About

Bishop’s University offers the most in-depth approach to Finance programme. Students choose between a general stream or one of four concentrations for specializations. They can also add complementary skills through electives or one of four profiles.

The curriculum is designed to provide students with broad exposure to all dimensions of finance. Students will learn professional skills and acquire technical and analytical competence to pursue challenging careers in corporate finance, portfolio management, and securities research. In addition to a thorough understanding of the principles of financial management, students will be exposed to both theoretical and practical aspects of investment management, capital budgeting, capital formation, and risk hedging. Opportunities to explore current topics and apply practical solutions to current theory are also provided.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Introduction to Finance
  • Corporate Finance
  • Capital Markets
  • Capital Budgeting
  • Behavioural Finance
  • Topics in Finance I
  • Corporate Governance
  • Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management
  • Business Law

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

General Requirements

  • a minimum R-score of 24 from Cegep and 77% from High School to be considered for admission to these programs.
  • Cegep graduates with a completed DEC and the required mathematics courses are typically granted 30 credits of advanced standing and don’t have to do any non-business electives, making it possible to complete the B.B.A. in three years, leaving 90 credits to complete at Bishop’s University. 
  • Other students will have to complete 120 credits in order to graduate. To enter a Business program CEGEP students must have a Quebec collegial diploma (D.E.C.), or the equivalent, including Mathematics 201-NYC (201-105) and 201-NYA (201-103). 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    546 CAD/credit
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  • National

    80 CAD/credit
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Other Canadian and French Citizens & Belgian Francophone: $254.39 per 1 credit

Living costs for Sherbrooke

  • 1080 - 1710 CAD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Bishop’s University doesn’t offer full funding or guarantee scholarships.

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