17/05/2021

Looking for a career path? Get a degree in Accountancy

Study an Accounting degree at the University of Bolton, No.1 in the North West for the past three years in Student Satisfaction in the Complete University Guide and No.2 in Teaching Quality in the Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020. 

Results are finally in, and everyone is thinking about where they are going to university, or maybe asking if university is right for them. And you know what? It’s the perfect time to start an accounting degree. A lot of people may be talking about pandemics and lockdowns and recessions, but you have an amazing opportunity right now to follow an accounting career path.

Because it’s all a bit crazy out there, there has never been a better time to study and enhance your knowledge and skill set. Work towards employment, which you’ll be ready for in a few years time, and skip all the drama and stress of a slow market that exists today. For Postgraduates, it’s even a good time to think about going back to higher education and growing your skills and qualifications.

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Why study Accountancy?

Numbers make the world go round, and Accountancy and financial management are the only reasons anything works. Setting your sights on an accounting career path is important to be successful in this industry. Every company on the planet needs good Accountancy, and it’s so important that four of the largest companies on earth, “The Big Four”, are built around Accountancy.

Do the names Deloitte, Ernst & Young, KPMG and PwC ring a bell? That’s where a degree in Accountancy could land you. You could be managing the books for a FTSE 100 company and getting all the perks of working for a major global organisation where personal and professional development are highly valued. 

Taught by qualified and passionate lecturers, our accounting degrees are professionally accredited by:

- The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

- The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW)

- The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)

- The Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA)

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So the million dollar question, why study at the University of Bolton?

Simple. Our students are some of the happiest in the country because at Bolton we are proud to put our students and their needs first. Not forgetting the incredible scene in Greater Manchester and our brilliant student union, students love to learn at Bolton because we teach hands-on courses designed to build you a career that you’ll enjoy.

With flexible study plans, a high ratio of lecturers to students and a range of professionally accredited courses, Bolton students leave university prepared for real work in the real world.

Contact us now

Don’t waste another minute. Places can go fast, so if you think an accounting degree at the University of Bolton could be the right course for you, have a look at our range of course options right now, get in touch, and come and enjoy #UniAsItShouldBe.

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