Accountancy and Economics

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Program Details

Studying Accountancy and Economics at Aberdeen is a great way to prepare for a sparkling career in international finance, business, politics, media and a variety of other sectors. You will gain a thorough grounding in the theory and practice of accountancy, set within the wider perspective of the global economy. You will be taught by leading international economists whose work influences government policy.

You will develop a solid understanding of accountancy and develop the analytical and evaluation skills required to process accounting information in a modern economy.

You will study the microeconomics of business and society, the macroeconomics of the world economy and will learn about economic challenges in a variety of political, social and historical contexts.

You will have access to professional training facilities, such as our Bloomberg finance lab, which is used by major financial service companies across the world. This technology integrates real activity in financial markets directly into our students’ courses.

Your skills will develop in a dynamic learning and research environment, inspired by staff with a wide range of professional backgrounds, both in accountancy and finance. You will be taught by leading international economists, such as Professor Alex Kemp, who is a world authority on oil and gas markets and an adviser to the Scottish Government and health economists, whose work influences Scottish and UK policy decisions on public health issues.

You will thrive in the international, dynamic environment of our Business School with classmates from over 40 nationalities creating a truly global experience. You will be supported by teaching staff and dedicated careers advisers, who will help you develop as an individual with the skills and attributes sought by employers in business, government, education and private consulting.




Requirements
IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
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OVERALL - 6.0 with: Listening - 5.5; Reading - 5.5; Speaking - 5.5; Writing - 6.0

Requirements
75% or above

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Indian School Certificate or Higher Secondary School Certificate Arts: At Standard XII a minimum percentage of 75% overall. Additionally, a minimum percentage of 80% in English at Standard XII or our normal English language requirements. The University of Aberdeen will also accept successful completion of the first year of a University degree programme as qualifying for first-year entry. Science: At Standard XII a minimum percentage of 75% overall, including 75% or more in two science subjects, or Mathematics and a science subject. A minimum grade of 75% is required where the prospectus specifies good performance in a particular subject. Additionally, a minimum percentage of 80% in English at Standard XII or our normal English language requirements Engineering: At Standard XII a minimum percentage of 75% overall, including 75% or more in Mathematics and Physics. Additionally, a minimum percentage of 80% in English at Standard XII or our normal English language requirements Law: At Standard XII a minimum percentage of 80% overall. Additionally, a minimum percentage of 80% in English at Standard XII or our normal English language requirements.

Requirements
3.0 or above

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Science & Engineering Method 1 For entry to the BSc/BEng., we look for: High School GPA of 3.0 Plus one of the following standardised tests: SAT 1250 or ACT composite score of 26 Plus one of the following standardised subject Tests: 1 SAT Subject Test with a score of 600 or AP Subject Test with a grade of 3 or above from either Math, Biology, Chemistry, or Physics OR Method 2 3 AP examinations (in relevant subjects): 3+ or 3 SAT subject tests (in relevant subjects): 600+ Law For entry to the LLB, we look for: a minimum High School GPA of 3.3 Plus one of the following standardised tests: SAT score of 1320 (post-March 2016), with 650 in Evidence-Based Reading and Writing, ACT composite score of 28, OR 2 SAT Subject tests with a score of 650, OR 2 AP Subject Test at grade 4 OR Method 2 3 AP examinations (in relevant subjects): 4+ or 3 SAT subject tests (in relevant subjects): 650+.

Requirements
75% or above

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Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSSC) Law, Arts & Social Sciences: Higher Secondary School Certificate (science or arts version): an average of 75% or better. For degrees involving Accountancy, Economics or Finance, a mark of 75% in Mathematics is needed. We also require 75% (HSSC) English. Science: A minimum average grade of 75% or more, including 75% or more in two science or Mathematics subjects. We also require 75% (HSSC) English. Engineering: A minimum average grade of 75% or more, including 75% or more in two science or Mathematics subjects (one science must be Physics. Chemistry also required for Chemical and Petroleum Engineering). We also require 75% (HSSC) English. Medicine: GCE A-levels, International Baccalaureate or Scottish Highers required.

Requirements
60% or above

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Thanawiyah Science: A minimum average mark of 60%, including 60% or more in Mathematics and a science subject. In addition we require successful completion of the first year of an appropriate BSc degree programme at a university in Bahrain with a good average grade, or satisfactory completion of an approved science foundation course. Engineering: A minimum average mark of 60%, including 60% or more in Mathematics and Physics. In addition we require successful completion of the first year of an appropriate BSc/BEng degree programme at a university in Bahrain with a good average grade, or satisfactory completion of an approved science foundation course.

Requirements
75% or above

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General Secondary School Certificate (Shahadat-al-thanawia-al-a’ama) Science: An overall average of 75% or more, including 75% in Mathematics and a science subject. In addition we require successful completion of the first year of an appropriate science degree programme at a university in Kuwait with a good average grade, or satisfactory completion of an approved science foundation course. Engineering: An overall average of 75% or more, including 75% in Mathematics and Physics. In addition we require successful completion of the first year of an appropriate BEng degree programme at a university in Kuwait with a good average grade, or satisfactory completion of an approved foundation course.

Requirements
75% or above

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General Secondary Education Certificate (Tawjihiyah) Science: An overall average of 75% or more, including 75% in Mathematics and a science subject. In addition we require successful completion of the first year of an appropriate science degree programme at a university in Saudi Arabia with a good average grade, or satisfactory completion of an approved science foundation course.

Requirements
75% or above

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General Secondary Education Certificate (Tawjihi) Science: An overall average of 75% or more, including 75% in Mathematics and a science subject. In addition we require successful completion of the first year of an appropriate science degree programme at a university in Jordan with a good average grade, or satisfactory completion of an approved science foundation course. Engineering: An overall average of 75% or more, including 75% in Mathematics and Physics. In addition we require successful completion of the first year of an appropriate BEng degree programme at a university in Jordan with a good average grade, or satisfactory completion of an approved foundation course.

Requirements
80% or above

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Secondary Education Certificate of Al-Azhar Arts and Social Science: An overall average of 80%. In addition we require successful completion of the first year of a degree programme at a university in Egypt with a good average grade. Science: An overall average of 80% or more, including 80% in two science subjects. In addition we require successful completion of the first year of an appropriate science degree programme at a university in Egypt with a good average grade, or satisfactory completion of an approved science foundation course. Engineering: An overall average of 80% or more, including 80% in Maths and Physics In addition we require successful completion of the first year of an appropriate Bachelor of Engineering degree programme at a university in Egypt with a good average grade, or satisfactory completion of an approved foundation course.

Requirements
BBB

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Standard: BBB Minimum: BBC Adjusted: CCC

Requirements
32 - 34

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32 points, including 5, 5, 5 at HL.