This course is designed to provide you with the essential knowledge required to succeed in today’s highly competitive and dynamic world of finance. You will be taught by staff that have years of practical industry experience and/or research expertise across many areas of finance. Real-life case-studies, innovative projects and hands-on workshops will develop your specialist financial knowledge and enable you to bridge the gap between finance theory and reality, which should leave you ready to immediately put what you have learned into practice in your chosen career. The BSc Finance is a CFA Society UK recognised degree. Students completing this course will have the knowledge to cover 70% of the society’s Investment Management Certificate (IMC) exam syllabus and be well positioned to complete the qualification, aiding entry into the Investment profession. The course also covers many of the requirements of professional finance bodies, Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) and Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA). You could benefit from a range of accreditations/exemptions on successful completion of the degree. If you choose this course you can benefit from: Hands-on experience of market leading financial databases such as Thomson Reuters Eikon, Bankscope and DataStream for applied learning. Teaching that benefits from the faculty’s collaborative research and insight from corporate partners such as the regulatory bodies and leading consultancies such as Oxera; An interactive and internationally diverse learning environment. Experience using our state-of-the-art Trading Floor and finance platforms/software including Bloomberg, Reuters, Datastream and Bankscope, which can further enhance your employability.