Where can we take you?
Congratulations on your offer to study Accounting at Alliance Manchester Business School.
Our courses will give you the tools for life. Our campus and city, the time of your life.
All of our courses include a work placement or international exchange year. Work, study, travel - it's up to you!
We’re ranked 5th in the UK (QS World University Rankings 2020).
Eight exemptions from ICAEW ACA exams (plus nine from CIMA and six from ACCA).
Careers and employability
The course has been designed alongside the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) Undergraduate Partnership Programme.
It will provide you with a fast track to an accountancy qualification, and the four-year degree offers you the opportunity of a full-year paid work placement in your third year of study.
The course offers significant exemptions from the examinations of professional accountancy bodies, particularly those of the ICAEW.
Our teaching staff are leading researchers in their fields - some are also qualified accountants.
ICAEW networking events provide opportunities to meet companies who offer internships through the UPP, such as Ernst & Young, Goldman Sachs, and PwC.
Become a Chartered Accountant
You can complete eight out of the 15 ICAEW ACA papers required to become a fully Chartered Accountant.
Your degree is recognised by seven professional awarding bodies.
Many of these partners - ICAEW, CPA Australia, ACCA, CIPFA, CFA, CIMA, and ICAS - offer considerable exemptions, fast-tracking you to qualified accountant status.
Who employs our Accounting graduates?
Example employers include BDO, Deloitte, Ernst & Young, Grant Thornton, HM Revenue & Customs, KPMG, NHS, PwC, and RBS.
Some go on to further study in accounting, banking, and finance.
Learning and support
Why study Accounting?
A course with special partnerships with accounting bodies.
Find out what makes our BSc Accounting degrees so unique and what gives our students the edge in the most competitive graduate market out there.
Support throughout your studies
We provide an active community that welcomes students from all over the world.
You'll make friends through course and society activities and get support in your studies from experienced students through our peer-assisted student support scheme.
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Your University timetable
You will normally study four or five course units per semester.
Each week, there are usually two hours of lectures for each course unit and a one-hour workshop in alternate weeks.
Group work and group or individual presentations will form a regular part of your assignments.
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