Law & Accounting

Maynooth University


Course Name Law & Accounting
Course Provider Maynooth University
Course Code MH502
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Maynooth
Qualification Letters BCL
Duration MH502 LWA Law & Accounting
Duration 3 years
Placement Option: Yes – subject to availability
Erasmus/Study Abroad Option: Yes
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Leaving Certificate:
2H5 & 4O6/H7, Irish & English & 04/H7 Mathematics*

* Students admitted to MH502 are required to have O4/H7 Mathematics to register for LWA
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

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In general, students must be 17 years or older by 15th January in the year after entry to the University. If you are younger, you must make a special application to the University’s President.

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Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) Link Modules

Points are awarded as follows:
Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28

Applicants can use their points allocation for the Link Modules as one of their best six subjects for the purpose of calculating points, but the Link Modules do not qualify as a subject for minimum entry requirement purposes.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+If you have a relevant QQI/BTEC qualification, you can use this to apply to a degree programme at Maynooth University. This section outlines the qualifications and other requirements for students who hold or expect to hold QQI Certificates, and who w...

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Mature Applicants

Expand+Maynooth University greatly values the particular contribution of mature students to the academic and social environment of the University. A mature student is 23 years or older by 1st January in the year of entry to the University. For part-time deg...

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Number of Places 2021: 160 (MH502)
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Financial Support For information on grants go to:
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2022

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2022 at 5pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2022 at 5pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2022 CAO Hand...

Course Content

Expand+>Embark on the route to becoming a professional in accounting or law, both of which offer a rewarding career with international mobility and high earning potential. >Enhance your employability by developing your faculties for argument, reasoning a...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Course structure
Accounting is taken jointly with Law for the three years of the programme, with a wide range of accounting and legal subjects being studied

Students take the core modules required for professional legal and accounting careers, ...

Comment You might also like Specialised Accounting degrees
Other BCL Law degrees and our LLB degree
MH101: Accounting and Law as subjects in the Bachelor of Arts degree
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Options after graduation?
>The numeracy skills, coupled with an ability to think critically and analytically, which are developed on this programme, are invaluable assets in a wide range of careers. Graduates have successful and rewarding caree...

Further Enquiries Maynooth University School of Business Building, North Campus
Dr Michael Hayden (01) 708 6420
tel: + 353 1 708 6520 / + 1 474 7207 / + 353 1 708 3703
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Points History
Year Points
2021 465
2020 451
2019 410