BBA Finance


Year of Entry 2017
Mode of Funding Government funded
Admission Code 1080
Mode of Study Full time
Normal Duration of Programme 3 years (for Advanced Standing I); 2 years (for Advanced Standing II)
Tuition Fee Click here for more information
Programme/Major Leader
Prof WANG Junbo
BA, MA (Shandong Univ.), PhD (China Academia Sinica), PhD (Syracuse Univ.)
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Our Target

We prepare students for key financial management positions in both the business and government sectors. Students are provided with rigorous training in the areas of asset valuation, financial management, portfolio and risk management, derivative securities, global investment, economics, quantitative methods and accounting. With this comprehensive and balanced curriculum, students learn to make competent financial decisions that are critical for a successful career in financial management.


Entrance Requirements for Direct/Non-JUPAS Applicants

To be considered for admission, you must satisfy the General Entrance Requirements.

For senior-year (Advanced Standing II) admission, applicants are normally expected to have completed an Associate Degree/Higher Diploma with a cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of ≥3.0 or equivalent overall mark, or a credit award.  Preference may be given to applicants who have attained Level 4 above in HKDSE English OR IELTS overall band score of 6.5 or above

Applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

HKDSE students will apply through JUPAS (JS1003, first-year studies).  For details, click here.


Start Your Career Here

There is great demand in for graduates with expert knowledge in finance world-wide. Financial executives make key decisions on matters such as evaluating investments in the world, raising capital, initial public offerings, valuing securities, managing risks for financial institutions and non-financial corporations, private banking services, managing funds and portfolios, the institutional sale of securities and performing Treasury functions.


What You Will Be Studying

Major courses include:
  • International Finance and Banking
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Systems, Markets and Instruments
  • Security Analysis and Portfolio Management
  • Regulation and Management of Financial Institutions

Curriculum

For details of the programme’s curriculum structure, please visit the ‘Undergraduate Catalogue(Note: The catalogue for the 2016 cohort is for reference only. The 2017 catalogue will be published around July 2017.)


Professional Recognition

Some courses in the BBA programme provide exemptions from the courses or professional examinations of the Society of Registered Financial Planners (HKRFP)  and the Institute of Financial Planners of Hong Kong (IFPHK).


The BBA Programme in Finance has been included in the CFA Institute’s University Recognition Programme (URP). The Programme will be listed on the CFA Institute website and other venues promoting the URP. The Programme is also entitled to award five CFA Programme Awareness Scholarships to students each fiscal year.


Bonus Features

  • Student exchange programmes
  • Internships
  • Study tours
  • Company visits
  • Professional seminars
  • Professional mentoring
  • Meeting business leaders

Did You Know?

Many of our graduates now hold top positions in financial institutions and non-financial corporations in Hong Kong and elsewhere.