Curtin Singapore
Curtin Singapore

undergraduate

Finance

Bachelor of Commerce - BCom(Curtin) - MJXU-FINCE

Enrol for November 2017 intake and Singaporean / PR students will receive a 30% Heritage Bursary (Singapore) – Apply today

Curtin University is ranked as one of the top 200 best-performing universities in the subjects of Accounting and Finance by the QS World University Rankings in 2017.

Studying in the field of finance can open the door to a range of careers nationally and internationally. This major gives you a broad understanding of corporate and investment finance. You will learn about investment evaluation, how to fund activities, the roles played by financial markets and instruments, structure and operations of financial markets, and financial securities that trade in financial markets.

Professional Recognition

Graduates may seek membership of professional bodies such as the Australasian Institute of Banking and Finance, the Economic Society of Australia and the Financial Planning Association of Australia.

Finance Major (BCom) has also been accepted into the CFA institute University Recognition Program. The Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) credential is the most respected and recognized investment designation in the world and the CFA Program is the first step toward earning this qualification. Recognised status is granted to institutions whose degree program(s) incorporate at least 70% of the CFA Program Candidate Body of Knowledge (CBOK). This provides students with a solid grounding in the CBOK and positions them well to sit for the exams which are part of the CFA program.

Career opportunities

This course can help you become a/an Insurance Officer, Bank Officer, Financial Dealer and Broker, Financial Dealer's Assistant, Credit Analyst, Bank Manager, Financial Planner, Investment Banker, Finance Manager.

Credit for previous study

If you have previously worked or studied in this field, you are encouraged to contact Curtin Singapore to discuss eligibility for Credit for Recognised Learning (credit for unit exemptions).

Course structure

Credits needed to graduate: 600.
Each unit is 25 credits unless stated otherwise.

Trimester 1

Trimester 2

Trimester 3

Trimester 4

Trimester 5

Trimester 6

Units are not necessarily shown in the order studied. Units are subject to change.

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2017 Entry requirements:

Qualification Score
Australia ATAR 70
China Gao Kao 67%
Hong Kong HKDSE 15 points (5 subjects)
IB 24 points over 6 IB units
Indonesia SMA 8.0
Malaysia UEC 20 points (5 subjects)
Singapore GCE A level 5 points
United States SAT 1000
Vietnam TN PTTH 8.0

Minimum academic entry requirements

View academic entry requirements

Minimum English language entry requirements:

IELTS Academic (International English Language Testing System)
Writing 6.0
Speaking 6.0
Reading 6.0
Listening 6.0
Overall band score 6.5
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
550 paper based
213 computer based
79 Internet based (Reading-13 Listening-13 Speaking-18 Writing-21)

Results from IELTS and TOEFL are valid for two years.

These are only some of the ways you can prove your English competence. View the full list of English language entry requirements

Where:

Curtin Singapore campus

When:

February, July, November

How:

Full-time

Study:

On-campus

Duration:

2 or 3 years full-time (6 trimesters)

Fees*:

Bachelor of Commerce - Singaporean / PR
Per unit fee (25 credits) with Heritage Bursary (Singapore) S$1512
Total course fee S$36288
Payable over six trimester installments
Bachelor of Commerce - International students
Per unit fee (25 credits) S$2160
Total course fee S$51840
Payable over six trimester installments

*All fees are inclusive of 7% GST. Fees listed are indicative and subject to annual increases. View our fees and charges page for full details.

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Disclaimer

Curtin endeavours to keep its courses information up-to-date. However, this information is subject to change from time to time and the University reserves the right to change course information without notification if and when required.

In exceptional circumstances units and/or courses may be discontinued. In these instances Curtin will use its best endeavours to accommodate students affected by any discontinued courses or units