|Study location||United Kingdom, Bristol, Frenchay|
|Type||Bachelor courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||5 years|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
Good grades in Mathematics and English
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component)
At least 1 reference(s) must be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
BA(Hons) Banking and Finance is contemporary and broad-based, combining a foundation in economics with specialist banking and finance modules.
This programme will equip you with a unique critical understanding of today’s financialised global economic system. It also covers principles and practice of modern banking, ethics and regulation.
Explore tax and investment planning, credit, portfolio and risk management and other practical issues from an international perspective.
Study research methodologies from both economic and finance perspectives and explore new regulations created in the wake of the financial crisis. Develop technical and critical thinking skills in a supportive and nurturing environment.
Learn to answer questions such as: what are the implications of an increasingly complex and globalised financial system? Does finance make the economy more or less stable? Have the lessons of the 2008 financial crisis been learned?
Guest speakers, recent case studies and placement opportunities give you access to real business environments and give you a competitive edge in the job market.
Training in our modern facilities will give you real-world insight and unrivalled practical experience.
Banking and Finance at UWE Bristol produces graduates who are work-ready and have the knowledge and critical skills to succeed.
This course is an ideal launch pad for a career in banking, accountancy, insurance, financial planning and analysis, investment and pensions and advisory roles in both the public and private sector.
Our graduates have roles with Lloyds Banking Group, HSBC, investment banks (for example, Arbuthnot Latham), GE Asset Management and Handelsbanken.