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Business with Accounting (Year 3 Direct Entry) Undergraduate prospectus

  • Want a strong business skill set and an understanding of accounting?
  • Top-up your foundation degree, HND or two years of higher education in business or management to an honours degree.
  • Greenwich is one of the top two most globally diverse universities in the UK, US, Australia and New Zealand, by Hotcourses Diversity Index.

Overview

Overview

Accounting is a versatile discipline, constantly evolving in response to the economic environment. It is at the heart of all business decisions and encompasses a wide range of career opportunities. 

This degree enables students who have previously completed a foundation degree, an HND, or two years of higher education in business or management to 'top up' to an honours degree with a focus on practical management and accounting. 

You will develop the key business skills in decision making, project management and leadership that are sought after by employers. In addition to a strong business skill set and an understanding of accounting, you will gain practical management skills that will be of immediate use to you in a working environment.

Ranking

Greenwich is one of the top two most globally diverse universities in the UK, US, Australia and New Zealand, by Hotcourses Diversity Index.

We have also been named as one of the "most international" universities on the planet by Times Higher Education magazine.

What you'll study

Entry requirements

You should have: 

A minimum of 120 credits at Level 4 and 120 credits at Level 5 in a relevant subject with an average overall score of 60%, with no failed or referred courses.

  • We accept alternative qualifications. To find out more, please contact us.

Extra information

Careers

This programme will prepare you for managerial roles with a financial focus as well as a wide range of other careers, from auditing to global management consulting.

Employability

You will connect with employers through our dedicated Business School Employability Team who focus on developing your employment skills. They also provide you with CV support and will invite you to employment fairs to network with employers and recruiters from industries.

Extracurricular activities

Our Greenwich Employability Passport scheme recognises and rewards your participation in additional activities such as part-time work, volunteering, student societies or industry guest lectures.

Business start-up

You will be encouraged to enter the university's Enterprise Challenge which rewards student entrepreneurship and innovation. Previous winners received a prize of £5,000 for their idea of developing an enterprise and study hub.

Fees and finance

Your time at university should be enjoyable and rewarding, and it is important that it is not spoilt by unnecessary financial worries. We recommend that you spend time planning your finances, both before coming to university and while you are here. We can offer advice on living costs and budgeting, as well as on awards, allowances and loans.

Find out more about our fees and the support available to you at our:

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