Association of Chartered Certified Accountants Professional Stage (ACCA)

Manchester Metropolitan University

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The award
ACCA

How long you will study
9 months

Domestic course fees
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How you will study
full-time

Course starts
September

International course fees
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About Association of Chartered Certified Accountants Professional Stage at Manchester Metropolitan University

Year of entry

2017

Length

9 months full-time

Tuition Fees

UK and EU students

UK and EU students: Full-time fee: £3,575 per year. Tuition fees will remain the same for each year of your course providing you complete it in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study).

Non-EU and Channel Island students

Non-EU international and Channel Island students: Full-time fee: £3,575 per year. Tuition fees will remain the same for each year of your course providing you complete it in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study).

Additional Information

A Masters qualification typically comprises 180 credits, a PGDip 120 credits, a PGCert 60 credits, and an MFA 300 credits. Tuition fees will remain the same for each year of study provided the course is completed in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study).

Additional Costs

Specialist Costs

Optional Estimate: £400

How are these costs calculated?

All of the books required for the course are available from the library. The University also has PC labs and a laptop loan service. However, many students choose to buy some of the core textbooks for the course and/or a laptop. Students may also need to print their assignments and other documents. Campus printing costs start from 5p per page. Estimated costs are £300 for a laptop up to £100 each year for books and printing.

Location

The internationally recognised multi-award-winning Business School at our All Saints campus Manchester

Department

Business School

This full-time course begins on the first Monday of September 2017.

We also offer the part-time Association of Chartered Certified Accountants Professional Qualification, which also starts in September. 

This course is designed to allow those who have successfully completed (or been granted exemptions from) papers F1-F9 to complete their ACCA Professional papers in just nine months.

These papers are taught at the Business School by experienced accountancy specialists who share close links with the accounting bodies. In the Autumn term, you will study two core papers across six taught hours a week, with December exams, before studying the remaining core paper and two option papers in the Spring across four hours a week, with June exams. 

Tuition Fees

UK and EU students

UK and EU students: Full-time fee: £3,575 per year. Tuition fees will remain the same for each year of your course providing you complete it in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study).

Non-EU and Channel Island students

Non-EU international and Channel Island students: Full-time fee: £3,575 per year. Tuition fees will remain the same for each year of your course providing you complete it in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study).

Additional Information

A Masters qualification typically comprises 180 credits, a PGDip 120 credits, a PGCert 60 credits, and an MFA 300 credits. Tuition fees will remain the same for each year of study provided the course is completed in the normal timeframe (no repeat years or breaks in study).

Career options after the course

Upon completion of this programme, you will be eligible to apply for affiliate membership of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). If you successfully complete the examinations for this programme you will be eligible to apply with advanced standing to any of our MSc programmes in the area of Accounting and Finance. The skills, knowledge and professionalism acquired will be sought by organisations of all sizes and not just by accounting firms.

For further information on ACCA visit www.accaglobal.com/graduate.

Decidated career and employability support

The Faculty of Business and Law's dedicated Careers and Employability Service is at your disposal during, and up to three years after you graduate.  With a focus on developing and enhancing your employability skills, there is a range of careers support services on offer during your time here including Professional Development Weeks twice a year, where a festival of skill building activities, training and employer networking takes place.

You are encouraged to explore your employment options during your postgraduate qualification and you will have the opportunity to engage with employers through careers fairs, guest speakers and internships. 

Study options for this course

Notes about fees for this course

Fees for this course have yet to be confirmed and will be updated shortly

Information about fees and financial support

Entry requirements

Typical entry requirements

A minimum of a 2.1 degree classification providing exemption from Papers F1 to F9 of the Fundamental Stage of the ACCA examinations.

OR

Successful completion of Papers F1 to F9 of the Fundamental Stage of the ACCA examinations.

International Students please see mmu.ac.uk/international

There's further information for international students on our international website if you're applying with non-UK qualifications.

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