The Bachelor (Hons) in Finance programme aims to train multi-talented Banking & Finance graduates by providing strong grounding in a diverse range of subjects comprising Accounting, Banking, Fintech, Investment, and Quantitative Methods to meet today’s industry demands. This also includes specialized training and skill development in long-term national priority areas; an intensive two-semester applied project in addition to an internship with securities firms. Students will also be well-prepared to transition into higher-level professional qualifications such as the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and the Chartered Banker (CB) offered by the Asian Institute of Chartered Bankers.
With a BF degree, graduates will be well-equipped to successfully kick-start their careers in a range of organization both small and big from ordinary firms (all firms need finance), conventional banks, financial institutions to modern Silicon Valley-type start-ups and Digital Asset Exchanges, besides being future-ready to embrace Industrial Revolution 4.0.
On successful completion of the programme, the graduates will also be awarded with a degree from Lancaster University. They will be awarded two certificates, making them graduates of both Sunway University and Lancaster University.
March and August 2021
3 Years (full-time)
The Bachelor (Honours) in Finance is an Undergraduate degree that aims to train students in a broad range of Finance knowledge and skills that will adequately prepare them to succeed in their careers not only as a Financial Services professional but in various industrial sectors as well. The keys to the students learning are knowledge skills in National Priority Areas including, but not limited to:
Choose 3 of the following electives
Average C+ or CGPA 2.33 (Minimum 2 principals)
BC/CDD; Minimum 14 points (points are calculated based on grades obtained for 2 or 3 subjects)
Monash University Foundation Year
Sunway Foundation in Arts
Sunway Foundation in Science and Technology
CAVG 55% (Students may obtain advanced standing if credit transfer requirements are met)
Unified Examination Certificate
Maximum 25 points from 5 subjects (all grade Bs including Mathematics)
Completed with minimum 27 points (excluding bonus points)
Any other equivalent qualifications; applicants with no standard qualification will be considered on a case-to-case basis.
SPM / O-Level: Credit or its equivalent
TOEFL 550 paper-based, 213 computer-based, 80 internet-based
IELTS or equivalent 6.0
PTE Academic 50 overall (minimum 46 in each skill)
MUET Band 4
SPM English B3 or B+
UEC English B4
O-Level English Credit
Sunway Intensive English Programme (IEP) Pass Level 4 with minimum 65%
ESL/English Satisfactory level in Pre-University programmes, where the medium of instruction is English