Why should you join the University of Bedfordshire’s BA (Hons) in Accounting ?

  • Affordable programme with convenient payment options!
  • Accredited and internationally recognized Bachelor’s degree!
  • Students receive maximum exemptions from ACCA modules (F1-F9)

Course Description
The BA (Hons) in Accounting course franchised by the University of Bedfordshire provide a direct route to a professional qualification in accountancy in that it attracts the professional body exemptions from both the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and Association of International Accountants (AIA).

Throughout the three years and particularly through projects in the final year, students will learn to address different business problems with professional attitude and with skills much sought after by employers.

This qualification is a gateway to a range of professional careers in accounting, finance, and banking.

Awarding Body
This qualification is awarded by the University of Bedfordshire.

MNQF Level
Level 7 Bachelors Degree (view MQA approval).

Academic Requirements
Applicants must have at least one of the following minimum entry requirements:

  • 2 A Level Passes (C or above)
  • Completed ACCA Knowledge Level
  • Completed ACCA Skills Level
  • Other Accounting Qualifications may also be acceptable on a case-by-case basis.

Course Structure


Year 1

  • Foundations of Business Communications
  • Foundations of Business Management
  • Law for Business Management
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Introduction to Accounting and Finance

Year 2

  • Practice Weeks: Career Planning
  • Corporate and Business Law
  • Project Management
  • Data Analysis for Economics and Business
  • Management
  • Taxation [UK]

Year 3

  • Specialist Project in Accounting
  • Financial Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Financial Management

3 Years (6 Semesters).

Intakes: February and October.

Mode of Study: Face to Face (Male’ Campus only)

Course Assessment
Assessments will be through a mix of examinations, assignments, presentations and case-studies, all prepared and marked by University of Bedfordshire.

Course Fee and Payment Plan
Payments can be made in installments. Please see Course Fees and Payment Plan for information.

Students who complete the University of Bedfordshire’s BA (Hons) in Accounting may use it as a standalone professional qualification or progress on to a Master’s degree programme.

How to Apply?
Candidates may apply online or download and complete application, which can be submitted to College Reception on the First Floor of H. Vaifilaa-age, Janavaree Magu. Applicants are requested to read the Terms and Conditions for Studying at MAPS College before applying.