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Finance (Hons), B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #349 (QS) London, United Kingdom
The BSc Finance (Hons) at City, University of London - Cass Business School is for someone who knows they are interested in finance, and at this point would like to keep their eventual finance career options open. The skills you gain during your studies will equip you both for a career in finance or further, postgraduate study.
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Overview

Gain a broad understanding of the underlying mechanisms of finance that will help equip you with the skills to work in a highly-regulated, post-financial crisis world.

Our finance courses are for students who want to progress with the knowledge and skills required for a successful career in the increasingly competitive world of global finance and banking.

Our three degrees in finance (Finance, Banking and International Finance, and Investment and Financial Risk Management) provide detailed knowledge of how financial markets work, how companies make investment, financing and acquisition decisions and how modern banks operate. If you are looking for a career in finance and weighing up which aspects of the field excite you the most, this course if for you.

Career

Graduates of the BSc Finance (Hons) at City, University of London - Cass Business School will be well-placed to enter a career in the finance industry, working for financial intermediaries, in treasuries division of multinational firms, for brokerage houses (securities and/or insurance), in auditing and consulting, for treasury departments of any corporations, within central banks and regulatory offices, in enterprise risk management divisions, as well as analysts for debt and equity markets.

Job roles for BSc Finance graduates could include:

  • Assistant Auditor
  • Consulting Analyst
  • Financial Analyst
  • Graduate Analyst
  • Insurance Broker Assistant

Accreditation

ACCA, ICAEW, CIMA and CII Accredited

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    • Duration description

      Duration with placement: 4 years

  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Core Modules:

  • Banking and financial institutions
  • Business skills
  • Finance and investment
  • Introductory financial accounting
  • Macroeconomics
  • Mathematics for finance
  • Microeconomics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    99

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    58

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

General Requirements

  • A-Level: AAA

  • If you are studying General Studies, Critical Thinking or a native language A-Level, these subjects will not be included in any offer condition.
  • For A-Level applicants we also require a minimum of grade 5 (C) in GCSE English and grade 6 (B) in GCSE Maths.
  • BTEC/OCR Cambridge Technical Level 3 Extended Diploma: DDD
  • For BTEC/OCR Cambridge Technical applicants we also require a minimum of grade 5 (C) in GCSE English and grade 7 (A) in GCSE Maths.

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    19000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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