Subjects

Finance

Overview

Finance is the study of how individuals and firms allocate resources through time. Finance includes the study of capital markets and the financing decisions that confront organisations. The study of finance can be regarded as either a specialist professional area in itself or a basic tool which is useful across the broad spectrum of business or non-profit organisations. Finance offers great potential as a vocational discipline.

Areas of study

The Department of Accounting and Finance is one of the leading sources of financial expertise and knowledge in the Asia-Pacific region. You can choose courses that will focus your studies in any of the following areas: financial management, financial analysis, investments, corporate environment, public sector, financial accounting, and financial reporting.

You can study Finance in the following programmes:

What you will learn

You will learn about capital markets and the financing decisions that businesses and organisations need to make.

Career opportunities

If you study Finance at undergraduate level, you might decide to follow one of these career pathways: investment banker, merchant banker, corporate banker, merger and acquisition specialist, corporate finance specialist, treasury specialist, stockbroker, financial analyst.

More information

For more information see the Business School website: Why study Finance?