gold Centre award for 2017-18 from the International Association of Bookkeepers for outstanding performance in the Computerised Bookkeeping exams that our BA Accounting and Financial Information Systems and BA Accounting and Finance students do in year 2 of their studies.

Accreditation and professional bodies

Our undergraduate programmes have received the maximum levels of accreditation from the major professional bodies:

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
The Association of International Accountants AIA logo
The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales  


With Canary Wharf and the Financial District of London close by we have strong links with the industry institutions, professional bodies, corporations and consultancies. Our programmes offer highly relevant and academically stimulating curriculum that meet employers' needs.


Our Centre for Governance, Risk & Accountability produces cutting-edge research and is actively engaged on projects with industry, the public sector and local businesses.

Please come and find out more about our people and activities.

Professor Alex Stojanovic
Head of Department