UWS Clearing

Business & Finance


BA (Hons)

4 years full-time, typically 6 years part-time


September 2023


About the course

Get your career in business off to a flying start with UWS’s BA (Hons) Business & Finance.

Developed in partnership with industry experts, employers and professional associations, this programme will help you develop the knowledge and skills needed to make a positive impact in business and financial professions.

And thanks to our connections with industry experts and professionals, this programme’s teaching and assessments are designed to equip you with the practical experience to tackle the challenges faced by businesses today.


  • Developed in partnership with industry leaders, this degree will provide you with the skills and knowledge sought after by employers.
  • You’ll develop an in-depth understanding of business management and finance – giving you a competitive edge in the graduate employment market.
  • The programme’s focus on real-world issues will ensure you’re ready to tackle the challenges and demands faced by modern businesses.
  • As a BA (Hons) Business & Finance graduate you can gain a part-exemption from professional accountancy exams – saving you time and money.

Applications for this course are open to people currently residing in:


Year 1: Open

Year 2: Open

Year 3: Open

Rest of UK (Eng, Wales & NI) & Republic of Ireland

Year 1: Open

Year 2: Open

Year 3: Open

International (including EU/EEA)

Year 1: Closed

Year 2: Closed

Year 3: Closed

Minimum Entry Requirements

  • Scottish Highers: BCC (69 UCAS Tariff points)
  • A levels: DDD (72 UCAS Tariff points)
  • Irish Leaving Certificate: H3 H3 H3
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma: 24 points
  • Scottish Wider Access Programme: Access to Humanities – BBB
  • SQA HNC / BTEC Level 4 HNC : Accounting or Financial Services
  • SQA HND / BTEC Level 5 HND: Business
  • SQA HND / BTEC Level 5 HND: Acounting or Business with Accounting or Financial and Business Management or Financial Services

How to Apply


You can apply for this course, as well as keep up-to-date with your undergraduate application, via the UCAS Hub.

Your UCAS Hub account will be updated once a decision has been made on your application and you’ll be notified.

Clearing Guide

Clearing can sometimes feel like a bit of an emotional rollercoaster. Don’t worry though as we’re here to guide you through the process, giving you the information and advice you need.

Enquire about this course

If you’re not sure about anything, get in touch – we are here to help!

T: 0800 027 1000 (Freephone within the UK)
T: +44 (0)141 849 4101 (outwith the UK)
E: clearing@uws.ac.uk


We will always try to make sure that we publish accurate course information but we do not accept responsibility for any mistakes or omissions. We will also try to make sure that we deliver our courses in line with our published information. However, we may not always be able to do so and you can find further information about this in our enrolment terms and conditions.