By working in this sector, you are involved in managing other people?s money and assets. This can be in a direct way, such as working for the investment arm of one of the UK?s high street banks or you may be advising individual clients about how to invest their money.
To build a successful career, you need to combine an expert knowledge of the sector and its specialist products with excellent communication and inter-personal skills. This is a sector where trust and professional reputations are important.
This degree, which assumes no prior knowledge of the industry, is designed to develop your high-level transferable skills and to equip you with the knowledge and understanding needed to succeed in banking and finance.
You can apply until:
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You need the following IELTS score:
Minimum required score:
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104-112 UCAS Tariff Points at A2 (Grades BCC-BBC) or acceptable alternatives e.g. BTEC Subsidiary Diploma, Diploma, Extended Diploma at Level 3 (Grades DMM).SPECIFIC GCSE REQUIREMENTS
GCSE grade C or grade 4 in English Language and Mathematics. Level 2 Functional Skills English and Mathematics also accepted.NON TARIFFED QUALIFICATIONS
106-112 UCAS Tariff Points from a relevant Access to HE Diploma with at least 45 credits at Level 3.
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The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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