This professionally accredited degree provides a firm foundation in accounting and finance, offering you a balance of academic theory and real-life problem solving skills that will be attractive to a wide range of employers.
The degree focuses on the core disciplines of:
You also have the opportunity to boost your employability throughout your degree. This degree offers:
Many of our graduates go on to train as chartered accountants. However, this degree can also lead to a wide choice of other career options, such as finance or general management.
Accounting and Finance at Newcastle is highly regarded, ranking in the top 10 UK universities in The Complete University Guide 2013.
You take one of the following optional modules:
You take 60 credits from the following list:
Our degrees are divided into Stages. Each Stage lasts for an academic year and you need to complete modules totalling 120 credits by the end of each Stage.
Programme modules do change and therefore may differ for your year of entry.
IELTS band : 6.5 TOEFL iBT® test : 90
To study at this university, you have to speak English. We advice you totake an IELTS test. More About IELTS
All candidates are considered on an individual basis. If your qualifications are not listed here, please see our additional entry requirements web pages to find out which other qualifications are considered.
AAB excluding General Studies. GCSE Mathematics at grade A and English at grade B required if not taken at A or AS level.
AAABB at Higher Grade. Mathematics and English required at grade 2 Standard Grade (or Intermediate 2 equivalent) if not offered at Higher Grade. Combinations of Highers and Advanced Highers accepted.
35 points. Standard Level Mathematics or Mathematical Studies required at grade 5 if not offered at Higher Level.
A1A1A1B1B at Higher Level, normally to include Mathematics.
A level 3 unit in Mathematics or Quantitative Methods is essential. At least 30 level 3 credits at Distinction and in addition at least 15 level 3 credits at a minimum of Merit.
In a relevant subject to include at least 90 credits at Merit grade and 90 credits at Distinction grade. GCSE Mathematics at grade A and English at grade B required.
Overall DDD. Business-related subjects preferred. GCSE Mathematics at grade A and English at grade B required.
D3,D3,M2 in Principal Subjects. GCSE Mathematics at grade A and English at grade B required if not offered at a higher level.
For this degree you will need a minimum score of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
Visit our International Students webpages to find out more about our English language admission requirements and English language support courses offered by INTO Newcastle University.
International Foundation Programmes
If you are an international student and you do not meet the academic and English language requirements specified above, you should consider a preparation course at INTO Newcastle University, which will help to prepare you for study on this degree course. INTO Newcastle University is based on the University campus and offers a range of courses including the International Foundation in Business and Management.
No work experience is required.
"The Academic Excellence Scholarship can provide up to a 50 % reduction in tuition per semester. These scholarships will be renewed if the student maintains superior academic performance during each semester of their 3-year Bachelor programme. The scholarship will be directly applied to the student’s tuition fees."
Bursary for UK students all subjects where the variable tuition fee rate is payable.
Alumni Bursary for UK Undergraduate students
* The scholarships shown on this page are suggestions first and foremost. They could be offered by other organisations than Newcastle University.
We have structured this degree to ensure that exemptions are available from some of the professional exams for the: