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University of Portsmouth

Bachelor of Science (Economics) (Honours) in Economics, Finance and Banking (Top-up)

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University of Portsmouth

Bachelor of Science (Economics) (Honours) in Economics, Finance and Banking (Top-up)

This Degree programme combines three major specialisations of Banking, Finance and Economics and well prepares those looking for a career in Banking or Financial Services such as Commercial and Investment Banking, Accounting, Tax Consultancy and Risk Management.

It is also designed to provide students with theories, tools, ethical principles and practices of Finance, Banking and Economics, which are applicable to real-world scenarios and understanding of the financial markets.

After graduation, students may choose to pursue the following roles:

  • Financial Analyst
  • Equities Analyst
  • Credit Analyst
  • Investment Research Analyst
  • Compliance Officer or Risk Analyst
  • Management Consultant

This Degree programme can be completed in a minimum of 18 months on a part-time basis. Below is the programme structure:

  • Intermediate Macroeconomics
  • Intermediate Microeconomics
  • Econometric Methods
  • The Economist's Toolkit 2
  • Economics of Money Banking and Financial Markets
  • International Economics
  • Econometric Analysis
  • Financial Economics
  • International Banking and Financial Management
  • Future and Options Markets
  • Independent Study Unit

For more information, please fill up the enquiry form so that our programme consultants can get back to you.

This Degree programme accepts a wide range of qualifications, which includes:

  • Polytechnic Diploma
  • Kaplan Diploma
  • Other Private Diplomas and/or Foreign qualifications will be assessed on a case-by-case basis

In all cases, the final decision on admission to the programme rests with the University.

English Requirements:

  • Successful completion of an approved Diploma qualification or higher, where the language of instruction was English can be considered.
  • Applicants are required to meet the University’s English language requirement1

Delivery Methods:
Each term is a 12-weeks period covering 2 units of study. Each unit is provided with 28 hours of academic induction/seminar sessions after office hours in the evening and or over weekends/public holidays.

Assessment Methods:

Each unit is assessed by any combination of class participation, written assignments, projects or examinations. Assessment methods may vary according to individual unit requirements.

Students who successfully complete and pass the modules stipulated in the programme structure will be awarded the Bachelor of Science (Economics) (Honours) Economics, Finance and Banking from University of Portsmouth.

The Degree will be the same as that awarded to the on-campus graduates.

Tuition Fee:

The tuition fee covers university registration, study guides, intensive seminars and workshops, assignments, examination (if applicable), projects, Degree (if earned) and transcript.

  • Programme tuition fee: S$21,400.00 (11 modules) payable in 6 instalments
  • Receive S$400 referral bursary when you recommend your friend to join our Degree programme*.

Education Loan:
You can finance your fees through education loans with affordable monthly instalment payments**. Please click here for more information.

Amex 0% interest on instalment payment effective 1st June 2017 (for instalments ranging 6 - 24 months)

Non-tuition Fee:

  • Non-refundable application fee1: S$181.90

Note: all prices are inclusive of 7% Goods & Services Tax (GST). Please refer to the official price list for a detailed breakdown. All fees are subject to change annually. The fees above have been updated and are accurate as of 14 November 2017. For more information about the programme, please contact our programme consultant.

Click here for Terms and Conditions for Rebates and Offers.

There are 2 intakes per year. Please contact our programme consultants to obtain a copy of the class schedules.

* Terms and conditions apply.
** Terms and conditions apply. Education loan is subject to bank’s approval.