BA Accountancy and Finance

at Heriot Watt University Dubai

Under Heriot-Watt University
The BA in Accountancy and Finance is a specialist degree, particularly well suited to those seeking entry into the accountancy profession and careers in financial services or financial management. The aim of the programme is to encourage development of cognitive skills so that as students progress, they develop knowledge and understanding, learn to apply that knowledge and understanding, and become versed in the deeper approach to learning, evidenced by powers of analysis, synthesis and evaluation. Programme benefits Knowledge and understanding of accounting, finance and taxation, which provides a firm grounding for employment in areas including commerce, industry, education and public administration. Communication and presentation skills such as group work, debates, role-playing and effective use of IT to find practical business solutions.

    3 years (full time).

    CBSE or equivalent Minimum of 60% in Grade 12 examinations. American High School Diploma plus SATs with an overall score of 1100 (at least 550 to be scored in both verbal and maths). International Baccalaureate 26 Points or above. Foundation Year Successful completion of Heriot-Watt University Degree Entry Programme (Management). English language proficiency equivalent to IELTS 6.0, TOEFL 550 (paper-based exam); 213 (computer-based exam); 80 (internet-based exam).

    Heriot-Watt University offers undergraduate students the four-year Scottish Honours degree i.e. MA (Hons); however, students can opt to graduate after third year if they wish, leaving with an Ordinary BA degree.

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      PO Box 294345, Dubai, UAE
    • Location
      Dubai International Academic City
    • Phone
      361 6999
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About - Heriot Watt University Dubai

Heriot-Watt University was the first overseas university to set up in Dubai International Academic City, offering top quality British education to students and executives from the Gulf and further afield. At Dubai Campus, you will gain a degree that is taught and examined to the same exacting standards as on our UK campuses, preparing you for success in your chosen career. Dubai study programmes range from Masters programmes in disciplines as challenging and diverse as Petroleum Engineering, Construction Project Management, Management, Energy, Information Technology, and the world-renowned Edinburgh Business School MBA, to undergraduate degrees in Management, Construction, Quantity Surveying and Engineering.

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