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Finance and Investment BA (Hons)

Sheffield Hallam University

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Course info

UCAS CODE N391
Attain in-depth knowledge of markets, finance and investment.Take an optional placement year for hands-on industry experience.Gain a professional qualification from the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI).Develop the theoretical and practical grounding needed for a career in the finance industry. Covering key areas essential to the field such as regulation, derivatives and mergers, with the option for valuable industry experience, youll be well placed for a rewarding ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | SEP-21

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
101st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
67th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
85th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Finance

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Finance graduate salary at this uni
£22,000
UK Finance graduate salary
£21,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, August 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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UCAS Tariff
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Finance

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
44%
Business Studies
43%
Economics
28%
Psychology
13%
History
11%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£13,650 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Finance / Accounting (General) reviews

Finance / Accounting (General)
SR
Student Reviewer
07 Nov 13

Accounting and Finance BA (Hons)

Good uni, nice to meet like minded people. Facilities are good but some bit could be improved. Lectures could do with...
SR
Student Reviewer
06 Nov 13

Accounting and Finance BA (Hons)

Course-wise I can have no complaints, all lecturers do their best to get all students good marks and if they put in the...

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How Finance / Accounting (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 4 reviews

5 star 25%
4 star 50%
3 star 25%
2 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,237 reviews

5 star 28%
4 star 54%
3 star 16%
2 star 1%
1 star 1%
Sheffield Hallam University
CompUniGuide ranking
67th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
Sheffield Hallam University is one of the UK's largest universities, based in the heart of Sheffield, one of the UK’s biggest student cities. Sheffield is the fifth biggest city in the UK with over 60,000 students, so everything is geared towards students. It has everything from independent shops to student bars, yet in a 20-minute bus ride you can be in the middle of the Peak District National Park. Based across two campuses, the University offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses across a wide range of subject areas. It is one of the UK's largest providers of health and social care courses, teacher training, and sport and physical activity courses, and is also home to one of the UK's oldest established art and design institutions.

Where you'll study

Sheffield Hallam University

City Campus Howard Street Sheffield
S1 1WB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Sheffield  0.1 miles away

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