Our accounting and finance degrees are aligned to a series of professional bodies, which can provide you with exemptions that allow you to gain professional or chartered status. As well as providing a route into accountancy, our accounting and finance courses can help you access a range of careers in the City of London and beyond, including as investors, foreign exchange brokers, researchers and analysts.
Opportunities for qualified accountants are extensive and our graduates have found work with companies such as Angel Finance, the Courtauld Institute, Grant Thornton, Hays Agency, Hartley Fowler LLP, the BBC and the Royal Opera House. Other graduates have gone on to work for employers such as Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan and the Royal Bank of Scotland as financial analysts, investment bankers, credit analysts and traders.
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Our accounting, finance and economics undergraduate courses
Accounting and Finance (including foundation year) - BA (Hons)
Our degree has a built-in foundation year and is ideal if you're interested in studying accounting and finance at undergraduate level but don't have the necessary requirements.
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 (including foundation year) - BSc (Hons)
Start your degree in banking and finance with a foundation year, ideal if you don't have the necessary requirements for a standard undergraduate degree.
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.
Economics (including foundation year) - BSc (Hons)
This is the ideal course if you can't meet the requirements to start a standard undergraduate economics degree.
Economics - BSc (Hons)
Explore debates on economic growth, sustainability, banking and financial crises, and prepare for your career with a professional placement.
Economics and Finance - BSc (Hons)
Study this highly-rated undergraduate degree with direct access to market data from Bloomberg, and embark on your career in economics and finance.
Economics, Finance and International Business - BSc (Hons)
Study the ins and outs of business, finance and economics to help you prepare for a successful career in a range of business and finance related roles.
Mathematical Sciences (including foundation year) - BSc (Hons)
This course looks at the modern application of mathematics in different disciplines, including finance, programming, project management and statistics.
Mathematical Sciences - BSc (Hons)
If you love maths but have missed out on formal qualifications, or have taken a break from studying this course will help you develop your skills and knowledge, and prepare you for a successful career in the field.
Mathematics (including foundation year) - BSc (Hons)
This course has a built-in foundation year and is the ideal choice if you don't have the necessary qualifications to enter the three-year standard degree.
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News and success stories from our finance courses
Applications open for Eva Colorni Bursary
The funding, which is open to applications from London Met's undergraduate Economics students until 8 December, is made in memory of the late Italian economist Eva Colorni.
Tackling the 'tax gap'
Sabiha Chakera, Course Leader for Accounting and Finance, discusses the difference between the amount of tax that should be paid to HMRC, and what is actually paid.
Circular Economy practices in Indian manufacturing: roadblocks and solutions
A workshop co-organised by London Met’s Dr Anil Kumar investigated the major challenges to delivering a Circular Economy (CE) practices adoption in the Indian manufacturing industry.
London Met shines in National Student Survey
London Met’s student satisfaction scores well above the average for the UK, with the University placing higher than almost all Russell Group institutions in this year's NSS.
The economic impact of Covid: a bounce back after recession?
Dr Nirmala Lee, Associate Professor in Accounting, Banking and Finance, expects to see an increase in both supply and demand, leading to more jobs becoming available post-pandemic.
Virtual research conferences brings international scholars together
Academics from 16 countries joined the conference to share their expertise on governance, fraud, ethics, as well as women and sustainability in business.
London Met ranks highly for student satisfaction
Our careers-focused University placed in the top ten for student satisfaction for Music, Mathematics and Economics.
The economic impact of coronavirus
“The relatively new and unknown coronavirus may present investors with an investment opportunity,” says Dr Nirmala Lee, Associate Professor in Banking and Finance.
Developing London Met’s future leaders
A successful networking event brought together London Met alumni and final year students to discuss careers in business and management.
Dr Sam Idowu announced as Editor-In-Chief for leading academic research publication
Published by Springer Palgrave Macmillan, the six-volume encyclopaedia will bring together leading global academic research addressing Sustainable Management.
Two graduates win Student Start-Up of the Year award
Two London Met graduates have been awarded the Student Start-Up of the Year award thanks to their hard work and perseverance as part of the Accelerator’s Launchpad programme.
Bank lending: Principles and practice
A new book written by Dr Nirmala Lee, Associate Professor of Banking and Finance, will discuss the challenges and future of bank lending.
London Met lecturer appointed external examiner for the London Institute of Banking and Finance
Dr Nirmala Lee has been appointed to regulate external exams for a prestigious financial regulation organisation.
Discussing Corporate Social Responsibility and Sustainability globally
Samuel Idowu will be attending the fourth international CSR conference, which London Metropolitan University is one of the sponsors.