BA (Hons) International Banking and Finance

Course details

The course includes specialist modules in financial forecasting, financial markets, investments and risk management. You’ll gain first-hand experience of financial markets through using our Bloomberg terminals and taking advantage of opportunities to build a track record and portfolio. The curriculum of the programme is generally research-led, with the sophistication and depth of research used increasing over the course of the year until the final semester Contemporary Issues in Business module. Your technical ability to research is also developed within the Academic and Career Development module.

Intakes Study Options Location
September 3 years, full time, weekdays UK

Why Study BA (Hons) International Banking and Finance?

This course is forged towards those wishing to work in the financial sector. It covers all bases of fundamental knowledge within this field and gives applicants a thorough understanding of an incredibly lucrative and competitive market prevalent throughout the entire world.

Additionally, most financial transactions and investments are enacted through banks, and so knowledge of the processes involved will give you an extra edge in applying across a broad scheme of employment within the financial district.

Career Opportunities:

The addition of an International Banking and Finance degree to your experiential arsenal provides opportunities for a variety of senior and influential professions. These include:

  • Investment Banking
  • Stockbroking
  • Financial Advisement
  • Accountancy
  • Financial Consultancy
  • Actuarial Science
  • Retail Banking

The opportunity for work experience and studying abroad are also invaluable for those looking to endeavour in a career in International Banking and Finance, allowing you to gain real practical experience as well as mix with individuals who can advise and guide you to the best career prospects.

Course Structure & Classes

Year 1

  • International Finance and Responsible Financial Management

  • Business Skills

  • Economics for Business

  • Banking Risk 1

Year 2

  • Banking Risk 2

  • Academic and Career Development

  • Financial Reporting for Business

  • Contemporary Issues in Business

Year 3

  • Strategic Management and Corporate Responsibility

  • Business Strategy

  • Financial Auditing

  • Major Project

Please note: the availability of modules are subject to change depending on the course circumstances and student demand, the structure and modules offered will vary on your placement of university and intake.

Entry requirements

  • GCSE: minimum of five to include Maths and English at grade C or grade 4
  • UCAS tariff points : BSc: 120-128 points
  • GCE A-level
  • BTEC National Diploma
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Please get in touch with one of our consultants regarding English fluency, work experience and any other inquiries you may have about entry requirements.

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If you need more information, please contact us on 020 3302 7144 or on our CONTACT page to discuss your requirements.