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.

100%overall satisfaction - BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance**National Student Survey 2018
100%overall satisfaction - BA (Hons) Business Accounting and Finance**National Student Survey 2018
100%overall satisfaction - Accounting and Finance Integrated Masters**National Student Survey 2018

“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

Our new Bloomberg Financial Markets Lab

Our Bloomberg Financial Markets Lab highlights our commitment to delivering the very best experience for our students, giving them an edge in a competitive global jobs market once they graduate – demonstrating that they can quickly contribute to any employer’s business.

Virtual tour of the Bloomberg Suite at Kedleston Road
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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: