Accounting & Finance

Griffith College Dublin


Course Name Accounting & Finance
Course Provider Griffith College Dublin
Course Code GC401
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Online or Distance, Daytime, Blended
Location (Districts) South Circular Road
Qualification Letters BA (Hons)
Duration 3 years Full-Time / Part-Time / Blended Learning
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Leaving Certificate

2 H5 and 4 O6/H7 grades, to include a language (English, Irish or another language) and Maths.
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements 25 bonus points will be added to the points score for Leaving Certificate Higher Level mathematics at grades H6 or above.
Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP)
Holders of the Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme apply in the usual way through the CAO system. Points are awarded on the same basis as the Leaving Certificate. The Link Modules are considered as a single unit and are awarded points based on the result per unit. The Link Modules can be used as a sixth subject for points calculations only.
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP Leaving Certificate Applied Programme (LCAP)
The College does not recognise LCA subjects as meeting its minimum entry requirements. If combined with a Grade 5 FETAC Award, applicants may apply for a higher certificate or degree course in the College.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+FETAC/NCVA links to academic programmes at Griffith College
Griffith College welcomes applications from students who hold a full FETAC Level 5 Award which typically contains eight modules. A full award may be accumulated over more than one academ...

QQI FET Entry Requirements Web Page - Click Here
Mature Applicants Applicants over 23 years
If you are 23 years of age on or before the 1st January of the year you want to enter, you may apply as a mature student. Mature students must apply to Griffith College directly online using the Apply Online facility on the website homepage or the button below. Mature applicants will be asked for a copy of their passport.
Alternative Entry
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
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Financial Support Tax Relief
Most programmes of two or more years’ duration have been approved for tax relief. Applicants should note that the qualifying conditions for relief may differ for full and part-time students. Relief is granted at the standard rate of tax, and details can be found at
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2023

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2023 at 5pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2023 at 5pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2023 CAO Hand...

Course Content

Expand+Gain the accounting, finance and management skills needed for a dynamic career in the world of finance and business.

Why Study Accounting and Finance at Griffith College?
This Accounting and Finance degree reflects the multiple requirements of to...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The Year One and Two finance/accounting and management modules act as a perfect introduction and development for the final year modules. In Year Three, three electives must be chosen. Elective modules are offered subject to demand.

Year One

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Academic Progression
Upon successful completion of their honours degree course, graduates may wish to continue their studies with a postgraduate qualification in Griffith College or with one of the many third level institution in Ireland or abroad.

Further Enquiries Admissions Office,
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
Points History
Year Points
2022 265
2021 242
2020 240