AAT passed finalists, save more than 1.5 Million Rs
BA Hons International Business and Finance degree in just 2 years for AAT passed finalists.
AAT is a leading professional body in the field of accounting with 150,000 members in the world.
As an AAT passed finalist, students are eligible to enroll in the 2nd year of the Imperial College of Business Studies bachelor degree,
BA Hons International Business and Finance degree program also giving eligibility to complete two of the largest professional qualifications,
ACCA and CIMA within the same degree syllabus.
This is an opportunity for students to multi qualify in 1 syllabus within the same time duration,
for almost the same investment which is recognized all over the world.
The degree BA Hons International Business and finance is offered by the University
of the west of Scotland which is a state campus that is ranked in the top 3% of universities in the entire world
Advantages of joining the second year of the degree program.
students will receive direct entry to the 2nd year due to the completion of AAT,
allowing the students to complete the 3 years Hons degree program in just 2 years.
keep in mind that you will be saving an amount of 1,895 of sterling pounds (Rs 450,000) from the entire program.
Students can complete both academic qualification ( Hons degree)
and two of the largest professional qualifications ( ACCA/ CIMA) in 1 syllabus which will save you an amount of (1.5 million Rs)
About the 3rd Year
Considering the aspects in the 3rd year, mainly the research components are based on real-world scenarios which pushes one to develop
and understand challenging topics and strengthen your research skills, writing, and problem-solving skills. This also improves students
with skills like data analyst skills, presentation skills, and critical thinking skills, because students are trained to dig deeper
into ideas and concepts. students learn to recognize their own prejudices and to make conclusions based on the gathered evidence.
As critical thinkers, they are able to look into their issues from different perspectives and learn to be more creative and think out-of-the-box.
Imperial College of Business Studies is the only institute having two branches in the central province and western province of Sri Lanka to
provide a Hons degree inclusive of ACCA and CIMA in 1 syllabus.
If you are an AAT qualified student this is the perfect opportunity for you to get multi qualified in the shortest time period in the business and finance field.
Listen to what Pooja has to say entering the 2nd year of the Degree After Completing AAT
She Completed a Hons degree and ACCA in just 1 syllabus within 2 short years - get to know her
1st Question - Name?
Answer - Pooja Jayawardana.
2nd Question - School attended?
Answer - Girls' High School Kandy.
3rd Question - Which Year did you complete AAT?
Answer - 2017
4th Question - After completing AAT how did you get to know about Imperial college of business studies?
Answer - From my tuition sir (during my A/Ls)
5th Question - After getting to know about the Degree at Imperial what was the turning point that made you decide to enroll for the program?
Answer - The opportunity to complete CIMA & ACCA + HONS degree in 1 syllabus and the direct
entry to the second year upon completion of AAT. I would also mention the savings made a huge
impact on my decision.
6th Question - In comparison to all of the advantages of the DEGREE, what do you think about the investment?
Answer - IF you actually do your research and find out as to how much a Hons degree would cost
plus a professional qualification cost, you will come to understand how effective this route is. More
than this I would like to empathize on the academic knowledge you gain.
- Analytical skills.
- Attention to detail.
- Computational and data-processing skills.
- Organizational skills.
- Report writingplus the knowledge from a professional qualification (CIMA & ACCA)
- A leader's guide to mastering influence.
- Adding value from finance.
- Commercial skills for finance professionals.
- Implementing strategy.
- Mastering negotiations.
- Producing and presenting financial information with impact.7th Question - Which year did you complete the Degree at Imperial?
Answer - 2019
8th Question - Students have this perception where ACCA is just impossible to complete. Is it a very tough qualification? How would you relate to this statement as a student who completed ACCA through the degree at ICBS?
Answer - It is tough and marking can be tough too but it isn't impossible to complete. A bit of extra effort along With what was taught in the degree is more than enough to get through ACCA.
9th Question - Which year did you complete ACCA?
Answer - 2019
10th Question - As a graduate at ICBS in association with the University of the west of Scotland, completing ACCA through the degree, what would you recommend?
Taking up the ACCA qualification individually or completing ACCA and the degree at icbs in 1 syllabus - Please justify your answer.
Answer - Those who are interested in financial accounting can choose ACCA. Completing the degree and ACCA is highly recommended because it saves you a lot of time rather than doing them individually plus you can complete them both in a one-off investment which is really economical. And it is possible because the degree has been structured along with the CIMA & ACCA syllabus, plus you get to complete CIMA. This is my best advice for you
Pooja and Wenuka talks about this effective route.