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Course summary

Please check the Sheffield Hallam University website for the latest information. Course summary

  • Develop specialist financial knowledge in areas such as global financial markets, risk management and corporate governance.
  • Learn how to understand, interpret and critically evaluate financial information, as well as build skills in business management – vital for careers in management at senior levels and beyond.
  • Have the opportunity to work or study abroad with the possibility of funding through the Erasmus+ programme (until 2023) or the Turing Scheme.
The overall aim is to give you sound training in business and to focus on the importance of finance and financial markets in helping to build successful, profitable and sustainable businesses. How you learn All our courses are designed around a set of key principles based on engaging you with the world, collaborating with others, challenging you to think in new ways, and providing you with a supportive environment in which you can thrive. The course takes a highly practical approach to learning and teaching. For this reason learning takes place in a wide variety of settings. You learn through
  • engaging with real-world business problems
  • presenting to business entrepreneurs and owners
  • one-on-one coaching with tutors
  • collaborative team working on live projects
  • There are opportunities to study abroad at one of our partner universities with the possibility of funding through the Erasmus+ programme (until 2023) or the - ----- Turing Scheme.
Applied learning Work placements You will have the opportunity to arrange a year-long work placement in between your second and third years. This gives you a real-world experience to prepare you for your future career. Live projects You meet business entrepreneurs with real-world business problems and under the guidance of tutors are expected to study and propose workable solutions to the client organisations.


Module and assessment information for future years is displayed as currently validated and may be liable to change. When selecting electives, your choices will be subject to the core requirements of the course. As a result, selections may be limited to a choice between one of two or more specified electives in some instances. You will be able to complete a placement year as part of this course. See the modules table below for further information. Year 1 Compulsory modules Customers And Markets 20 Developing Professional And Academic Skills 20 Financial Analysis For Business 20 Introduction To Financial Management 20 People And Organisations In Context 20 Elective modules Foreign Language 20 Global Business Environment 20 Principles Of Business Management In The Sports Industry 20 Year 2 Compulsory modules Applied Financial Management 20 Applied Professional Skills 20 International Financial Management 20 Performance Measurement And Operations 20 Risk Management 20 Elective modules Business Law 20 Foreign Language 20 Fraud Analytics 20 Leading Innovative Organisations 20 Planning Your Own Business 20 Service And Retail Marketing 20 Year 3 Optional modules Placement Year Final year Compulsory modules Consultancy Project 20 Corporate Governance Regulations And Ethics 20 Global Financial Markets 20 Mergers And Acquisitions 20 Strategy Projects And People 20 Elective modules Customer Psychology 20 Financial Performance Management 20 Foreign Language 20 Managing The Digital Enterprise 20 Sustainable And Responsible Business In The C21 - Contemporary Challenges 20

Assessment method

Coursework Exams Practical

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business

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

Please note the University will only admit students who are aged 18 or above at the point of enrolment.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6IELTS score of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills, or equivalent.

Unistats information

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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
EU £15860 Year 1
International £15860 Year 1

Additional fee information

Please refer to our website for up-to-date information on costs and fees:

Sponsorship information

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to students who study this course.

Business and Financial Management at Sheffield Hallam University - UCAS