Financial Economics and Banking at Coventry University - UCAS

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Course summary

Gain expertise in economics, econometrics and financial systems to prepare yourself for roles in corporate and investment banking, financial management or economic policy. Studying in the heart of London’s financial district, the Financial Economics and Banking BSc (Hons) course aims to increase your employability through a real business experience, delivered in the classroom through real-world case studies, live projects and simulations. The course also aims to give you opportunities to attend tailored talks by experts from academia, the City of London and the real world of entrepreneurship touching on various areas of economics, finance and banking (subject to availability). For the most up-to-date information about course modules, sandwich years or part-time learning, please visit our website.


Year 1: Introduction to Economics Professional and Academic Skills Development Introduction to Financial Accounting Quantitative Methods Corporate and Business Law Year 2: Intermediate Microeconomics Introduction to Econometrics Corporate and Investment Banking Intermediate Macroeconomics Banking Risk Management Banking Supervision, Regulatory Frameworks and Fin Ethics Final year: Applied Econometrics and Research Methods Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management International Economics Optional modules, either International Securities or Venture Capital and Private Equity Final Project

Assessment method

This course will be assessed using a variety of methods which will vary depending upon the module. Assessment methods include: Formal examinations Phase tests Essays Group work Presentations Reports Projects Coursework Open Book Exams Individual Assignments The Coventry University Group assessment strategy ensures that our courses are fairly assessed and allows us to monitor student progression towards achieving the intended learning outcomes.

How to apply

Application codes

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

All applications are considered on an individual basis and the whole application is reviewed which includes previous and predicted qualifications, experience, reference and your motivation to study the course. The University also accepts the BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate/BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma and BTEC Level 3 National Diploma/BTEC Level 3 Diploma for entry onto degree programmes, provided that they are studied in combination with other qualifications that are equivalent to three A2 Levels. This may include subject specific requirements where necessary.

Student Outcomes

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Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Financial Economics and Banking at Coventry University - UCAS