Why the University of Sunderland, UK?
We could give you dozens of reasons, but these are at the top of Sunderland students' list.
The University of Sunderland is a truly life-changing university, providing higher education since 1901
Ranked 79th Overall in The Guardian University League Tables 2017: the highest climber, rising 30 places in the table
Ranked 62th in The Guardian University Guide 2017: League Table for Accounting and Finance
Member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Completion in 9 months (Full-Time) or 12 months (Part-time)
Total of 6 modules
Combination of examinations and assignments
Ms Gillian Yap
Silver Award Honours Graduate (2016)
BA (Hons) Accounting & Financial Management (Top-Up)
University of Sunderland, UK
Extracted from The First Degree Supplement, TODAY, 30 Sep 2016
"University of Sunderland is a university with good reputation and a respectable ranking position. This, coupled with MDIS reputation for good lecturers and comprehensive facilties, helped me make my decision.
Project management was my favourite subject which has interesting topics to enhance and further my knowledge in the field of accounting & finance."
Read her story here: http://www.mdis.edu.sg/news/mdis-in-the-news/2016/09/i-enjoy-accounting-and-finance-management
Mr Ong Chin Xiang Student (2014)
BA (Hons) Accounting & Financial Management (Top-Up) University of Sunderland, UK
"Studying in MDIS has been a pleasurable and positive experience for me. Students are constantly inspired by the motivational quotes around the campus, and the dedicated and knowledgeable lecturers help make the course fulfilling and interesting. Most importantly, the course allows me to obtain an honours degree in 12 months, giving me a vital head start for all my future endeavours."
A degree in accounting and financial management is highly relevant to the needs of organisations of all sizes.
By completeing the course, you will be adding value to your employability and attractiveness as a professional.
You will develope expertise in business problem solving and decision making through the 'Business Modelling for Decision Making' module, which integrates finance and quantitative techniques.
You will enhance your personal developement and knowledge base through the 'Contemporary Developments in Business and Management' module.
You will develope the generic skill of project management through the 'Managing Projects' module, which involves analysing recent projects against key criteria such as risk, design and control.
To enable students to demonstrate relevant knowledge and understanding of the role of accounting and finance in business organisations
To assist students to develop a range of subject specific and transferable skills which will prepare them for a career in a wide range of commercial and not-for-profit organisations
To develop and maintain an awareness and understanding of accounting and finance in a regional, national and international context
To develop students' transferable skills of analysis, judgment, communication and independent learning
To widen access to undergraduate accounting and financial management courses for students by providing a flexible mode of delivery, with appropriate student support and guidance.
Majority of the modules are assessed by coursework only.
Students who successfully complete the programme will be awarded the Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Accounting and Financial Management from the University of Sunderland, UK. The degree will be the same as that awarded to the full-time students at the University main campus in the UK.
Sunderland Business School
The University of Sunderland is an innovative, forward-thinking university with high standards of teaching, research and support that sits at the heart of one of the UK's most up-and-coming cities. We have strong industry links and work closely with some of the world's leading companies. Testament to our growing reputation, the University was nominated for University of the Year in 2013 (Times Higher Education Awards)
Our Faculty of Business and Law is recognised worldwide; with students from over 70 countries and a presence on three continents, we are playing a major role in preparing tomorrow’s leaders for long and succesful careers.
Our programmes are highly regarded in terms of student experience, teaching standards and relevance to the real world. This has been recognised in the National Student Survey 2012, where Tourism at Sunderland was voted best in the UK for Overall Satisfaction.
We believe that employability is at the heart of the university experience, and this is underpinned by the drive to develop six key attributes in our graduates: capable, enquiring, creative, enterprising, ethical and global in outlook.
Whatever your future ambitions, make a life-changing decision by choosing to study at the University of Sunderland.