Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Accounting and Finance

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Accounting and Finance


The University of Greenwich and the HKMA offer the Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Accounting and Finance programme (BAAF) to assist executives to pursue a professional qualification in the area of accountancy through continuous academic advancement.

The programme has been validated by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). Graduates of the programme are entitled to a maximum exemption of six ACCA papers*, which brings students closer to the status of a professional accountant*.

* The exemption granted is subject to the decision of Association of Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA) on individual basis, based on the academic achievements of individual student.


Why choose the University of Greenwich BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance Programme?

Recognition of Degree

  • Degree is conferred by the University of Greenwich.
  • Equivalent academic status and recognition to the local students in UK.
An Express way for a Reputable UK Degree

  • International recognised university.
  • Worldwide recognised fully accredited UK degree.
Attainable in ONE Year

  • 5 Taught Modules which can be completed in 12 months.
ACCA Accredited Programme

  • Seeks to ensure Exemptions from the ACCA
Reasonable Programme Fee

  • Affordable and Competitive.
Fully taught by experienced local associate faculty

  • Taught by experienced local associates and academics, who are practicing accountants or academic.
  • A good mixture of academic learning and practicality can be ensured.

Talent Development Fund

Talent Development Fund: Now open for application. Successful applicant will be awarded $20,000. (Applicants must meet the requirements of the scheme. Only new application of the programmes are accepted and students are not allowed to apply fund for programmes which are currently enrolled.)


Information at a Glance

Commencement Date:

Deadline for New Application:

Tuition fee

payable by THREE instalments

Medium of Instruction:

Brochure Timetable Application Form

University of Greenwich

University of Greenwich has been providing higher education for over 125 years. The University is a public, research university with four faculties: Architecture, Computing & Humanities; Business School; Education & Health; and Engineering & Science. The university operates across three campuses: Greenwich and Avery Hill in London and Medway in Kent. It has over 38,000 UK and international students studying at three campuses in the UK, and an additional 17,000 students studying overseas.

Achievements of University of Greenwich:


Alumni of the University of Greenwich

Professor Charles Kao

Professor Charles Kao

  • 2009 Nobel Prize winner in Physics for his ground breaking research in fibre optics.
  • A graduate of Electrical Engineering programme at the University’s predecessor, Woolwich Polytechnic, in 1957.

Professor Abiy Ahmed

Mr Abiy Ahmed

  • Prime Minister of Ethiopia since 2018.
  • 2019 Nobel Peace Prize winner for his efforts to achieve peace and international cooperation.
  • A graduate of MA in Transformational Leadership and Change in 2011.


Programme Structure

The BAAF Programme is a part-time evening programme and can be completed in 1 year over 3 academic terms. Each term lasts for 4 months.

Year 3

Module Credit No. of Lectures
1. Advanced Management Accounting 15 10
2. Advanced Financial Accounting
3. Finance 30 20
4. Audit and Assurance
5. Strategic Financial Management

Year 2

120 Credits Exemption

Qualified Candidates are exempted from this part

Year 1

120 Credits Exemption

Qualified Candidates are exempted from this part

Articulation Path

Graduates of BGAF programme can articulate to the Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Accounting and Finance programme (BAAF) offered by University of Greenwich.

Bachelor of Arts (Hons)
Accounting and Finance (1 year)

(Reg. no. 251227)
University of Greenwich, UK

Advanced Diploma in
Professional Accounting Studies (1 year)

ACCA offers F1 – F9 exemptions to the graduates who have completed BOTH BGAF and BAAF programme.

*It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognize any qualification to which these courses may lead.


Upon completion, students will be awarded the Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Accounting and Finance by the University of Greenwich.

Financial Assistance

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Accounting and Finance is an approved programme of the Extended Non-means-tested Loan Scheme (ENLS)(Link: Extended Non-means-tested Loan Scheme (ENLS)) . Students can apply for an ENLS loan to cover the tuition fees payable of this programme.



HK$ 62,700 payable by THREE instalments

Entry Requirements

Applicant who holds:

  1. HKMA Advanced Diploma in Professional Accounting Studies OR
  2. Accounting-related qualifications in diploma level, which equate in level and content to the first two years of the Accounting & Finance degree programme OR
  3. Accounting-related sub-degree (either Higher Diploma or Associate Degree)
  4. Applicant must be proficient in English language and are required to provide evidence of proficiency if educated in a language other than English:
    • Grade D or above obtained from HKCEE (Syllabus B) OR
    • Grade D or above obtained from HKALE OR
    • Level 3 or above from HKDSE OR
    • Equivalent English Proficiency such as IELTS 6.0 or TOFEL 550, etc.


Course Details

Ms Mandy Kwok
Phone: 2774 8599
Mr Sam Wong
Phone: 2774 8513

General Enquiry

Phone: 2774 8500 / Ivy Ng 3468 6023 / Shino Choi 3468 6024 / Windy Ng 3468 6025
Email: /
Fax: 2365 1000

It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognise any qualification to which this course may lead.