BPP University ACCA Full Time
Terms and conditions for the ACCA Full-time Course
These Terms apply to the sale of the ACCA Full-time Course. Please read these Terms carefully before accepting a place on the ACCA Full-time Course and print off a copy for your records. BPP will not file or otherwise keep a copy of the agreement concluded between you and BPP and a copy of the concluded agreement will not be available from BPP at a future time and date. By accepting a place on the ACCA Full-time Course, you are confirming your agreement to be bound by these Terms.
These Terms do not apply to any other courses provided by BPP Professional Education Limited (including ACCA part-time courses) nor any other programmes provided by BPP University of Professional Studies Limited.
Where Study Materials accompany the ACCA Full-time Course these will be supplied by BPP LM and Clauses 4.8, 4.9, 5.9, 5.10, 5.11, 5.12, 5.13 and the whole of Clause 6 will apply. All other Course Materials will be supplied by BPPU and/or BPP LM.
www.bpp.com is operated by BPP University Limited, BPP House, Aldine Place, 142-144
Uxbridge Road, London W12 8AA, registered in England and Wales under company number
02609100 , VAT registration number GB 115 1024 75, telephone number 020 3130 6986.
“ACCA Full-time Course” means the course to be delivered and the Course Materials to be provided by BPP as set out in detail in the Offer Email;
“BPP” means BPP LM and/or BPPU as the context may require;
“BPP LM” means BPP Learning Media Limited whose registered office is BPP House, Aldine Place, 142-144 Uxbridge Road, London, W12 8AA;
“BPPU Pass Assurance Scheme” has the meaning set out in Clause 17.1;
“BPPU” means BPP University Limited, BPP House, Aldine Place, 142-144 Uxbridge
Road, London, W12 8AA;
“Brochure” means any online or hard copy document that is produced by BPP to provide detailed information with respect to the ACCA Full-time Course these Terms cover; “Course Fee” means the fee payable for the ACCA Full-time Course which can be viewed at www.bpp.com/acca, and shall include any VAT payable but excludes any delivery charges payable in relation to delivery of Course Materials, if applicable, and any import duties, taxes and customs clearances which may be payable;
“Course Materials” means the materials provided by BPPU and/or BPP LM in the course of the delivery of the ACCA Full-time Course and shall include the Study Materials; “Course Year” means the 12 month period beginning on the start date of your ACCA Full-time Course and for subsequent course years, the anniversary thereof;
“Cut-Off Date” means:
(a) 20 February in each calendar year in relation to the ACCA Full-time Course commencing in March of that calendar year; and
(b) 20 August in each calendar year in relation to the ACCA Full-time
Course commencing in September of that calendar year;
“Deposit” means the sum payable by you, as detailed on www.bpp.com/acca, in order to secure your place on the ACCA Full-time Course;
“Enrolment” means when BPP records an applicant’s formal communication of
acceptance of an offer of admission and acceptance of the conditions attached to the
“International Student” means a person who is a non European Economic Area person or has limited leave to remain in the United Kingdom and who wishes to study the ACCA Full-time Course;
“GARs” means the General Academic Regulations of BPP as amended from time to time;
“MoPPs” means the Manual of Policies and Procedures of BPP as amended from time to time;
“Offer” means a conditional offer by BPP for a place for you to study on the ACCA Full- time Course;
“Offer Email” means the email that was sent to you that set out the Offer and details of the ACCA Full-time Course you have applied for;
“Online Study Materials” means, but is not limited to, Online Tests, Online Tutorials and
“Study Materials” means, but is not limited to, Distance Learning Materials, CD Rom, i- Learn CD Rom, i-Pass CD Rom, Audio Success CD, Revision/Assessment/Tool Kit, MCQ Cards, Passcards, Question Banks, Review Exercises, Mock Exams (papers and suggested solutions), Course Companions, Revision Companions, Combined Companions, Online Study Materials, eBooks and Study Texts;
“Registration” means the point at which, after Enrolment and payment of any Course
“Website” means www.bpp.com; and
“you” means the individual purchasing the ACCA Full-time Course.
2. Confirmation Procedure
2.1 Subject to Clause 9, in order to confirm your acceptance of the Offer you must, by the date stated in the Offer Email:
2.1.1 sign and return the Offer acceptance documents which accompany your Offer
Email, accepting these Terms; and
2.1.2 pay in clear funds to BPP the Deposit; and
2.1.3 send a copy of your passport to BPP International Admissions, 142-144 Uxbridge
Road, Shepherds Bush, London W12 8AA.
2.2 The Offer lapses if you do not comply with all the obligations set out in Clause 2.1 by the date stated in your Offer Email.
2.3 A legally binding agreement shall not come into existence until you have fulfilled all of the obligations set out in Clause 2.1.
2.4 Notwithstanding Clause 2.3, your place on the ACCA Full-time Course is subject to you satisfying the condition set out in Clause 10.1.1.
2.5 BPP reserves the right to withdraw at any time the ACCA Full-time Course advertised for
sale on the Website and/or the Brochure.
3. Deposit Payment Terms
3.1 The Deposit shall be paid after you accept the Offer by the methods set
out in your Offer Email, or by contacting BPP International Admissions/ACCA FT Team on +44 (0)7430 7065.
3.2 Subject to clause 2.2, if you choose not to pay your Deposit online by either credit or debit card, you have 7 working days to pay BPP by either cheque or BACS in clear funds from the date when BPP receive your Offer acceptance documents in accordance with Clause 2.1.1.
3.3 The Deposit is non-refundable in all circumstances except (and subject to Clause 9 for International Students) if you cancel your purchase of the ACCA Full-time Course in accordance with Clause 5.1 below, in which case your Deposit will be refunded in full in accordance with Clause 5.4.
3.4 Subject to Clause 9 for International Students, the Deposit will be offset against the Course Fee payable for the ACCA Full-time Course you have applied for provided you take up your place on the ACCA Full-time Course. If you are permitted to defer the start date of your ACCA Full-time Course or transfer to a different BPP programme in accordance with Clause 5.2 below, your Deposit can only be carried over once, for up to one year. Your Deposit is then immediately non-refundable.
4. Course Fee Payment Terms
4.1 The Course Fee for the ACCA Full-time Course at any given time can be viewed at www.bpp.com/acca and the Brochure and/or can be obtained from a BPP International Admissions/ ACCA FT Team representative. Course Fees are quoted in pounds sterling.
4.2 By accepting your Offer and fulfilling the obligations set out in Clause 2.1, you agree to
pay the Course Fee.
4.3 The provision of the ACCA Full-time Course is contingent upon BPP having received cleared funds from you or your employer (if you are a sponsored student) in respect of the Course Fee for the ACCA Full-time Course. Without prejudice to BPP’s rights and remedies under these Terms and the GAR’s, if any sum payable in respect of the Course Fee is not paid in cleared funds on or before the due date (being the date set out on the Website which can be viewed at www.bpp.com/acca your ACCA Full-time Course and/or as notified to you by an invoice sent by BPP), BPP reserves the right, forthwith and at BPP’s sole discretion, to suspend the provision to you and refuse you entry to the ACCA Full-time Course. For payments by cheque, cleared funds means 10 days after receipt of the cheque by BPP.
4.4 In the event a cheque is returned or a credit or debit card transaction declined by your bank, funds will not be deemed to have cleared. BPP shall not be liable for any bank charges that may apply. An administration fee of £15 will be charged for any cheques that are not met when presented for payment by BPP.
4.5 BPP reserves the right from time to time to change the amount of the Course Fee. In the unlikely event that due to a technical error, the amount of the Course Fee displayed on the Website or in the Brochure is incorrect, BPP will notify you as soon as it reasonably can. If the correct amount of the Course Fee is higher than displayed on the Website and/or in the Brochure then you will be given the opportunity to cancel your order and receive a full refund at the time you are notified of the higher Course Fee. If the Course Fee is lower than displayed on the Website or in the Brochure then you will be refunded the difference between the lower Course Fee and the amount which you have paid. Any refund will be made in accordance with Clause 5.4.
4.6 If you are a sponsored student and your employer fails to pay the Course Fees, you will be liable to pay the Course Fees.
4.7 Unless otherwise stated, the Course Fee excludes amounts payable to the professional body for student / delegate registration, exemptions and examination entries, which are payable by you separately and BPP accepts no responsibility for this.
4.8 Where Study Materials accompany the ACCA Full-time Course and they are supplied by BPP LM, BPPU acts as agent for BPP LM in collecting payments for any Study Materials supplied.
4.9 No Study Materials will be dispatched to you by BPP LM or be made available for collection, unless BPPU has received full payment in cleared funds from you or your employer (including payment of delivery charges where applicable) in respect of the related Course Fee.