Accounting Online Bachelor and Master Degree Courses in the UK

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University of Portsmouth - - - - - - Portsmouth online Full-time
The Open University - - - - - - Milton Keynes online Part-time
University of Portsmouth 87% - 0% - - - Portsmouth online Full-time
University of Portsmouth 87% - 0% - - - Portsmouth online Part-time
University of Portsmouth 87% - 0% - - - Portsmouth online Part-time
Queen Mary University of London 87% - 0% £9250 - - London online Full-time
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Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Accounting

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £22537 £22844 £27954
25-75 percentile range £19928 - £27527 £17701 - £29009 £20553 - £37760

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £23225 £24485 £31064
25-75 percentile range £20429 - £27415 £19117 - £30262 £23137 - £39401

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Accounting

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Accounting who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Specialisations within Accounting

  • Cost accounting
  • Environmental accounting
  • Financial accounting
  • Forensic accounting
  • Management accounting
  • Public accounting
  • Sports accounting
  • Taxation

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Accounting who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of Accounting (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Accounting at Anglia Ruskin University

40% Finance Professionals
30% Administrative occupations
15% Sales occupations
10% Business and public service associate professionals
10% Teaching and Childcare Support Occupation

Grading Distribution

Students of Accounting in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Accounting

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Accounting studies:
  • Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)

The median salary of graduates of Accounting was £22537 15 months after graduation, £22844 3 years after graduation and £27954 5 years after graduation.

Business Management (Accounting) (Q91-ACC) at The Open University received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 87 out of 100 among 551 respondents.