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Finance, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
, MA,
In a nutshell, finance is the study of the purchase and sale of assets by individuals and institutions, the methods they use to fund such transactions, and the markets in which these deals occur.

About

Working in an environment that can fluctuate wildly by the minute, financial professionals need to know how to analyze large amounts of data, communicate effectively, and make decisions quickly.

Equipping you with rock-solid analytical skills is a priority in our Finance major. We complement that knowledge by teaching you how the role of finance operates in a range of organizations, and providing a global perspective of the institutions and markets in which finance operates. Other topics you’ll cover include the financial environment of business, the corporate decision-making process, and the key principles underlying the investment and valuation process.

You can focus your Finance degree studies through one of three concentrations:

  • Capital Markets
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Planning
Strong financial management is a must for organizations in every sector.

Typically, you’ll find our Finance major graduates working in commercial banking, corporate finance, financial planning, insurance and money management. Many students also choose to pursue advanced graduate-level credentials in business administration, finance and law.

Specific jobs you can pursue include:

  • Asset management researcher
  • Auditor
  • Business development manager
  • Commercial credit analyst
  • Desk trader

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Advanced Managerial Finance
  • Financial Markets
  • International Finance
  • Principles of Accounting and Finance
  • Advanced Topics in Investments
  • Applied Corporate Finance
  • Capital Markets
  • Corporate Treasury Management
  • Derivatives
  • Directed Study in Finance
  • Insurance and Risk Management
  • International Project Finance

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    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:

    90

    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. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    577

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

  • Application form with $50 fee
  • Official high school transcript
  • College essay
  • Senior Grades
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Standardized test scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    46370 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 46370 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    46370 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 46370 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Waltham

  • 1515 - 3140 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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