You want lucrative, wide-ranging opportunities that challenge you. You can keep up with the changes and bustling nature of the finance world. You’re driven and want to understand the complexity of global financial markets around the world. Our course has the right balance of everything you need to succeed in accounting and finance; niche international content reaching beyond ACCA, knowledgeable and industry-experienced lecturers, influential guest speakers, The Bloomberg Financial Markets Lab, and strong local and London-based professional connections.
This ACCA-accredited course will prepare your thoroughly for the accounting profession and offers significant exemptions from ACCA exams.
You see yourself with a rewarding career in accountancy and finance. Let’s make it happen. We know what it takes to be a specialist in this field, so we design our course to get you on the right track, and to get you practising as soon as possible. Our BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance course is accredited by both ACCA and CIMA which means you get exemptions from their rigorous exams, allowing you to fast-track through their professional qualifications and start working sooner.
This ACCA-accredited course will prepare you thoroughly for the accounting profession and offers significant exemptions from ACCA exams.
You’re ambitious. You understand the kind of skills you need to get ahead in the banking, financial and commercial sectors. We’ll help you gain this skill-set through relevant theory, active learning and hands on experience in our Bloomberg Financial Markets Lab. By building your expertise at ARU, you will have the essential knowledge, and practical preparation to get you off the ground quickly in your first job. From mathematics and economics, through banking and risk management, to financial management, business forecasting and investment analysis, our course is designed to align with the modern financial markets. This means our Banking and Finance programme is packed with relevant and up-to-date knowledge you will use throughout your career. This degree will give you options to explore the right path for you; an investment or retail banker, actuary, tax adviser, financial analyst or economist – you’ll get the desirable skills, so the career choice is in your hands.
You are realistic, practical, industrious, focused, curious, a self-starter. You know that further study is going to be worth it. Our top-up is designed for students like you who already have some qualifications, allowing you to reach full honours status in just a year. A degree will help you stand out to employers, improve your skill set, open yourself up to new ideas and opportunities and learning the language that dynamic businesses speak.
You know you want to be a manager. To do this, you need to be able to make critical decisions on a corporate scale and our BSc (Hons) Business Management and Finance course will give you the skills and confidence you need to be prepared. With a strong focus on strategic thinking and financial management, this course lends itself to the entrepreneurial-minded student eager to develop their leadership abilities. The student who is hungry, ambitious and not afraid of a challenge. Someone exactly like you. With all the expertise of a business degree, the financial element of this course will ensure you have the numeric capabilities to make big business decisions. This is what will set you apart. This is what will ensure you graduate with the edge your future employers are looking for.
Master the legal and policy issues raised by the Digital Economy. Develop cutting-edge strategic business skills and as well as advanced legal knowledge to become a strategic digital business leader or legal practitioner.
You’ve set your sights high which is why we’ve designed our BSc (Hons) Economics to match that ambition. You want course content that will connect you with up-to-the minute ideas and discussions in your subject. At ARU, we ensure you’re at the forefront of current issues, like Brexit, exploitation in labour markets, international business and migration. Economics underpins everything, influencing every aspect of society on a global scale, from government policy to labour and population, and by studying this field you can thrive in a diverse field of careers – the scope is boundless. Graduating with this kind of knowledge makes you valuable to employers as you understand the complexity of modern business and politics.
In addition to gaining firm understanding on International Financial Markets, this course equips you with the specialist skills, knowledge and experience in the use of big data, and statistical analysis to help companies to make more effective business decisions.