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Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance

Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance

Learn how to prepare and interpret financial and managerial information for a variety of users. You'll also gain a sound understanding of investment and finance. Our research-focused academics keep the course up to date with the latest financial, regulatory and accounting requirements and trends.

BSc Accounting and Finance is a flexible course which you can tailor to your own interests and career plans. You could choose to learn more about international banking, or select modules in other areas of business and management such as marketing, human resources management, or project management.

With this accounting and finance degree you will:

  • benefit from direct contact with research-led academics who are experts in corporate governance, taxation, auditing, and financial accounting and reporting
  • gain a thorough grounding in management and financial accounting theory and practice
  • explore possible career paths by taking optional modules in a range of business and management topics
  • benefit from our strong links with industry.
  • attend guest lectures
  • gain accreditations that will enable you to apply for exemptions from professional exams

Our graduates have gone on to work for leading banking and finance companies such as Deloitte and Barclays Capital.

Course Code

Course Code

JPT (N/340/6/0799)
03/25 MQA/PA 13403

 

Intake

Intake

September

Duration

Duration

3 Years

Delivery Model

Delivery Model

Full time in Malaysia

Accounting and Finance

Why Study this Course

Accounting and Finance

Course Structure

In year one, you will gain a vital understanding of the theories and techniques of successful management, and work as a team to develop and pitch a presentation.

In year two, you will gain a greater understanding of business essentials such as financial accounting, company law, portfolio theory, and the principles of audit and taxation.

In your final year, you will undertake independent research and produce a dissertation on a related topic of your choice.

Typical Course Content

Typical Course Content

  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Introduction to Accounting and Finance
  • Introduction to Management 
  • Commercial Law 
  • Introduction to Economics For Non-Economists 
  • Financial Accounting I
  • Management Accounting I
  • Foundations of Business Analytics OR Management Analysis 
  • Company Law 
  • Financial Accounting II
  • Financial Management 
  • Contemporary Issues in Accounting 
  • Principles of Audit and Taxation 
  • Management Accounting II
  • Portfolio Theory and Financial Markets 

Plus one optional modules from the list below:

  • Business Analytics Programming II: Algorithmic Thinking 
  • Digital Marketing for Business 
  • Human Resource Management 
  • Islamic Banking and Finance 
  • Management Ethics 
  • Sustainability Reporting 
  • Financial Accounting III
  • Management Accounting III 
  • Analytical Accounting Case Studies OR Dissertation 

Plus four optional modules from the list below:

  • Advanced Taxation 
  • Advanced Taxation II
  • Auditing 
  • Corporate Governance 
  • Financial Analysis, Information and Markets 
  • Futures and Options 
  • Information, Organisation and Accountability from a Historical Perspective 
  • International Banking 
  • Analytics Implementation Ill: Knowledge Management, Methods and Ethics 
  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainable Business 
  • Marketing in the Digital Age 
  • Project Management 
  • Risk Management 
  • Strategic Management 

Fee and Scholarships

We offer up to 100% scholarships. Chat with our education counsellors to understand your options.

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Entry Requirements

These are our typical offers. We are able to exercise some discretion if you do not meet these requirements. Please contact us for an assessment of your predicted and/or confirmed grades.

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career-opportunities

Career Opportunities

University of Southampton degrees are highly valued by employers. Studying with us will equip you with the skills to operate globally.

Most of our graduates go straight into professional roles within the finance and accounting sector. You’ll graduate with the analytical and problem-solving skills needed for a wide range of financial careers. 

  • Auditor
  • Tax specialist
  • Management accountant
  • Consultant
  • Bank of China
  • Deloitte
  • Development Bank of Singapore
  • Ernst & Young (EY)
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
  • Proctor & Gamble
  • Times Group
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