International Year One in Accounting & Finance

The International Year One in Accounting & Finance is a first-year undergraduate equivalent programme that builds students’ knowledge and skills in the Business field. You will also study our integrated English for Academic Purposes module which is accepted in lieu of IELTS and will help you improve your English language skills.

Students who successfully complete the International Year One in Accounting & Finance gain guaranteed access to the second year of an international bachelor’s degree at a top-ranked university with hundreds of degree courses to choose from.

What will I study?*

Students enrolled in the International Year One in Accounting & Finance complete a total of 8 modules (4 per semester). Click on the modules below to read a brief overview.

*Please note that our International Year One in Accounting & Finance is currently undergoing a redevelopment process. This update is being meticulously carried out by our subject matter experts and is set to be finalised by our Quality Validation Panel. Consequently, the modules and university progression options for the 24/25 academic year are subject to confirmation. We are committed to providing an updated and relevant curriculum that aligns with the evolving needs of the global business landscape.

How will I be assessed?

The assessment breakdown is generally 25% coursework and 75% exam.

Each semester will include formative tasks that will prepare you for the later summative assessments. You will also complete homework assignments, engage with past examination questions and other activities.

For the summative assessments, you will be evaluated separately in each module.

Why study Accounting & Finance?

Studying an Accounting & Finance related-degree course will enable you to support business activities by ensuring that all financial aspects are under control and that financial management systems run efficiently.

Jobs that are directly related to the Accounting & Finance field are Chartered Accountant, External Auditor, Forensic Accountant, Stockbroker and many more. Besides, there are plenty of jobs where this degree can be useful such as Actuary, Data Analyst, Economist or Retail Banker just to mention a few!

University Progression

By completing the International Year One in Accounting & Finance you will be able to progress to a range of 20+ NCUK Universities across the UK, Australia and New Zealand where you will have over 100+ degree courses to choose from, including popular options such as Economics, Accounting, Marketing, Commercial Marketing and many more!

To find out all the progression options available for students who complete the International Year One in Accounting & Finance, have a look at our University Course Finder. Find out more about the universities that you can progress to by clicking the button below:

Qualification & Module Overviews

The following documents include the ‘International Year One in Accounting & Finance Overview’ along with individual module overviews.

These documents will provide you with overviews of what to expect from this qualification and a wider understanding of each individual module. This includes information on the aims of the qualification, course structures, assessment methods and more.

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Entry requirements

To register for the International Year One in Accounting & Finance, applicants must meet all of the following entry conditions:

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