BSc (Hons) Management (Accounting and Finance) with Industrial/Professional Experience
Gain the skills required to become a dynamic manager and focus on your chosen specialism from second year onwards.
Study core and specialist areas of business and management according to your personal or academic interests or career ambitions. Specialise in accounting and finance whilst still benefitting from a huge amount of choice across this flexible course, which includes a work placement in your penultimate year of study.
Examine how organisations finance their activities, reporting and accountability, management accounting and business law.
of our Management placement students achieved a 1st or 2.1 degree (2022 graduates)
of students in employment or further study within 15 months (Discover Uni 2022)
is the current average placement salary, with some earning up to £42,000 (2022-23)
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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 Management (Accounting & Finance) with Industrial/Professional Experience / Overview
Year of entry: 2024
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- Degree awarded
- 4 years including a placement year
- Typical A-level offer
- Typical contextual A-level offer
Grades 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 B (or 6) will need to achieve 5 in any one of the following SL subjects; Maths, Maths Studies, Maths: Analysis and Approaches or Maths: Applications and Interpretation. Alternatively we can accept grade 5 in Middle Years Programme Maths.
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.
- Number of places/applicants
5145 applications for 404* places across BSc (Hons) Management / Management (Specialism) (2021 entry)*Our 2021 intake was larger than previous years. There are approx. 280 spaces for 2022 entry.
- How to apply
Apply through UCAS .
*Applications to this programme are now closed for 2023 entry.*
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Our flexible management courses share a common first year before allowing you to focus on your chosen specialism to enhance your career prospects. With a wide range of course units to choose from, you really can shape your own degree.
BSc (Hons) Management (Accounting and Finance) with Industrial/Professional Experience will suit you if you are interested in how organisations finance their activities and how they keep track of what happens to their money - and want to include a work placement in your penultimate year. Download our work placement guide to find out more.
To graduate with BSc (Hons) Management (Accounting and Finance), you need to have studied at least 40 credits of second-year options (one third of your studies) and at least 60 credits of final-year options (half of your studies) from the accounting and finance subject area.
Since the Management and Management (Specialism) degrees are identical in the first year, transfer between them is straightforward, so you should apply for only one of them.
For details of forthcoming University undergraduate open days, visit open days and visits .
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 addition, Alliance MBS will award a range of Social Responsibility Scholarships to UK and international/EU students. These awards are worth £2,000 per year across three years of study. You must achieve AAA at A-level (or equivalent qualification) and be able to demonstrate a significant contribution and commitment to social responsibility.
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.
Additional eligibility criteria apply - please see our scholarship pages for full details.
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Alliance Manchester Business School was established in 1965 as one of the UK's first two business schools. Today, we are the UK's largest campus-based business and management school, and 'Original Thinking Applied' is at the heart of everything we do. Find out more .
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