The PWC Prize for First Accounting and Finance Students

At a glance

  • Value: First prize €1,000; Second prize €500; Third prize €250
  • You must be a current UCC Student to be eligible for this prize
  • Questions about this prize can be directed to


Eligibility and Selection

 PWC will sponsor annual prizes to the eligible students who achieve the highest combined aggregate mark in their first sitting of:

  • AC1103 Financial Accounting Fundamentals;
  • AC1104 Accounting for Partnerships and Companies;
  • AC1109 Introduction to Management Accounting 1; and
  • AC1115 Introduction to Management Accounting 2.

In the event of a tie in the specified subjects, a prize will be awarded to the student who achieves the highest total aggregate mark for the year (ex. 1200) in his/her Semester 1 and Semester 2 examinations. In the event of a further tie, the prizes will be shared.

Details of the prizes are as follows:
First prize €1,000
Second prize €500
Third prize €250

1st year BSc Accounting and 1st year BSc Finance students are eligible to compete for the above prizes.


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