Proficiency in Maths is just one requirement to become an accountant, with employers valuing softer skills including communication and team work which is why so many arts and humanities students find their place in the accountancy profession.

Science and engineering graduates have also found that they can apply the skills they learnt in their degree in the wider context of the accountancy profession.

As you can see in the chart below, the accountancy profession is for everyone of all degree backgrounds, not just accounting and finance. You can read profiles by students from a range of degree backgrounds here.

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