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BScBanking and Finance with a Modern Language

University of Essex
United Kingdom, Colchester
Tuition fee £13,350.00 per year
Course code NR3Y
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This course combines the study of banking and finance with learning a language to give you the competitive edge in an increasingly global jobs market.

We develop your theoretical knowledge and practical skills using industry-standard trading software on our Bloomberg Financial Market Labs. You join one of the UK’s largest finance groups and are taught by academics and practitioners with industry experience.

Topics include areas such as:

- why banks exist and how they operate
- current issues in global banking and critiques of the system
- corporate finance
- financial modelling

This course is taught at Essex Business School, an international community of academics, practitioners, students and entrepreneurs. We are ranked in the UK’s top 20 business Schools (CABS) and more than two-thirds of our research is rated “world-leading” or “internationally excellent”.

Your language modules are taught by the Department of Language and Linguistics, ranked in the UK’s top 10 for research and among the Top 150 departments on the planet (QS World University Rankings).

Programme structure

Year 1

Introduction to Accounting
Quantitative Methods and Finance
Research and Study Skills for Professional Development
Intensive Initial Spanish (Double Module) (optional)

Year 2

Corporate Finance
Portfolio Analysis
Introduction to Banking
Financial Modelling
Successful Futures
Financial Reporting and Analysis (optional)
Advanced Spanish (optional)

Final year

International Banking
Options and Futures
Risk Management and Financial Institutions
Financial Markets and Monetary Policy
Current Issues in Financial Reporting (optional)
Mastery Level Spanish (optional)

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Application start
Aug 1, 2018
Application deadline
Aug 1, 2018 23:59
Europe/Tallinn time

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States