Category: RAP

OBU Industry Sectors applicable for Period 37-38

Students submitting their Research & Analysis Project in November 2018 (Period 37) or May 2019 (Period 38) are required to select sector specific organisations based on the Industry Classification Benchmark (ICB). Please note this is only applicable for Topic 8...

OBU Industry Sectors applicable for Period 35-36

Students submitting their Research & Analysis Project in November 2017 (Period 35) or May 2018 (Period 36) are required to select a sector specific organisation. Please note this rule is only applicable for Topic 8 and 15. As per the OBU...

OBU Period 32 Pass Rate for AnnaMentor

Wednesday 21st September was a nail-biting day for my mentees and I. It was RESULTS DAY! I couldn’t believe my eyes when my last mentee confirmed that he passed. Why? It meant that AnnaMentor has achieved a 100% pass rate....

Anonymous Marking of the OBU Research & Analysis Project

Oxford Brookes University has introduced a new way of marking students’ Research and Analysis Project. From Period 33 onwards, all projects will be marked anonymously. You are therefore advised not to mention your name on any of the documents that...

Bursary Fund for OBU Students

Oxford Brookes has introduced a bursary fund for students with financial difficulties. It will cover the submission fee and is only available to students who are submitting their RAP for the first time. To apply, you will need to submit...

Which Financial Statements do I need to use for my RAP?

For topic 8 and topic 15, you are required to use the most current financial statements that are available at least 90 days before the start of the submission period. For your first submission or resubmission involving a new topic or organisation...

Why should you do the OBU degree in Applied Accounting?

In this article, I’ll discuss the top 5 benefits of completing the Oxford Brookes degree in Applied Accounting. 1. Great addition to your CV There are many accounting jobs which require an ACCA qualification and a BSc (or higher). Without a degree,...

DON’T submit your RAP to Turnitin

In the April 2016 newsletter, OBU advises the students NOT to use Turnitin. Here’s the extract of the newsletter: As stated in the notice, you can use WriteCheck instead. WriteCheck is owned by Turnitin, so you will get the same type...