University of Derby, BA (Hons) Accounting & Finance

Application Dates
Course Overview
Bachelor's Degree
HELP Damansara
3 years
Study Field

Course Overview

Accounting at Derby is recognised as one of the best courses in the UK. In the Guardian League Table 2016, Accounting and Finance at Derby is ranked in the top four of all Midlands universities, and 17th nationally. Our staff are all professionally qualified and know the industry inside out – they bring insights from the front line of contemporary accounting and finance.

We have designed the course to ensure that, if you select the relevant module pathway, you will be eligible to apply for the maximum exemptions offered by ACCA – which means you can achieve membership for your professional quicker and accelerate your career. We can help you secure work placement, which puts you in professional shoes and shows you the realities of the modern business world. It is all about employability – how you study and what you learn are entirely relevant to the challenges you will face as a professional accountant or manager.


Department of Management Studies

Entry Requirements

Applicants must have one of the following Entry requirements:

  • STPM: Pass in any two subjects (Grade C+, GP2.33)
  • A-level: Pass in any two subjects
  • UEC: 5Bs (Include Math & English)
  • HELP Foundation in Arts / Foundation in Science: Pass with minimum CGPA 2.5
  • HELP Diploma in Business* / Diploma in Information Technology*: Pass with minimum CGPA 2.5
  • CPU: Average of 70% in 6 subjects
  • SAM: TER 70%
  • TEE: University aggregate 50%
  • International Baccalaureate: Minimum score of 24 points
  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma: Minimum average of 60% in 2 subjects
  • Equivalent Foundation / Matriculation Programme accredited by Malaysian government: Pass with a minimum CGPA 2.5
  • Equivalent Diploma* / Advance Diploma* / Degree* programmes accredited by Malaysian government: Pass with a minimum CGPA 2.5. (Exemptions are possible if academic transcripts and course syllabus are submitted for assessment together with application)
  • Malaysian Skill Diploma (DKM) Level 4, approved by Jabatan Pembangunan Kemahiran / Jabatan Tenaga Malaysia (JPK/JTM): Pass
  • Assessment of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL)* / open entry qualifications as recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia (candidate should be of age 21 on 1st day of the year of application).

To be assessed by DOMS, HA. Qualifications are to be submitted for assessment together with application.


MUET Band 2 (Malaysia Student Only)

English Requirements

Applicants must have one of the following English requirements:

  • SPM English: C6
  • O-Level English: Credit
  • UEC English: B6
  • TOEFL: 550
  • IELTS: 6.0


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