A degree in accounting can lead to an extremely fulfilling career that makes use of your numeracy and analytical skill set.
As an accounting graduate from Essex Business School, you will have developed key skills which allow you to manage money and adapt to a variety of sectors.
The professional qualification exemptions afforded to accounting students allow you to move towards your chartered accountant status at an accelerated rate which can make you an exciting prospect for your future graduate employer.
On this page you will discover the various accounting specialisms available to accounting graduates and hear from alumni who are working as specialists within the field.
At Essex Business School, our accounting students are given the opportunity to mix accounting with finance and management. The reason for this is that we don’t want our students to go out into the graduate labour market with only one area of expertise, this mix of subjects gives our students an advantage as they go out into the world. The world is so competitive; therefore, we have designed our degree programmes with competitiveness in mind to give our students the edge.