Durham University KPMG

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Durham University KPMG

The BSc Accounting, Audit School and College Leavers Programme provides you with the opportunity to benefit from the combined strengths of three highly respected institutions: Durham University Business School, KPMG and the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).

KPMG

…the programme has been designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills employers require.

KPMG in the UK has 22 offices and is part of a global network of member firms offering Audit, Tax and Advisory services to some of the world’s biggest businesses. KPMG helps clients to manage capital and transactions, improve core processes and identify opportunities for growth. Their broad client base is made up of multinational organisations across 23 different industries from Aerospace, Defence and Technology to Charities and Healthcare.

“We have a strong relationship with Durham University Business School and an excellent relationship with their faculty who continue to demonstrate innovation in programme design, meeting our needs as an employer and creating a stimulating environment for our students. Developed in partnership, the programme has been designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills employers require, offering students a demanding but rewarding experience and enabling them to action their learning immediately upon their return to the workplace.”

Michael Walby, Director of Professional Qualification Training at KPMG

ICAEW

an integrated programme combining the academic, practical and professional elements of accountancy.

ICAEW is a world leading professional membership organisation that promotes, develops and supports over 144,000 chartered accountants worldwide. They provide qualifications and professional development, share knowledge, insight and technical expertise, and protect the quality and integrity of the accountancy and finance profession.

“ICAEW’s strong strategic partnership with Durham and KPMG has created an integrated programme combining the academic, practical and professional elements of accountancy. The four years spent studying towards their academic qualification and gaining relevant work experience provides an excellent foundation for students to commence their final year’s training towards achieving full ICAEW Chartered Accountant status.”