Accounting & Finance

Accounting & Finance

Digging deeper into subject interests can help you in a number of ways:

  • Confirm whether this is (or isn't) something you would be interested in enough to want to study it at university either as the focus of your degree or a minor/elective

  • Give you some inspiration to use when creating your questions and topics for IA's (coursework) and your Extended Essay

  • Provide you with content for your university application writing in the future, enabling you to reflect on the things you've been doing to explore your interests in a way that is academically relevant to the course or institution you are applying for.

University of Nottingham e-resources
Blog | Video | Recorded Lecture
The University of Nottingham have a number of resources for students to explore degrees you could study at university. The resources include videos, taster lectures and blogs. Use the menu to select the areas you are interested in to see what they have to offer.
Click Here >
Example Book
Example of a description
St. Clare's Library
Bloomberg Businessweek
One of the leading Business and Finance online magazines in the USA with a global reputation.
Click Here >
Business Insider
A well respected resource for Business news stories. The UK version will come up from this link. You can select other geographical areas at the very bottom of the page. Using the menu, you can narrow down to specific areas within Business.
Click Here >
Financial Times
The UK Financial Times is a very well respected publication, there is some free content on their online platform, you can also subscribe.
Click Here >
Harvard Business Review
E-Magazine | Podcast | Video | Blog
The well respected Harvard Business Review has a blog, online magazine, podcasts, videos and a search by topics to find the thoughts of industry leaders on current issues within the business world.
Click Here >
Young Accountant Programmes
Event | Conference
Gain an immersive experience of Accountancy alongside top professionals. Choose below either our Young Accountancy Weekend or our Young Accountancy Summer Experience.
Click Here >
Young Investment Banker Programmes
Events | Conference
Gain an immersive experience of Investment Banking alongside top professionals. Choose below either our Young Investment Banker Weekend or our Young Investment Banker Summer Experience.
Click Here >
Research from the University of Bristol
Journal Articles | Website
Explore cutting edge research from the different faculties and departments from the University of Bristol, including free access to their published journal articles.
Click Here >
Online Course
Coursera is an online platform for distance learning. They have a range of free courses delivered by universities. Search in this section to find courses of interest to you, often these are courses you can follow at your own pace.
Click Here >
Online Course
The X Series courses on the EdX platform are free online courses delivered by universities and aimed at helping you explore areas of interest.
Click Here >
Online Course
FutureLearn is a free online platform where universities from around the globe host FREE online courses you can undertake in your areas of interest. Browse courses by categories or use the search bar to find courses relevant to your interests
Click Here >
Bloomberg have a range of podcasts on a variety of topics from coverage of the stock markets to the pay gap and the reason for mistrust in vaccines. On most the latest episode is free to listen to, but there is also a subscription option.
Click Here >
PWC: The A - Z of tech podcast series
Welcome to the A to Z of Tech podcast series. A is for Artificial Intelligence, B is for Blockchain, C is for Cyber Security. Follow our journey through an alphabet of technology trends with PwC's technologists and special guests.
Click here >
Oxford Martin School: Public Lectures and Seminars
Podcast | Recorded Lecture
Public Lectures and Seminars from the Oxford Martin School, University of Oxford. The Oxford Martin School brings together the best minds from different fields to tackle the most pressing issues of the 21st century.
Click Here >
New geographies of global money? Chinese finance in London | A recorded lecture from Geography Education and the University of Nottingham
Recorded Lecture
In this talk, Sarah Hall, Professor of Economic Geography at the University of Nottingham, explores the globalisation of money and finance by focusing on the growing influence of Chinese finance in London. | October 2020
Click Here >
University of Swansea Webinars
Webinar | Video
This is a collection of recordings from the University of Swansea's subject taster webinar series which they run at various times throughout the year. Browse through to find topics relevant to your interests.
Click Here >
Investopedia is a financial education website. They offer a stock market similar, news and views on a range of investment topics. They also offer an academy with online courses but there is a fee for these.
Click Here >
Springpod Virtual Work Experience
Work Experience
Virtual work experience Opportunities across a range of companies and sectors. Most of them are free.
Click Here >
Page 1 of 1

Relevant posts from our blog

Virtual Open Week Resources from the University of Liverpool

Until 14 August 2021 you can access all of the University of Liverpool's Virtual Open Week resources. Their staff and students created...

MHA MacIntyre Hudson Virtual Accountancy insight session 5 Oct 2021 6pm BST

Accountancy insight session 5th October 2021, 6pm Global accountancy firm, MHA MacIntyre Hudson, is hosting a virtual insight evening!...

NUCB Undergraduate School Presents: Case Method Virtual Experience Days

NUCB Undergraduate School is offering prospective students the opportunity to join our case method experience days free of charge. This...

ESSEC Global BBA Virtual Open Day Sat 25 Sept 1pm CEST/12pm BST

We are very pleased to invite you to our ESSEC Global BBA Virtual Open Day that will take place on Saturday, September 25th 2021 at 1...

Studying Business at NYU - Virtual Information sessions with Lisa Mortini Fall'21

Do you attend high school in Florida, France, Ireland, Monaco, Switzerland, or the UK? You can easily register to attend any of these...

Career Experience Programs Autumn 2021 for students aged 12-18

We are delighted to announce the launch of our autumn term career experience programmes, which students can register for now. Our...