• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
The interdisciplinary BA English and Finance programme at Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University combines English language and finance 50-50 with the aim of producing graduates who have an excellent command of English and a critical awareness of the use of language in a financial context.

Overview

By the time you graduate from the English and Finance programme at Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool Universitye, you will have:

  • the ability to communicate professionally in English, using the language confidently to analyse financial issues
  • the skills to apply a range of accounting and quantitative techniques
  • a good working knowledge of financial economics and financial markets.

Career

Graduates from this programme will be well-prepared for positions such as administrative, managerial, accounting and consultancy positions within international organisations, as well professional translator or interpreter.

Graduates may also choose to go onto further study in the areas of English language and finance.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Introduction to Financial Accounting & Accountability
  • Introduction to Linguistics
  • Foundations of Finance
  • Sounds of English
  • Introduction to Close Reading: Approaches to Literary Study
  • English as a Global Language
  • Introduction to Corpus Linguistics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    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:

    62

    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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General Requirements

We welcome applications from high-quality candidates in all subjects with appropriate high school or equivalent qualifications. Students will normally be expected to have a high standing in their high school performance with a minimum ‘B’ average in all subjects as well as relevant subjects.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12672 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12672 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    12672 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12672 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

RMB 88,000 per academic year

Living costs for Suzhou

  • 3000 - 5500 CNY/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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