Salford Accounting and Finance

BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance

Programme Summary

The Accounting and Finance degree course is designed to meet the needs of both students seeking a

high level career in financial or business management and of employers seeking a high calibre of

business graduate.

It provides you with a thorough understanding of accounting and finance within the wider context of

business and management and prepares you for employment in a wide variety of managerial careers.

The Degree is placed 1st for student satisfaction by The Complete University Guide 2017

Excellent career potential with a course accredited by the Chartered Institute of Public Finance

Accountants, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, the Association of Certified

Chartered Accountants and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants


Programme Structure

All Accounting and Finance students study the same modules in the first year, after which you are given the flexibility to review and change your options depending on which subjects interest you the most. This approach gives you a vital foundation in key business disciplines to support the subjects you go on to study in your second and final years. It also means that all students achieve the same level of Accounting and Finance knowledge at the end of their first year.

Programme Content

Year 1

  • Principles of Accounting
  • Principles of HRM
  • Business Statistics
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Principles of Economics
  • Business and the Accountant

Year 2

  • Financial Accounting
  • Financial Management information systems
  • Financial planning and Software applications
  • The International Regulatory and Economic Environment
  • Professional Development
  • Law in Business Context

Year 3

  • Business Taxation
  • Management accounting for control
  • Audit Framework
  • International and Business Finance
  • International Financial reporting
  • The Professional Accountant

Entry Requirements


  • Minimum of five at grade C or higher, including English language and Maths

UCAS tariff points

  • BSc: 260-300 points With Professional Experience: 280-320 points

GCE A level

  • 3- ‘C’ Grade Passes

BTEC National Diploma

  • DMM/DMM - DDM with placement

International Baccalaureate

  • indicatively 24 points for International Baccalaureate Diploma (25 points for experience year)

Supports and Facilities

  • Highly qualified faculty with relevant industrial experience.
  • Friendly and accessible staff.
  • Library with books covering the range of subjects and options for the programmes study, plus periodicals and internationals journals.
  • On-line access to electronic Journals and Periodicals.
  • High-tech multimedia computer facility with unlimited Wi-Fi internet access
  • Air-conditioned lecture rooms & syndicate rooms for group work and discussions that provide a comfortable learning environment.
  • Social and cultural activities
  • Canteen and recreation facilities.


Contact Details


Imperial Institute of Higher Education
No.25 ½ , Tower Building , Station Road
Colombo 04
Sri Lanka
M:- 0772226666