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Undergraduate Pathway in Accounting and Finance

Students can enter at either Stage 1 (University Foundation) or Stage 2 (First Year Degree), depending on their qualifications. Students are guaranteed progression to the second year of a relevant degree, providing that progression criteria are met. Stage 1 and 2 take place in ICP using dedicated lecturers and benefit from small class sizes.

Pathways at the University of Portsmouth

High School

 
 

Location

Fees

Stage 1: University Foundation

£7,300 (1 Semester)
£11,800 (2 Semesters)

Stage 2: First Year Degree

£11,800

Stage 3: Second Year Degree

£12,600

Stage 4: Final Year Degree

£12,600

Duration

Stage 1: 1-2 semesters

Stage 2: 2 semesters

Intakes

Stage 1: September, January and June

Stage 2: September and January

Stage 1: University Foundation

Location

ICP at the University of Portsmouth

Modules

  • ICT Skills
  • Business Studies
  • Mathematics for Business
  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Business Law
  • Business Management
  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication 1

Modules description - 1 semester

Modules description - 2 semester

Stage 2: First Year Degree in Accounting and Finance

Location

ICP at the University of Portsmouth

Modules

  • Economics
  • Introduction to Management Accounting
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Business Information Systems
  • Principles of Finance
  • Business Law
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication 4

Modules description

Stage 3: Second Year Degree

Location

Portsmouth Business School, University of Portsmouth

OPTIONAL SANDWICH YEAR

Stage 4: Final Year Degree

Location

Portsmouth Business School, University of Portsmouth

Degree awards from the University of Portsmouth

* Stated University of Portsmouth fees are a guide only and are subject to change. For the most up to date fee listings please visit port.ac.uk/fees. All ICP course fees may be subject to review. Current fees are listed at port.ac.uk/icp.

**Sandwich year not available

Popular Careers

  • Commercial Banking
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Analyst
  • Financial Planning
  • Forensic Accounting
  • Insurance
  • Investment Banking
  • Management Accounting
  • Money Management
  • Real Estate
  • Taxation

The Subject Group of Accounting and Financial Management at the University of Portsmouth is ranked ranked 32nd in the UK (The Times Good University Guide 2015). Those wishing to pursue a career in finance or accountancy can get a fantastic start thanks to the exceptional level of teaching and the high number of professional exemptions available.

Students choosing to pursue an Undergraduate Pathway in Accounting and Finance are able to take advantage of Portsmouth Business School's top-of-the-range facilities and the department's strong affiliations with local businesses and the wider community.

Up to nine exemptions from the ACCA Member Qualifications are available to students graduating with a BA (Hons) Accounting with Finance degree. No other university in the UK can offer more exemptions and this is just one of the integral reasons why this degree is such an excellent choice for those considering a career in accountancy.

This degree also allows up to five exemptions from Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) papers at Certificate level, and up to two exemptions at Operational level and Management level.

  • BA (Hons) Accounting with Finance offers an accelerated route to qualifying with one of the professional accounting bodies such as ICAEW, CIMA and ACCA.
  • The University of Portsmouth is ranked 32nd for Accounting and Finance in the UK (The Times Good University Guide 2015)
  • 3 possible start dates (September, January, June)