Bachelor of Accounting (Honours)

University of The West of Scotland
United Kingdom
Bachelor's Degree
Study mode
4 years
Total tuition fee (local)
USD 9,401
Total tuition fee (foreign)
USD 53,202

Entry Requirements

  • SQA Highers: BBBC, (ABBCC/BBBCCC (over 2 years)) including English plus SQA Standard Grade Mathematics or equivalent.
  • GCE A-Levels: CCC, plus 3 GCSEs including English and Mathematics.
  • Irish Leaving Certificate: BBBC.
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma: 24 points (to include 2 Higher subjects at 4 points).


Year 1
You will undertake a range of accountancy subjects, such as financial and management accounting as well as more general modules where accountancy is put into perspective in the business world.

Year 2
This year develops financial and management accounting and introduces specialised areas of accounting such as personal tax and financial management.

Year 3
Financial and management accounting are studied at a higher level and tax is extended to businesses. Auditing is introduced as another core module and together these allow you to gain excellent practical and theoretical knowledge.

Year 4
You will complete a dissertation on your choice of subject and will study the development of accounting standards and contemporary issues in accounting. Optional modules include accounting theory and history and international finance.

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