The Financial Services Industry Academy

The Financial Services Industry Academy offers a wide range of financial service courses; including Computerised Accounting and Book Keeping, enabling you to increase your employability across courses from Access Level to Masters (find out more in the ‘ Accounting and Finance Courses’ section, below).

Partner Organisations

The academy works with industry partners to ensure you’re given relevant skills and qualifications.
We work closely with, and provide training for, a number of organisations including the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT), who award  internationally recognised qualifications and real-world accounting knowledge (find our available AAT courses).

Our students have also been recognised by Glasgow’s International Financial Services District (IFSD) for achieving top marks in their studies.


Employment opportunities in the Financial Services sector can be grouped into:

  • Accountancy and finance.
  • Banking and building societies.
  • Financial planning.
  • Insurance.
  • Investments and pensions.

Accounting and Finance Courses

HND Accounting PDA Bookkeeping HND Financial Services Certificate in Bookkeeping
HNC Accounting PDA Financial Accounting HNC Financial Services Certificate in Financial Accounting
NC Accounting PDA Management Accounting Certificate in Computerised Accounting (Sage)  

Search Accounting and Finance courses at City of Glasgow College.

AAT Courses

Search AAT Courses at City of Glasgow College.