Management Accounting (Hons) Top-up, B.Sc.

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University of Derby Online
The BSc (Hon) Management Accounting degree will equip you with the relevant skills to pursue management accounting positions within a sector of your choice. This course allows you to top up existing qualifications to a full undergraduate degree. It explores the complex and challenging nature of the management accounting and business environment.
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  • Programme outline
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  • Admission requirements
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This top up degree is ideally suited to holders of CIMA’s Advanced Diploma in Management Accounting and those interested in obtaining a degree in Management Accounting who have professional accounting qualifications or external business, finance or accountancy qualifications (up to level 5).
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Benefits of studying online

Studying online gives you the flexibility to study at the most convenient time and place for you. Course modules still operate within a fixed trimester but you can choose to study during the day, in the evenings or at the weekend rather than having to attend fixed lectures.

Our teaching staff are all professionally qualified and have industry as well as academic experience. They also teach on the professional body courses, such as ACCA and CIMA, which means they understand the most current professional standards. That’s important because you need to be sure that what you’ll learn is up to date and relevant to today’s business world.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 15 months
  • Study intensity Part-time
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration part-time 22 months

      15-22 months

    • Part-time variant
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    • Time flexibility
      Fully structured
    • Attendance
      No Attendance
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request
    • Student interaction
      Online group works/assignments

Programme Structure

  • Financial Strategy
  • Independent Study
  • Research Methods
  • Risk Managemen
  • tStrategic Management

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For direct entry onto the course you will need one of the following:

  • CIMA Advanced Diploma (E2/P2/F2) in Management Accounting
  • ACCA - Any 6 papers from F1-F9
  • HND or Foundation Degree in business, accountancy or finance or equivalent overseas qualification
  • Edexcel BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma in Business with accountancy or finance
  • ICAEW Professional Stage qualifications
  • CIPFA Professional Diploma.
If you do not meet the entry criteria above but have one of the qualifications listed below, you may be eligible to join the course after passing a level 5 Macroeconomics for Business module:
  • CIMA Operational level plus at least 3 years of relevant full time work experience within the financial sector
  • ACCA F1-F3 plus at least 3 years of relevant full time work experience within the financial sector
  • HNC in business, finance or accountancy plus 3 years relevant full time work experience within the financial sector.
Additional Exemptions
  • If you have completed CIMA’s Strategic Level modules (E3/P3/F3) (or part there-of) you will be eligible for exemptions – contact us for more information.

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Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 4320 International
  • GBP 4320 EU/EEA

Total cost of programme*


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