1) About Oxford Brookes University Oxford Brookes University has over 150 years of history. We started out as a small School of Art in borrowed teaching rooms and have grown into one of the UK's top modern universities with a local, national and international reputation for teaching and research excellence.
The only UK University in the QS rankings of top 50 institutions worldwide under 50
years old for the 3rd year in a row. Oxford Brookes University is one of the UK’s top 40
universities. There are approximately 18,000 students studying with us and there are
alumni in 189 countries.
Oxford Brookes University is incorporated by Statute pursuant to the Education Reform
Act 1988 and was created a University by the Further and Higher Education Act 1992.
As the University has the power to confer degrees, diplomas, certificates and has a
rigorous systems to ensure the quality and standards of its awards. The University is
subject to review by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) and is
subject to regulation by the Office for Students (OfS).
So although you don’t physically attend Oxford Brookes University to gain the BSc
(Hons) degree in Applied Accounting, the degree programme is managed in the same
way as other degrees offered by Oxford Brookes University and meets the standards
set for UK higher education. By gaining the BSc (Hons) in Applied Accounting, you will
not only demonstrate to potential or existing employers that you possess all the
relevant graduate skills to equip you for a great career in accounting and finance, but
you will also establish an association with a university that has a reputation for