Bachelor's Degree in Finance in Africa

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A bachelor's degree is given to students who fulfill the necessary requirements given by the college or university they are attending. The requirements include three to seven years of focus on a subject, typically referred to as a major or concentration.

A Bachelor’s degree of Finance covers a range of subjects that include economics, mathematics, finance and statistics. This allows students to understand subjects such as international trade and finance, financial modelling or financial management. Graduates will possess a broad understanding of financial systems and financial institutions.

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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. [-]

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. [+]

Bachelors in Finance in Africa 2017. 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 [+]

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. [+]

Bachelors in Finance in Africa 2017. 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... [-]

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... [-]

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. [+]

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 relating to business, including taxation legislation... [-]

Bachelor In Banking And Financial Engineering

Institut Africain de Management
Campus Full time Part time September 2017 Senegal Dakar + 1 more

An ambitious program to train in Banking and Financial Engineering and offering dual expertise in corporate finance and market with a strong international dimension. [+]

Bachelors in Finance in Africa 2017. An ambitious program to train in Banking and Financial Engineering and offering dual expertise in corporate finance and market with a strong international dimension. This program whose implementation obeys the LMD system and the ISO program design methodological repository 9001 version 2008 is available alone or in joint-degree with Bachelor UQAC. Originality, coherence and pedagogical structure have earned accreditation African and Malagasy Council of Higher Education (CAMES) and the center of excellence of the UEMOA. EC OFFERED THIS PROGRAM The current crisis has, however, changed expectations in terms of recruiters profiles; mastering the financial tools and methods of diagnosis and evaluation, demonstrate the ability to have a global vision of the client company and knowledge of the financial industry, having also transversal competences (technical and business) and be flexible. Therefore, training in finance professions must equip students with the skills to enable them to meet the expectations of recruiters and meet the economic challenges of the financial markets. Our signs first develop a methodological expertise and then propose an application of these skills to different business functions and sectors. PROFILE IS FOR THE LICENCE? Managers with a solid foundation in management and able to intervene in several functions of a given company. Depending on their choice equip themselves late in the first round of new multidisciplinary skills in Financial Bank and engineering. LICENSE PROGRAM: It takes place over six semesters, including the first five semesters represent core courses. The sixth semester is the concentration... [-]

Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting

Pearson Institute of Higher Education
Campus Full time 3 years February 2018 South Africa Bedfordview Durban Durbanville Midrand Pretoria + 4 more

Accounting is the language of business. The Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting prepares you for many careers in the challenging world of accounting and finance and is an excellent foundation for work in any area of business. [+]

Accounting is the language of business. The Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting prepares you for many careers in the challenging world of accounting and finance and is an excellent foundation for work in any area of business. Our qualification is broad and comprehensive. It provides you with a sound understanding of, and skills in, the core areas of accounting, auditing, taxation and financial management, from both a local and an international perspective. You will cover specialised modules such as Financial Accounting, Financial Management, Auditing, Taxation and Corporate Governance. Within these subject areas, you will develop analytical and practical skills in accounting and management control systems. You will also cover subject areas such as Business English, Computer Skills, Accounting on Computers, Economics and Corporate Law. The emphasis throughout is on application and developing practical quantitative and financial skills. Much of the success of our commerce degree is due to our unique blended approach to teaching and learning. We have smaller class sizes, interactive lectures by highly dedicated staff and a curriculum that is relevant and ahead of trends. In addition to the subject-specific knowledge you gain, our methods ensures that you acquire essential work skills such as critical and analytical thinking, effective problem solving, ethical decision-making, selfdiscipline, working in teams and communicating effectively. This degree paves the way to further training as a professional accountant. Teaching methods and assessment We use a blend of lecture-led learning and Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL). You are issued with a tablet for learning and research.... [-]