COURSE OVERVIEW

The OBU Certification is a very unique qualification offered to students by ACCA in partnership with Oxford Brookes University at Alpha Business School. The aim of this Degree to prepare students for career as a professional accountant and equip them with skills and knowledge for their contribution to businesses at large.

To qualify for the Bsc. Degree in Applied Accounting from Oxford brookes University the students has to register themselves with the ACCA body. There are multiple benefits that the students gains with the Bsc.Applied Accounting Degree from Oxford Brookes University; the main one being completing your Graduation towards your Journey of becoming an ACCA Global Accounting and Finance Professional

Whether you aim to complete ACCA’s professional accounting qualification (ACCA Qualification) or not; the Bsc.Degree in Applied Accounting adds a global recognized graduation degree in your formal education’s portfolio further opening doors to international career opportunities in business arena.

ABOUT OXFORD BROOKES UNIVERSITY

Oxford Brookes University is one of the finest universities of UK and ranks amongst the Top 15 Universities of UK for cultural diversities.

The University which gained its status in 1992 is widely recognized for its world class experience to students, research projects, innovation and international partnerships.

By certifying yourself with an Oxford Brookes University Graduation, one not only becomes a successful graduate but also uplifts his/her status being a formally recognized Bachelors Degree holder with Global recognition. This assists the employer and businesses at large to open wider opportunities in student’s career.

ELIGIBILITY

To be Eligible for the BSC degree, the student should

  • Have opted-in to the BSc degree scheme while registering for ACCA;
  • Have a recognized English language qualification certificate, which must be submitted and approved by ACCA, before passing FR, AA and FM;
  • Have successfully passed paper LW on or before June 2014 qualifies as Proof of English Proficiency.

THE STRUCTURE OF THE PROGRAM

    • Accountants in Business
    • Management Accounting
    • Financial Accounting

    • Corporate and Business Law
    •  Performance Management
    •  Financial Reporting
    •  Taxation
    •  Audit and Assurance
    •  Financial Management

    • UNIT 1: ETHICS AND PROFESSIONALISM
    •  UNIT 2: PERSONAL EFFECTIVENES
    •  UNIT 3: INNOVATION AND SCEPTICISM
    •  UNIT 4: COMMERCIAL AWARENESS
    •  UNIT 5: LEADERSHIP AND TEAM WORKIN
    •  UNIT 5: LEADERSHIP AND TEAM WORKIN
    •  UNIT 7: DATA ANALYTIC
    •  UNIT 8: INTEGRATED CASE STUD

  • The research report is a 7,500 word document on any one of the 20 research topics (as per ACCA guidelines) which analyses and evaluates the accounting and business information of an organization.

    • It is a 2000 word statement that provides information on the understanding that the student has made for his/her role during the project. The objectives have to be achieved and the conclusion is drawn at the end of the project analysis.

Alpha Business School - OBU Mentor

The Oxford Brookes BSc degree program instructs that students must have a Project Mentor to support and guide them as they complete the Research and Analysis Project. Such a Mentor has to be approved by OBU; OBU conducts a screening certification and on successful completion of which the Mentors are registered.

The students can subscribe themselves with Alpha Business School for the OBU certification and also Mentorship.

At Alpha Business School; students can find certified mentors to support their research and analysis report and provide guidance and feedback to students about their research activities. They will also be asked by Oxford Brookes University to confirm that they have been the Project Mentor and that the Research and Analysis Project is the students own work.

Oxford Brookes University requires that the student has at least three meetings with the Project Mentor. At Alpha Business School; the Project Mentor meetings not only focuses on the planning and research needed to prepare a good Research and Analysis Project, but also on the opportunity for the student to develop skills in listening, questioning and presenting the findings.

FINPLAN ADVANTAGE

Internship Program assists the students to convert their knowledge into experience thereby enhancing their skills before they join full-time at workplace. Internships may be paid / non – paid. Students are sent for internships every year.

Presentation skills, English Communication, Image Management, Resume building, Interview Techniques and similar agendas are the part of Corporate Workshops delivered by Industry experienced professionals to enhance students overall personality.

Business Analytics includes the delivery on importance on use of technology to form analysis from the database which helps companies derive various strategies, statistics and tools for growth and future developments. This includes Information Technology sessions taken by highly experienced trainers in the Certified Financial Labs of the institution.

COURSE CERTIFICATION