12 months
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14000 GBP/year
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About

The Finance course at University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) will give you the practical and academically-rigorous grounding you need. 

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Overview

Covering everything from financial market frameworks and concepts, through to strategic decision making and risk management, you will gain a realistic insight into current practice in the finance and investment world, and be expertly equipped with a toolbox of financial techniques you can apply in your work from day one.

This Finance course at University of the West of England (UWE Bristol)  has been accredited by the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP) and the CFA Institute.

Careers / Further study

When you understand corporate finance and the world's financial markets, you are on the road to a successful, challenging and high-flying career.

This course will equip you, not only with a sound knowledge of financial theories and methods, but with a detailed understanding of the latest financial issues and developments and how these affect the financial world today. You will gain the technical, communication, compliance and client-facing skills you need to get started in the industry, in whichever area of finance you decide to move into.

Those with qualifications in finance are in demand for positions in areas such as investment banking, corporate banking, fund management, corporate finance, risk management, consultancy, and as independent financial assistants or analysts.

You will have access to careers support while you are studying with us (and for three years after you graduate) through the University's careers service.

Programme Structure

Compulsory modules:

  • Corporate Finance and Ethics
  • Equity, Bonds and Derivatives
  • Finance and Economics Principles
  • Financial Risk Management
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Portfolio Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The deadline for applying for this course is three weeks before the start date.

Credits

180 alternative credits
  • Postgraduate Certificate - 60 credits
  • Postgraduate Diploma - 120 credits
  • MSc - 180 credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

You will need:

  • An honours degree of 2:2 or above in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Business, Business-related subjects, Mathematics or another quantitative subject.
  • Applications are also considered from those with appropriate professional qualifications and relevant practical experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14000 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 14000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10000 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Bristol

750 - 1260 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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