BA (Hons) Business and Accounting



Three years full-time. Please enquire for part-time options.


The programme is based around a variety of core subjects and optional subjects. The core subjects provide a solid education in the essential areas of business, while the range of options allow students to choose from a variety of specialised subjects. This approach satisfies a broad spectrum of individual interests and career aspirations and focuses not only on knowledge, but also on the development of essential skills required in business.


There is a wide range of career opportunities for graduates, including both public and private sector employment opportunities in Accounting & Finance, Finance Controlling, Business Administration and Marketing.

Entry Requirements

The following table lists the qualifications to be considered for entry into the University of Northampton Undergraduate Degrees.

All programmes are taught in English and applicants with previous education outside of English speaking countries must demonstrate suitable English language proficiency. Students will require one of the following qualifications in order to enrol for a foundation or undergraduate programme at Edulink International College Nairobi:

  • Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE)
  • International Baccalaureate (IB)
  • International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE)
  • General Certificate of Education (GCE)
Undergraduate Entry Requirements
Qualification Minimum Grade Required
International Foundation Course 55% and above (University of Northampton x4 C grades including English)
BTEC Level 3 Pass
A Level Minimum of x5 upper Level and A Level passes of C grade
International Baccalaureate 25 points
Successful completion of a Diploma or First Year of a Bachelor’s degree at a recognised University.

Mature Entry

Mature entry may be allowed for applicants who have been outside formal education for some time. Applicants must show evidence of at least three (3) years experience in business, or a related field and must have obtained a mean grade of C in KCSE. Mature students may be subject to an interview from the Head of the Faculty under which the chosen programme sits, to ensure that your previous education and practical experience is appropriate for entry onto your chosen course.

Credit Transfer

There is the possibility for credit transfer, or recognition of prior learning available within the programmes offered. This is at the sole discretion of the University of Northampton but in principle the following applies. Please speak to one of our admissions officers for further clarification.

*All of our applications for admission onto undergraduate programmes are subject to approval by the University of Northampton. Please include relevant work experience which may support your application.

Please contact our Admissions office for further assistance. Email :

What you will study

Year 1

  • Introduction to Management
  • Business Environment
  • Business in Society
  • Accounting information systems
  • Introductory Accounting and Finance
  • Financial skills and Numeracy

Year 2

  • Strategic Business Analysis
  • Operations Management
  • Information Technology for Business
  • Managing Finance and Financial Decisions
  • Accounting Software and Models
  • Financial Environment

Year 3

  • Debates in Strategic Management
  • Business Project
  • Cross Cultural Management
  • International Money and Finance
  • Advanced Accounting and Finance
Tuition Fees
  University of Northampton Undergraduate Business Programmes
  Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
Enrollment Fee 35,000 N/A N/A
Tuition Fee 440,000 440,000 440,000
Bookpack^ 30000 30000 30000
Caution Money 40,000 N/A N/A
Medical Insurance^ 30000 30000 30000
Total 545,000 470,000 470,000

 * A range of payment plans are available

Please note:

  • Enrolment Fee – Payable on admission to the programme. Non refundable
  • Tuition Fee – this is an Annual Tuition Fee for the programme
  • ^Bookpacks – are optional
  • Caution Money – Payable on admission to the programme. Refundable less damages/penalties at the end of study period. Non-transferable towards tuition fees. 
  • ^Medical Insurance – Payable on admission annually, unless exempted. Non-refundable.