Bachelor of Business (Hons) Finance

General

Program Description

Finance is concerned with the study of financial instruments, institutions, markets and systems. It involves the study of financial decision making under uncertainty, which has applications in many fields including banking, financial consulting and planning, funds management, merchant banking, stockbroking and treasury.

This programme provides rigorous training in the theory and applications of finance. The programme involves a core in mainstream finance supplemented with studies in related quantitative techniques and methodologies, economics and management.

Upon completion of this programme, graduates will understand:

  • how corporations make financial decisions
  • how individual investors select and manage their investment opportunities and portfolios
  • the intricacies of derivative securities
  • the management of the financial services industry

Programme Details

  • 3-year honours programme
  • 31 subjects including a graduation project
  • 14 weeks for full semester; 7 weeks for half semester

Seminar (Career skills)

Seminars covering the following areas will be conducted and all students are required to attend. Although these seminars do not count as credits towards graduation, all HELP graduates must be trained in the following essential skills:

  • Resolving Conflicts
  • Negotiation
  • Interpersonal Dynamics
  • Team Building

Why Business @ HELP?

  • Largest academic facility at HELP University
  • Qualified and remarkable lecturers
  • Industry advisory board
  • ..and many more

Entry Requirements

Any of the following:

  • HELP Foundation in Arts / Foundation in Science with a minimum CGPA score of 2.0 out of 4.0
  • HELP Diploma in Business with a minimum CGPA score of 2.0 out of 4.0
  • 2 Cs in STPM***
  • 2 A-Level passes
  • 5 Bs in Senior Middle 3 (UEC) including Mathematics and English
  • 5 CPU passes with a minimum average of 50%
  • University Aggregate of 50% or ATAR score of at least 50 for various Australian Matriculation Programs
  • Equivalent qualification

***The stated qualifications need to be supported with a pass in Mathematics, English, Sejarah and Bahasa Melayu at SPM level

Intakes

January, March*, May, August, October* (*this intake is only applicable for those entering the programme without being granted any exemptions)

Last updated November 2019

About the School

Since 1986 we have grown steadily and sturdily. We have sustained our student number and ensured a robust financial position. We have distinguished ourselves by excelling as a thought leader, an incub ... Read More

Since 1986 we have grown steadily and sturdily. We have sustained our student number and ensured a robust financial position. We have distinguished ourselves by excelling as a thought leader, an incubator of outstanding graduates, a model of selective excellence, and as a community-caring institution. All these years our educational goals have been to prepare students for their first job graduate school, to prepare students for their subsequent career and to prepare students for a fulfilling and productive life. The drives of our vision are our values which are based on “Pride Of Achievement, Sharing Success, The Courage to Be, To Be compassionate, and To be Significant” Read less