Category: RAP

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 topics 4, 5, 8, 17 and 20, you should 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...

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,...

OBU – Three Sectors applicable for Period 32-34 RAP Submission

Oxford Brookes University has introduced a new rule applicable to Topic 8 ad 15. If you are submitting your project in 2016 or May 2017, you will be required to use a sector specific organisation, based on the Industry Classification...

RAP viva now part of the OBU Marking Process

RAP Viva Now Part of the OBU Marking Process

Applicable for Period 31 onwards, a sample of students will be selected at random to attend a viva – an oral examination that allows the student to explain their project and presentation. The purpose of the viva is to evaluate...

What do I need to submit as part of the Appendices?

As mentioned in my 5 documents you need to submit to OBU article, you are required to submit certain documents as appendices. Please note, that you should only use appendices for supporting data and information. You should not include written text...

How to Reference Graphs, Tables and Pictures in your RAP

It is important to acknowledge and reference every source of information that you have used in your RAP. For more guidance on referencing, check out my OBU RAP Referencing Tips article. This article explains and gives examples on how to...

When can I complete the OBU Research and Analysis Project?

As I mentioned in my Why should you do the OBU degree in Applied Accounting article, completing the degree will provide you with many benefits, e.g. enhancing your future career prospects, learning many valuable skills and so on. When is the best...