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Introducing accounting

Introducing a graduate career in accounting and professional services 

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What do professional services firms do?

What do accounting firms do? 

The work done by professional services firms is normally divided into three broad areas: audit, tax and advisory. Here we look at each in a more detail, giving you a mental map to help you understand what being an accountant really means. Read more 

Graduate employers

The accounting firms you need to know about 

To help you make sense of the landscape of professional services firms that are recruiting graduates, we've split the most important firms up into three groups according to their size, and provided a brief description of each. Read more 

First year opportunities in accounting

Opportunities in accounting for first-year students 

In your first year at university you have access to plenty of opportunities to find out about accounting and accounting employers. Read more 

Accounting internships

What will I do on an accounting internship? 

If you’re considering working in accounting in the future, a summer internship can provide you with an idea of what to expect and also open doors for you when the time comes to look for a graduate job. Read more 

Qualifying as an accountant

How do qualify as an accountant? 

Most accounting graduate schemes combine further study and-on-the job training leading to qualification as an accountant after three to five years. Read more 

Accounting application, interview and assessment day advice

How can I get an accounting internship or graduate role? 

Accounting firms are looking for driven, motivated and resilient people with intellectual agility and curiosity who can stay focused and get things done. Read more 

Career progression

How will my career as an accountant progress? 

Starting a career in accounting as a graduate opens up many opportunities. Read more