BSc in Accountancy

Brunel University London, United Kingdom
BSc in Accountancy
Next enrollment cycle September 2024 See all cycles
First Year Fee KES 3,385,827
Course Accredited By ACCA
3 Years On Campus Undergraduate Degree

The Brunel Accountancy BSc provides students interested in entering the profession with the knowledge, skills and insights that inform current accountancy practice and financial management.

  • You’ll get a comprehensive grounding in the conceptual, professional and practical aspects of accountancy at national and global levels, and develop your ability to identify and solve complex accounting problems across a range of business scenarios.
  • You also gain a firm understanding of the financial drivers underpinning business leadership, strategy, planning, governance and ethics.
  • You will be trained in Sage Accounting software as well as in analytical packages widely used by business and financial institutions such as SAS, EViews, Bloomberg, Reuters and STATA.
  • We offer two study options. You can choose three years full-time or four years full-time with a one-year professional placement between years two and three that will give you hands-on experience in a real-life working environment. You can tailor the final year of your course to specialise in an area of particular interest.
  • ACCA, CIMA and ICAEW accreditation is available on selected modules within this degree, which means you’ll gain exemptions from certain professional qualifying exams.
  • The theoretical and practical expertise you’ll gain from your Brunel Accountancy BSc will make you a ‘business ready’ graduate preferred by employers in the public and private sectors.

Enrollment Cycles

  • September 2024

Entry Requirements

UK entry requirements

  • GCE A-level BBB (all subjects considered excluding General Studies). 
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma DDM in a related subject.
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma DM in a related subject, with an A-level at grade B.
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma D in a related subject with A-levels grade BC.
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma 30 points, including 5 in Standard Maths or 4 in Higher Maths.
  • Obtain a minimum of 120 UCAS tariff points in the Access to HE Diploma in Business, Computing, Engineering, Humanities & Social Science or Law with 45 credits at Level 3.
  • A minimum of five GCSEs are required, including GCSE Mathematics grade B or grade 5 and GCSE English Language grade C or grade 4 or GCSE English Literature grade B or grade 5.

EU and International entry requirements

  • If you require a Tier 4 visa to study in the UK, you must prove knowledge of the English language so that we can issue you a Certificate of Acceptance for Study (CAS). To do this, you will need an IELTS for UKVI or Trinity SELT test pass gained from a test centre approved by UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) and on the Secure English Language Testing (SELT) list. This must have been taken and passed within two years from the date the CAS is made.

English language requirements

  • IELTS: 6.5 (min 5.5 in all areas)
  • Pearson: 59 (59 in all subscores)
  • BrunELT: 63% (min 55% in all areas)
  • TOEFL: 92 (min R18, L17, S20, W17)
  • This course is designed to give you a comprehensive grounding in the skills, theories and professional practices of the accounting profession.
  • Brunel’s accounting degree consists of compulsory and optional modules and a final 10,000-word dissertation. 
  • This course can be studied 3 years full-time or 4 years full-time with placement, starting in September.

Year 1

  • EC1030 - Financial Markets
  • EC1601 - Professional Skills and Statistics
  • AF1602 - Mathematics for Economics and Finance
  • AF1600 - Accountancy for Business
  • AF1601 - Foundations of Economics
  • EC1040 - Introduction to Financial Accounting

Year 2

  • EC2004 - Company Law and Regulation
  • AF2601 - Management Accounting
  • AF3609 - Taxation
  • AF2603 - Ethics in Accountancy
  • AF2604 - Research Methods for Accountancy Project
  • EC2003 - Financial Accounting and Statement Analysis

Year 3

  • AF3608 - Advanced Financial Reporting
  • AF3602 - Auditing and Assurance
  • AF3603 Financial Management
  • AF3607 - Accountancy Project


  • AF3604 - Comparative and Contemporary Issues in Accountancy
  • AF3605 Strategic Analysis
  • AF3606 Forensic Accountin

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