UWE Bristol - BA Hons Business Management with Accounting and Finance Top Up

UWE Bristol

BA Hons Business Management with Accounting and Finance Top Up

Top up your existing qualifications to an honours degree. This one-year course is equivalent to the final year of undergraduate study and is aimed at students who have previously completed a relevant qualification, such as a Higher National Diploma, in the subject area.

This one-year BA(Hons) Business Management with Accounting and Finance top-up course combines specialist accredited modules in Accounting and Finance with a solid grounding in business. You will be awarded a full BA(Hons) degree upon successful completion.

Why UWE Bristol?

Taught by leading experts, you'll develop crucial accounting skills and explore the fundamentals of global business from an operational to a strategic level.

You'll be part of a supportive, well-connected department, with access to industry through guest speakers, and real-life case studies with companies like PwC, KPMG, Sunlife, Lloyds Banking Group, and Hargreaves Lansdown.

Entry Requirements

  • GCSE: Grade C/4 in English Literature or Language and Mathematics or Statistics, or equivalent. We do not accept Level 2 Key Skills, Functional Skills or Certificates in Adult Numeracy and Literacy as alternatives to GCSEs.
  • English Language Requirement:

    If English is not your first language, you will need to meet the UK Border Agency's and the University's minimum English language requirements such as the International English Language Test (IELTS) overall score of 6.0 with 5.5 in each component.

You should hold an HND or Foundation Degree (or equivalent), or have successfully completed a course which is equivalent to the first two years of a UK honours degree (240 UK credit points (120 ECTS credits)) in an Accounting and Finance discipline.

Career Prospects

This broad business degree gives you diverse career pathways to choose from. There is high demand for graduates who understand business and finance and the role of strategic financial decision making in an organisation's success. This gives you a competitive place in the jobs market and opens up many career options.

These include careers in finance, management, accountancy, marketing and human resources in both private and public sector organisations.

Many students take up graduate management schemes, go on to further study or progress to teaching or research careers. Your career options are truly limitless - one of the benefits of a practical degree with a strong focus on employability.

Course Details

he optional modules listed are those that are most likely to be available, but they may be subject to change.



  • Academic and Professional Development
  • Accounting for Managers
  • Business Project
  • Business Project in Theory
  • Business Strategy
  • Managing Organisational Change.

Optional Modules 

  • Completing Through Quality
  • Credit Risk Analysis and Management
  • Economics of International Financial Markets
  • Financial Crime
  • Financial Technology
  • International Business in Emerging Markets
  • International Financial Management
  • Investment Management
  • Islamic Banking and Finance
  • The Economics of Developing Countries
  • Virtual Business.
*The information’s are correct at the time of publishing, however it may change if university makes any changes after we have published the information. While we try our best to provide correct information, It is advisable to call us or visit university website for up to date information.

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