BSc (Hons) Business Accounting with Industrial/Professional Experience
A collaboration between The University of Manchester, PwC and the ICAEW (Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales), this new programme combines academic study, integrated professional work placements and progress towards the ICAEW Chartered Accountancy qualification, the ACA.
Our 'Flying Start' degree offers the best of both worlds - a traditional university experience and the perfect springboard to a graduate career at PwC.
scholarship for every Flying Start student
PwC have been voted the Accountancy employer of choice for a record-breaking 19 years (The Times Top 100 Graduate Employers survey)
opportunity to complete 12/15 ACA papers during your degree
bursary available for eligible students
World University Rankings
5th in the UK and 18th in the world for Accounting & Finance (QS World University Rankings 2022)
7th in the UK and 32nd in the world for Business & Management Studies (QS World University Rankings 2022)
BSc Business Accounting with Industrial/Professional Experience / Overview
Year of entry: 2024
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- Degree awarded
- Bachelor of Science (BSc)
- 4 years
- Typical A-level offer
- Typical contextual A-level offer
AABFind out more about contextual admissions.
- Refugee/care-experienced offer
Applicants who have been in local authority care for more than three months or have refugee status may be eligible for an offer two grades below the standard requirements.Find out more about contextual admissions.
- Typical International Baccalaureate offer
36 points overall. 6,6,6 in Higher Level subjects.
Students without GCSE/iGCSE Maths at grade A (or 7) will need to achieve 6 in any one of the following SL subjects; Maths, Maths: Analysis and Approaches or Maths: Applications and Interpretation. Alternatively we can accept grade 6 in Middle Years Programme Maths. We do not accept Maths Studies for BSc (Hons) Business Accounting applicants for the purposes of meeting our Maths subject requirements.
Students without GCSE/iGCSE English Language at B (or 6) will need to achieve 5 in SL Language A: English Language and Literature or Language A: Literature. If Language B: English is offered at SL we would need you to achieve a 6.
Applicants studying the International Baccalaureate Career Related Programme (IBCP) should contact the academic School prior to applying so that their academic profile can be considered.
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BSc Business Accounting with Industrial/Professional Experience is a collaboration between The University of Manchester, PwC, and the ICAEW (Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales).
It combines academic study, integrated professional work placements, and progress towards the ICAEW Chartered Accountancy qualification, the ACA.
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Fees for entry in 2024 have not yet been set. For entry in 2023 the tuition fees were £9,250 per annum for home students, and are expected to increase slightly for 2024 entry.
Policy on additional costs
All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).
In recognition of students passing their first year of this prestigious but challenging programme, students will be awarded a scholarship in years 2-4. This scholarship will be £7,450 over years 2-4 (£2,483 per year). Both home and international students will be awarded the same amount of scholarship.
PwC's Flying Start Financial Bursary is aimed at supporting students with the day-to-day costs of University life. If you meet the bursary eligibility criteria and join the BSc (Hons) Business Accounting 'Flying Start' programme in autumn 2022, a £10,000 bursary will be awarded to you, split across the four years of the degree. Read further details, including eligibility criteria.
The Manchester Bursary is available to UK students registered on an undergraduate degree course at Alliance MBS who have had a full financial assessment carried out by Student Finance England.
In addition, Alliance MBS will award a range of Social Responsibility Scholarships to UK and international/EU students.
The School will also award a number of International Stellar Scholarships to international students achieving AAA at A-level (or equivalent qualification). Applicants who exceed AAA and/or have supplementary qualifications (such as EPQ) will receive additional consideration
Please see our scholarship pages for full details.
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