Accounting and Finance

Professional exemptions/credit for prior learning

Depending upon modules studied and performance, graduates of BSc (Hons) in Accounting and Finance or BSc (Hons) Business and Accounting may obtain credit towards the qualifications of the following leading professional accounting and finance bodies:

Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW)

Up to 8 papers possible depending on modules taken.

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Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

Maximum 9 papers possible depending on modules taken.

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Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA)

Up to 7 exemptions depending on modules taken.

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Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS)

Up to 5 papers possible from the Test of Competence level depending on modules taken.

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Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)

Exemption from up to 5 exams (E1, P1, F1, P2 and F2) depending on modules taken.

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The Association of Corporate Treasurers (ACT)

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