401–500 th
World University Rankings 2020
101–150 th
Young University Rankings 2019
76-100 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
University House, Winston Churchill Avenue, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 2UP, United Kingdom

Economics, Finance and Banking

**Overview** If you have an interest in the banking industry and how financial markets work, this BSc (Econ) (Hons) Economics, Finance and Banking course is ideal. You’ll get a thorough understanding of economics and learn apply it to the fields of finance and banking. After the course, you'll be set for a career in investment banking, tax consultancy or risk management and your money-savvy knowledge will make you a valuable asset to any business. This degree shares some first year elements with several other economics courses. This gives you the flexibility to transfer to another course if you develop an interest in a different subject area. **What you'll experience** * Learn from active researchers, whose expertise on topics such as herding behaviour and anti-competitive practice in foreign exchange markets has helped shape our society and the economy * Get a foundation in economics with a focus on the world of finance, covering topics on money, banking and financial markets * Tailor your studies to focus on the topics that match your career ambitions * Get your hands on the latest econometric software, such as eViews * Analyse market movements and learn to make fast-paced investment decisions using our Bloomberg Suite, the trading platform used by professionals * Get the Bloomberg Certificate as part of your studies, demonstrating to future employers that you know your way around the Bloomberg Suite * Study at a university ranked in the top 15 in the country for Economics in the Guardian university guide 2018 league table * Develop your maths and statistics skills with support from our Maths Cafe team * Have the opportunity to study abroad through our links with overseas universities **Careers and opportunities** The skills you learn on this course are in high demand. When you complete the course, you’ll be prepared for work in areas such as commercial and investment banking, accounting, tax consultancy and risk management. **What jobs can you do with an Economics, Finance and Banking degree?** Previous students have secured positions in organisations including Merrill Lynch, JP Morgan and Barclays Corporate Banking in roles such as: * financial analyst * actuary * investment analyst * trader in financial assets * purchasing and acquisitions officer * econometrician You'll receive help and support from our Employability and Careers service throughout your studies, and for 5 years after you graduate.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science in Economics (with Honours) - BSc Econ H
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,PortsmouthEngland
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £14,300