international Accounting

BSc (Hons) International Accounting (Top-Up)

awarded by University of Northampton through LSM

Course Overview

The pace of global economic change is relentless. Companies wanting to stay ahead of their competition will be looking for people that understand the challenges and factors involved in this changing outlook. Accounting is more than just a computational skill. This course develops your ability to analyse and evaluate real-life situations, and effectively communicate your views and opinions.

The accountant is a key player - providing management with information to enable successful decision-making, planning and control. To achieve this, you will consider the practical techniques involved in Accounting and Finance, and critically analyse the theory behind them.

More than just a degree, this programme also offers significant exemptions from the Association of International Accountants’ (AIA) exams.

Entry requirements

  • WASSCE or three GCSE’s and two A Levels AND

A good command of English (equivalent to IELTS 6.5 or above) 

Plus the access qualification below

The EduQual Diploma in Business Management (Accounting and Finance - (SCQF, Level 8) is also accepted as an entry pathway for this programme


  • A Higher National Diploma or equivalent (Edexcel, ABE, NCC) or Foundation Degree in a related field. Alternatively, applicants must hold professional qualifications up to level 5 such as AIA, IFA, ACCA, or CIMA.
  • International students with Higher Diplomas or degrees from their own country will be considered. The English requirement for this course is IELTS 6.0.

About University of Northampton

 Established in 1924 as Northampton Technical College, The University of Northampton is now a dynamic, modern university based in Northamptonshire, the heart of England. In 2012, the University of Northampton was recognised as England's No 1 University for employability* and held an 89% student satisfaction rate in 2014. At the heart of all that the University of Northampton does is the commitment to transform lives and inspire change.

Module synopsis

You will cover two core areas in International Finance and Accounting. The students are required to complete 5 modules (coursework) and earn 120 credits to obtain the qualification. Through the assessments, students are required to consider the practical techniques involved in accounting and finance and then continue to develop skills to critically analyse the theory behind such techniques.


 Accounting Dissertation

 40 credits 

 International Money and Finance

 20 credits

 Corporate Governance

 20 credits

 Accounting and Finance for Managers

 20 credits

 Business Communication

 20 credits

 Total no of credits

120 credits

 Total fees for students

 £  6,000.00

Students are personally responsible for paying their fees into CBC’s account.

CBC will NOT be held responsible for any arrangement between you and any other person

(staff/Agent/ non staff of concord)

Make your own deposit & send the pay slip to CBC!!!