The Global Finance BSc is designed as a special honours programme for our highest achieving accounting and finance students, and in addition to providing you with ACCA and CIMA exemptions and encouraging an academic approach to global finance, we provide you with structured career development support and placement opportunities to prepare you for a career as a modern financial specialist. You will develop the skills you need for a future in global financial industries such as investment, banking, insurance and pensions and treasury management. In this programme you will focus on modern global finance techniques, interpretative practices and issues, as well as developing theoretical and technical foundations. The programme is accredited by the CFA Society of the UK (CFA UK) this course provides solid knowledge for students aiming to gain the Investment Management Certificate (IMC). The IMC is the most widely recognised qualification of its kind in the UK and considered the profession’s benchmark entry-level qualification. There is guaranteed in-country experience with a leading international organisation and guaranteed international experience with one of our international partner colleges. You will have personal leadership mentoring from leading industry figures. The unique learning environment is headquartered in the Great Hall of Leicester Castle, with regular delivery from leading business figures. There will be networking and peer support opportunities as a result of being part of a small, exceptionally talented tutor group. Mentoring and 1-1 academic support from leading academics at the forefront of their fields will be provided and there will be excellent contact hours. There is emphasis on the development of business-relevant cultural awareness, including optional language study. You can gain exemptions for professional qualifications from world leading professional associations including ACCA and CIMA.