For those who enjoy mathematics, pay attention to the details and have an interest in business affairs, our accounting, economics and finance courses will help you on your way to a career doing something you love.
Jobs in the accountancy and finance industries are often some of the highest paid, giving you a great opportunity to become a high salary earner on graduation. Graduates of accounting, economics and finance are some of the most sought-after employees, both internationally and in the UK, meaning your skills and experience should be in high demand.
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What our students say
"There were many amazing moments at London Met that I won’t forget, but the main highlight was that my course prepared me for the world of work."
All available accounting, economics and finance courses
Accounting and Finance (Extended Degree) - BA (Hons)
The Accounting and Finance Extended Degree is an alternative route into higher education if you didn't meet the entry requirements for an undergraduate degree. It provides a sound foundation for a professional, managerial or business career.
Accounting and Finance - BA (Hons)
The Accounting and Finance BA comes with a high level of professional exemptions from the accounting bodies ACCA, ICAEW, CIPFA, AIA and IFA.
Banking and Finance (with Integrated Professional Training) - BSc (Hons)
A variation in the Banking and Finance BSc (Hons) degree, this course includes a further year in paid employment in a finance services related organisation and is an excellent way to boost your employability.
Banking and Finance - BSc (Hons)
This degree focuses on global banking and financial services, examining the development, significance and challenges of banking and finance in the modern world. If you want a career in global banking in London, one of the world's financial epicentres, then look no further.
Business Economics - BA (Hons)
This course studies economic, investment and financial operations in organisations. You'll graduate ready for the business world, with strategic thinking and practical skills.
More about accounting, economics and finance at London Met
Our accounting, economics and finance degrees are designed to give you a broad understanding of key financial markets, statistical concepts and what makes a business likely to succeed. You’ll also learn about working in both large and small organisations, and how you can tailor your approach to each.
We’re one of the few universities offering you access to Bloomberg data throughout your studies. Bloomberg is a financial service that allows you to look at financial data, which is used around the world in bank dealing rooms and investment houses. You’ll also have access to Bloomberg data, which stores real-time financial prices and valuations.
Learn from outstanding lecturers
The staff teaching on our accounting, economics and finance courses have experience in taxation, management accounting, public audit, financial reporting and information systems. You’ll also have the opportunity to attend presentations from guest speakers who visit the University to share insight into their industry.
Increase your employability
Employability is a key part of all our courses at London Met. Our work-related learning module, which is available to all our undergraduate degree students, can give you real-life experience of your chosen job sector, allowing you to put your skills into practice and providing a stronger start to your career.
A lot of our graduates go on to work in banking, chartered accountancy, import and export, marketing agencies and accountancy firms. Many of our accounting, economics and finance courses are also accredited by professional bodies, giving your qualifications extra weight.
Industry and workplace links
We maintain strong relationships with industrial and workplace partner organisations as well as professional bodies and public service organisations that make the most of our location in London. Many of our courses are also endorsed and accredited by professional bodies.
Our employability record
Employability is at the heart of what we do. Here at London Met we are immensely proud of our employability record, with 96.7% of our graduates either in work or engaged in further study within six months of graduation (Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey 2016–17, released July 2018).