Bachelor's Degree in Finance in Africa

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Earning a bachelor's degree is achieved by completing the necessary course of study offered by the college or university you enroll in. Completing this study may take three to seven years depending on where you seek your degree.

Students of finance learn about all aspects of money management. The field includes business investments and banking, personal money management, and accounting. Students may keep their education general, or may  choose to specialize early on in areas like personal financial planning or business accounting.

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Degree In Business Law

Université Internationale de Casablanca
Campus Full time 3 years August 2017 Morocco Casablanca

The establishment of a "Business Law" branch at the International University of Casablanca aims to enable future lawyers to better control the general functioning of the company and more particularly its legal field. [+]

Bachelors in Finance in Africa 2017. The evolution of the institutional environment of the Moroccan company gives the law professions greater importance and the field of intervention of the experts of the law has widened considerably. Indeed, faced with the complexity of laws and regulations, the Moroccan entrepreneur is beginning to become aware of the need to seek advice and assistance from high-level law specialists. The establishment of a "Business Law" branch at the International University of Casablanca aims to enable future lawyers to better control the general functioning of the company and more particularly its legal field. For this, a solid legal training in business law is essential. The education offered in this field includes legal and business management subjects (such as accounting, economics, taxation and IT ...). The theoretical achievements are supplemented by practical training, thanks to the study of concrete cases (litigation, contracts, various legal arrangements) whose resolution presupposes the knowledge and concomitant application of texts, jurisprudence and doctrinal opinions. To this end, the "Business Law" sector uses the intervention of practitioners of Moroccan and foreign law. This participation is decisive. The "Business Law" branch also aims to develop the initiative of its students by encouraging them to carry out or develop professional and personal projects. The diploma awarded is a Bac + 3 in business law from the International University of Casablanca, giving students the opportunity to work in private companies (legal services and departments) or in business law firms and law firms legal etc ...)... [-]

Degree In Management - Accounting Finance

Université Internationale de Casablanca
Campus Full time 3 years August 2017 Morocco Casablanca

The recipients who have chosen this specialty are intended to work primarily in banks and the financial and accounting functions of non-financial organizations. They may also work in advisory and service delivery structures in the field of finance and accounting, including in fiduciaries and accounting firms. [+]

The Management Department of the International University of Casablanca takes place in 6 semesters. As of semester 5, the student can choose between the following options: Finance Accounting Management of organizations Marketing - Sales Sport and Events * Project Management and Innovation * * Sectors in the process of authorization and accreditation by the Ministry of National Education, Vocational Training, Higher Education and Scientific Research. ADMISSIONS Admissions Post-Bac This training course is intended for bachelors, all series combined, who wish to pursue studies oriented towards the world of the company. Parallel admissions It is possible to integrate the 2nd year of the Management course if you are a student who has passed the first two semesters of an accredited branch with a dominant economy and management coming from: Moroccan Public Faculty Private institution accredited by the ministry Faculty / Private foreign institutions whose diploma is recognized by the competent Moroccan authorities TERMS OF ACCESS Access follows: A case study An admission test for a test in English, French A psychotechnical test An interview is then scheduled with a jury OPPORTUNITIES Finance / Accounting The recipients who have chosen this specialty are intended to work primarily in banks and the financial and accounting functions of non-financial organizations. They may also work in advisory and service delivery structures in the field of finance and accounting, including in fiduciaries and accounting firms. Academic Opportunities After graduation from the management program, students can continue in a Master Bac + 5 course. SYLLABUS semester 5... [-]

Bachelor in Money, Banking and Finance

Avicenne Private Business School (APBS)
Campus Full time 6 semesters September 2017 Tunisia Tunis

Bachelor of Money, Banking and Finance program is designed to provide graduates with high-level skills in both the specialized field of banking and finance and the general field of business management. [+]

Bachelors in Finance in Africa 2017. Bachelor of Money, Banking and Finance program is designed to provide graduates with high-level skills in both the specialized field of banking and finance and the general field of business management. Admission Requirements Tunisian or French Baccalaureate or an equivalent degree; Admission tests administered by APBS. Skills Acquired Graduates will be capable of pursuing careers in the banking and finance industry and a wide range of business fields. Professional perspectives Build skills and knowledge for a career in areas such as banking & financial services, funds management, treasury, financial markets and wealth management. Further Studies Master of science in Finance, MBA. MAJOR COURSES Semester 5 Growth and fluctuation International financial Monetary macroeconomics Portfolio management Bank and insurance economy Econometrics 1 Plan, Organize & Manage a Research Project Information technology (IT) 2 Business English Techniques of expression and communication Semester 6 Public economy History of economic thought Financial and actuarial techniques Financial institutions law Operational research Econometrics 2 Business games Scientific methods in management Business English Software Thesis [-]

Bachelor in Finance

Avicenne Private Business School (APBS)
Campus Full time 6 semesters September 2017 Tunisia Tunis

Graduates of Bachelor’s Degree in Finance are career-ready professionals who undertake positions in financial industry including commercial banks, investment companies, or insurance companies. [+]

Graduates of Bachelor’s Degree in Finance are career-ready professionals who undertake positions in financial industry including commercial banks, investment companies, or insurance companies. They are equipped with strong theoretical and practical base, which allows them to analyze, assess, and make decisions regarding financial funds of their clients. Admission Requirements Tunisian or French Baccalaureate or an equivalent degree; Admission tests administered by APBS. Skills Acquired The Bachelor of Finance program’s objective is to provide students with the theoretical understanding and practical skills necessary to evaluate and direct decisions regarding the allocation of financial resources among a variety of competing opportunities with the goal of maximizing the value of the resources being managed. Professional perspectives The duties of financial managers vary with their specific titles, which include Financial Controller, Treasurer, Finance Officer, Credit Manager, Cash Manager, Risk and Insurance Manager, and Manager of global banking. Further Studies Master of science in finance, MBA. MAJOR COURSES Semester 5 Financial markets and asset valuation Banks and financial institutions International Finance Taxation Econometrics International payment Quality management Audit Soft skills 2 English Semester 6 Long term financial decisions Financial analysis and treasury management Management control Corporate strategy Financial law Business game Operational research Soft skills English Thesis [-]

Faculty of Social and Management Science

Bowen University
Campus Full time March 2018 Nigeria Iwo

The Faculty of Social and Management Sciences is one of the three foundation Faculties of the University. [+]

Bachelors in Finance in Africa 2017. The Faculty of Social and Management Sciences is one of the three foundation Faculties of the University. At inception of the University, it had four (4) Departments, namely: (i) Accounting, Banking and Finance (ii) Economics and Business Administration (iii) Human Communications and Sociological Applications. (iv) Sociological Applications These Departments later evolved into six Departments in the fifth year of the University’s existence and by 2014 the number had increased to seven (7). The seven Departments of the Faculty are: (i) Accounting (ii) Banking and Finance (iii) Business Administration (iv) Economics (v) Mass Communication (vi) Political Science (vii) Sociology In the current academic session, 2014/2015, student enrolment represents about 39% of the University’s total student population. It therefore has the largest student enrolment in the University. Late Professor E.O. Ogunjinmi was the founding Dean and was succeeded by Professor D.S. Izevbaye, while the current Dean is Professor J.A. A. Ayoade. ADMISSION POLICY General Entry Requirements Candidates for admission into the Faculty of Social and Management Sciences must possess at least five credits including English Language and Mathematics in addition to specific Departmental requirements. Admission Requirements (a) ‘O’ Level Subjects The five ‘O’ Level credits to include English Language, Mathematics, Economics, one other Social Science subject and any other subject. (b) UTME Subjects English Language, Mathematics, Economics plus any other Social Science subject. (c) Direct Entry At least two passes at GCE ‘A’ Level to include Economics and any of Government, Geography, Mathematics, Business Method, Commerce,... [-]

Bachelor of Economics

University of Fort Hare
Campus Full time February 2018 South Africa Alice

This programme is designed for learners who wish to specialize in the field of Economics, either for the ordinary degree or the honours degree. It is expected that learners completing the programme will pursue careers such as in Banking and Finance, Industry, the Public Sector and Development requiring applied economic research. [+]

This programme is designed for learners who wish to specialize in the field of Economics, either for the ordinary degree or the honours degree. It is expected that learners completing the programme will pursue careers such as in Banking and Finance, Industry, the Public Sector and Development requiring applied economic research. [-]

Bachelor of Commerce in Financial Management

Management College Of Southern Africa MANCOSA
Campus Full time 3 years February 2018 South Africa Durban

The Bachelor of Commerce in Financial Management is a specialised undergraduate degree that prepares students for the management of monetary resources in an organisation. [+]

Bachelors in Finance in Africa 2017. Bachelor of Commerce in Financial Management Programme Code: SAQA-94677 - NQF level 7 - Credits 360 The Bachelor of Commerce in Financial Management is a specialised undergraduate degree that prepares students for the management of monetary resources in an organisation. This programme is primarily aimed at developing financial and managerial skills, to equip students to meet the demand for specialists and leaders in the financial sector. The programme examines financial concepts such as capital, cash budgets, analysis of financial statements, taxation, commercial law and provides a comprehensive overview of financial management. In this way, while primarily gaining specialised financial skills, students consider and evaluate different factors in making informed decisions for continued financial growth in an organisation. Outcomes A student attaining the Bachelor of Commerce in Financial Management [BCom (Financial Management)] degree will be able to: Obtain and assimilate knowledge appropriate to the practice of financial management in any organisation. Obtain professional and technical skills required in financial management. Evaluate financial and accounting concepts and principles and their application in solutions to practical finance problems. Prepare financial statements of entities, including groups of companies, using relevant financial information, accounting techniques and standards; and to analyse and interpret such financial statements. Use relevant financial techniques with cost information, for planning, decision-making, performance evaluation and control, within different business settings. Apply financial management techniques to issues affecting investment, financing, and dividend policy decisions of an organisation. Understand the general legal framework, and apply specific legal principles... [-]

Degree In Finance

UNIVERSITÉ INTERNATIONALE DE TUNIS (UIT)
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Tunisia Tunis

The Degree in Finance is a diploma that prepares long curricula and specialized masters and research in finance. [+]

The Degree in Finance is a diploma that prepares long curricula and specialized masters and research in finance. The training consisted of two preparatory years to master the mathematical tools, statistics and other, and oriented towards specialization year analysis and financial transactions. The basic license in finance starts with an integrated preparatory cycle of the Tunis International University to become familiar with the mathematical tools, statistics, computer ... and give you an overview of the different specialties in management. In the 3rd year. will specialize with the analysis modules and you learn to master the operations finanières large groups. With this license, you can follow a master in financial engineering or banking business and insurance and follow along professional certifications offered at ITU, as the SAP FI module. You can also pursue a research master, a master in France or Master of Science in partner universities in Germany. [-]

BCom in Intrapreneurial Management

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 3 years February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

With a BCom in Intrapreneurial Management a graduate can work in his own Business, Marketing Management, Management Consultant, Business Management,Financial Management [+]

Bachelors in Finance in Africa 2017. With a BCom in Intrapreneurial Management a graduate can work in his own Business, Marketing Management, Management Consultant, Business Management,Financial Management Admission requirements Minimum APS: 26 English: 4 (50%+) Mathematics: 4 (50%+) Mathematical Literacy: Not Accepted Meeting the Faculty’s minimum requirements for a particular programme does not necessarily guarantee admission to that programme as specific selection criteria may be applied and due to space constraints. With a BCom in Intrapreneurial Management you can have a career in Own Business, Marketing Management, Management Consultant, Business Management,Financial Management [-]

BTech in Operations Management

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 1 year February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

The aim of the qualification is to develop the student’s applied and cognitive competencies in the acquisition, interpretation, understanding and applications of operations management. The student should be able to analyse and explain operations management decisions in the context of an operations unit or company, and to assess and interpret the external impact of decisions. [+]

After successful completion of the National Diploma, candidates may, subject to the applicable programme regulations, register for the Bachelor’s Degree in Technology (Baccalaureus Technologiae –BTech). The BTech requires a minimum of one year’s further study. A BTech Degree in the relevant field of study will be conferred on candidates after successful completion of all theoretical requirements. The aim of the qualification is to develop the student’s applied and cognitive competencies in the acquisition, interpretation, understanding and applications of operations management. The student should be able to analyse and explain operations management decisions in the context of an operations unit or company, and to assess and interpret the external impact of decisions. The student should also be able to reflect on her/his managerial decisions and applications to assess the effect thereof in the holistic context of operations management. Students must have experience in production, operations, engineering management or quality, in order to contextualize their learning to their business environment, and to appreciate improvements and interventions they can affect in their working environments. Outcomes Exit level outcomes: The qualifying student will be able to: Demonstrate detailed understanding and acquired the necessary knowledgeto apply different manufacturing/service and control systems operations management strategies used in today’s world and at the same time recognize “specific needs” required for operations process/system to function optimally. Understand and apply strategic operations management strategies required to organize, plan, lead and control a system and operational processes to function optimal. Analyse, prepare and apply the dynamics of: Strategic Process Design... [-]

BCom Hons in Treasury Management

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 1 year February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

The primary purpose of the BCom Hons (Treasury Management) is to develop the student’s knowledge of the discipline of corporate treasury valuation and management. [+]

Bachelors in Finance in Africa 2017. The primary purpose of the BCom Hons (Treasury Management) is to develop the student’s knowledge of the discipline of corporate treasury valuation and management. The programme is comprised of a focused curriculum to prepare the student for a career in corporate treasury management. The curriculum includes eight topic areas ranging from quantitative investment analysis, liquidity management to risk management and financial engineering. Mastering of the curriculum will provide students with the ability to synthesize complex treasury management principles and apply financial instruments in a professional manner. Fundamental knowledge of global investment and treasury principles will be gained enabling the qualifying student to work in today’s world of professional corporate treasury management. The programme emphasizes competence, integrity, and application of ethics in a professional environment. The successful student will gain a global corporate treasury management perspective and an in-depth understanding of the global marketplace which will provide them with a competitive advantage for employment. Admission requirements: An appropriate Bachelor’s degree with a minimum average of 65%, obtained in the final year modules. Contact details: Mr Niël Oberholzer / 011 559 3483 / dfiminfo@uj.ac.za [-]

BCom Hons in Quantitative Finance

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 1 year February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

The purpose of the programme is to provide students with the required theoretical and practical training needed to understand and implement mathematical financial models. [+]

The purpose of the programme is to provide students with the required theoretical and practical training needed to understand and implement mathematical financial models. The programme is a vital qualification needed for entry into professional practice or management positions in the quantitative finance services industry. The curriculum covered in the programme provides an in-depth groundwork for further learning and specialisation within financial engineering field and advanced quantitative finance. The provision of self-reflexive, scientifically trained professionals forthe South African financial services industry builds our national, intellectual and economic infrastructure. Admission requirements: An appropriate Bachelor’s degree with a minimum average of 65%, obtained in the final year modules. Students are required to have completed the following as part of their undergraduate degree: Mathematics (specifically calculus) and/or Statistics at a New NQF level 5 and 6. Contact details: Ms Erna Zeelie / 011 559 4731 / ejzeelie@uj.ac.za [-]

BCom Hons in Financial Planning

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

The purpose of the qualification is to develop applied competence and deepen the student’s expertise in the analysis, interpretation and application of financial planning principles and research capacity in the economic environment at an advanced level. [+]

Bachelors in Finance in Africa 2017. The purpose of the qualification is to develop applied competence and deepen the student’s expertise in the analysis, interpretation and application of financial planning principles and research capacity in the economic environment at an advanced level. Learners are also prepared for a career in the practice of financial planning and further learning in researched based postgraduate study in this field by developing research and reporting skills. The students should be able to reflect on their decisions and applications to assess the effect thereof in the holistic context of financial planning as a practice at an advanced level. Admission requirements: A potential student must be in possession of a BCom and should have appropriate knowledge of Financial Planning (assessed at an New NQF level 7 / Old NQF level 6) or an appropriate advanced diploma. The department may require the completion of a bridging programme should students not comply with the rules of access regarding the specific subject knowledge in Financial Planning. Final admission requirements will from time to time be set by the department. Contact details: Ms Roxanne Andrew / 011 559 4926 / randrew@uj.ac.za [-]

BCom Hons in Financial Management

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 1 year February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

The purpose of this programme is to provide students with the necessary knowledge to undertake highly-skilled professional work in the disciplines of management accounting and finance. The programme is comprised of a broad-based curriculum to prepare the postgraduate student for a wide range of finance-related specialities. [+]

The purpose of this programme is to provide students with the necessary knowledge to undertake highly-skilled professional work in the disciplines of management accounting and finance. The programme is comprised of a broad-based curriculum to prepare the postgraduate student for a wide range of finance-related specialities. The programme emphasises application, analysis and evaluation within each topic area as well as the application of integrity and ethics in a professional environment. Mastering of the curriculum will provide students with the skills to synthesize complex management, financial, performance and risk principles in order to drive and add value to the entities that employ them. The successful student will gain an overall financial and business perspective which will provide them with a competitive advantage for employment. In addition the student will be prepared for further studies in the field by developing research and reporting skills through the completion of a supervised research project in the field of financial management. The programme is aligned with the competency framework and curriculum requirements of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA). Students that complete the BCom Hons (Financial Management) will be prepared to write the CIMA professional qualification exams that lead into an Associate Chartered Management Accountant (ACMA) designation. The programme is geared towards preparing students for a professional qualification with the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA). Admission requirements: A potential student must be in possession of a Bachelor of Commerce qualification and should have obtained a final mark of at least 65% for both... [-]

BCom / BCom Extended in Finance

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

The purpose of the BCom in Finance is to provide students with applied competencies in the mastering, analysis, interpretation and application of financial management, investment management, financial planning and accounting principles in preparation for a career in the financial management, investment management, financial planning and accounting fields as well as to provide a basis for further learning. The BCom extended in Finance provide alternative access for applicants who do not meet the minimum requirements to enter a regular BCom programme at the University of Johannesburg. [+]

Bachelors in Finance in Africa 2017. BCom in Finance The purpose of this qualification is to provide students with applied competencies in the mastering, analysis, interpretation and application of financial management, investment management, financial planning and accounting principles in preparation for a career in the financial management, investment management, financial planning and accounting fields as well as to provide a basis for further learning. The students should be able to reflect on their financial management, investment management, financial planning and accounting decisions and applications to assess the effect thereof in the holistic context of finance as a practice. POSSIBLE CAREERS Financial Manager Stockbroker Accountant Financial Consultant Chartered Management Accountant Investment Advisor Securities Trader Portfolio Manager Certified Financial Planner Wealth Manager Private Banker. Admission Requirements Minimum APS: 28 English: 4 Mathematics: 4 NOTE: The programmes are presented in English only. The achievement level (rating) obtained for Life Orientation is NOT included in the calculation of the Admission Points Score (APS). BCom Extended in Finance The BCom extended in Finance provide alternative access for applicants who do not meet the minimum requirements to enter a regular BCom programme at the University of Johannesburg. The minimum study period for each of the above extended programme is four years. The foundation (first) year of study comprises foundational modules (New/ Old NQF level 5), whilst the remaining three years are the same as that of the corresponding regular degree programme. The BCom Extended Degree in Finance is aimed at access for success in terms of... [-]