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.
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
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.
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.
These sessions are conducted to achieve balance and eliminate stress and bring positive transformation in our thought-process. The mind-valley sessions help retains the required concentration driving conscious realization.
Industry visits help increase student exposure by enabling them to understand how the organization works, insights on technology, innovation, strategy, infrastructure and other elements thereby giving them more clarity in their career vision.
These are the interesting sessions where students understand the new updates of the financial economy, tax laws and government’s financial reforms which help increase student’s knowledge on the Financial Affairs of the country.
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.
Data Analytics is the science of analyzing data to convert information to useful knowledge. This knowledge could help us understand business better, and further assist in decision making faster and more accurate. The use of Data Analytics in businesses has tremendously increasing giving us more encouragement to use system and tools which can ensure organizational growth to the next level.
The Financial Literacy module covers an in-depth understanding on Derivative market, Capital market and Forex market. The learning of these financial instruments helps students to deliver their expertise in Investment management, financial advisory and consulting services for clients and business at workplace.