The Department of Finance and Economics under the College of Business Management and Accounting offers the Bachelor of Finance (Honours) degree programme. This degree programme is introduced to equip students with a strong knowledge in finance that suits the demand of the market workforce. The programme is designed to expose students to the specific aspects of finances disciplines such as stock analysis, investment instruments, capital market and leverage. Upon completion of the programme, graduates are expected to have a firm and thorough understanding of the principles and roles of finance in the business and corporate environment. The courses offered are being specifically structured to equip students with strong theoretical and practical knowledge in finance before they can embark on to the real world of financial service sectors or pursue their studies to obtain the Master's Degree in Finance or in other MBA programmes.
The Bachelor of Finance (Honours) degree has been reconstructed in such a way that the graduates produced are well equipped with the relevant knowledge in the financial services sectors. The graduates of this programme will have a wide choice of career opportunities in the field of financial management such as:
- Financial Planner
- Financial Analyst
- Financial Controller
- Stock Broker
- Bank Executive
Graduates with good results can apply to pursue their studies to obtain the Master's degree in Finance or other MBA programmes.
Each student will be assigned a College adviser who will assist the student in his/her academic studies. This includes advice on a plan of study such as the selection of courses for the coming semester as well as the student's academic performance. The assigned College advisers are available throughout the academic year for consultation and advice.
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