Accounting undergraduate courses

Prepare to join a dynamic new generation of financial experts.

At Derby we offer strong employer partnerships, real world learning and a broad choice of courses to launch and accelerate your accounting career.

On all of our accounting degrees you will gain hands-on experience with the latest professional data and information services, including Bloomberg and specialist accounting software.

Work placements and internships deepen your understanding while consultancy projects will help you put your learning into practice. Masterclasses, guest lectures and mentoring by leading professionals bring your knowledge right up to date.

Whatever your career plans, we’ll equip you for a place at the heart of contemporary business. As a qualified accounting professional, you’ll be on a direct route to the highest level of any organisation – with the capacity to work in any industry, anywhere in the world.

Top10Accounting and Finance at Derby ranked Top 10**The Guardian University Guide 2020
96%overall satisfaction - BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance**National Student Survey 2019
Top10Accounting and Finance at Derby ranked 9th for Teaching Quality**Times/Sunday Times 2019 University Guide

“Invaluable skills and knowledge for your career”

“The skills and knowledge that I have gained will no doubt be invaluable throughout my career. I am really glad to have done my Accounting placement at Molson Coors.

I would certainly recommend everyone to find a placement if they can as it’s a very rewarding experience.”

Why you should study Accounting and Finance at the University of Derby
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What our Accounting graduates do

Accounting graduates are always in demand and so there is lots of potential for you to fulfil your ambitions.

Career opportunities open to graduates include:

Companies our graduates have gone on to work for:

How Derby helped Michael Hackley achieve his career goals

Our Accounting and Finance degree gave Michael Hackley all the knowledge and skills he needed for his career

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