University of Huddersfield

Degree level: Undergraduate

Business with Financial Services (Top-Up)

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Course summary

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**Why Business with Financial Services (Top-up)? Are you looking for a career in business or the financial services sector? Or, do you already know the basics but you want to build on your understanding to develop your skills and knowledge to degree level? This one-year top-up course gives you the chance to specialise in this area and gain some invaluable practical experience too.** This top-up degree course is designed to help you build a greater understanding of central banking, financial markets and regulatory practice. We’ll look at the theory and policy behind the financial services sector. How will you learn? You will learn through practical application and delivered lectures, workshops, seminars and group work sessions.

  • You’ll have the opportunity to explore the stock exchange and try your hand at investing, with our simulation trading tool ‘The Portfolio Game.’
  • During your studies we’ll focus on the role of strategic management in organisations.
  • You will get the chance to look at the key strategic management approaches that help managers deliver to their business objectives for both short term and long term scenarios.
What subjects will you cover? You’ll explore subjects such as Business Responsibility and Sustainability, Strategy in Context, Investment and Portfolio Management, Monetary and Financial Framework and International Business.

Course details


Year 1 Core modules: Monetary and Financial Framework Investment and Portfolio Management Business Responsibility & Sustainability Strategy in Context Option modules: Choose two from a list which may include: E-Commerce Business and the Entrepreneur Environmental Policy Advanced Operations Management International Business

Assessment method

Study time on this course is spent in lectures, seminars, workshops etc. Study and assessments will be based on your choice of modules. Your module specification/course handbook will provide full details of the assessment criteria applying to your course.

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

Entry requirements for this course are normally one of the following: - HND Business or overseas equivalents (two years post baccalaureate) passed at 55% average - Successful completion of a foundation degree with 120 ECTS credits (or equivalent). If your first language is not English, you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum for IELTS is 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, or equivalent will be considered acceptable. Read more about the University’s entry requirements for students outside of the UK on our Where are you from information pages -

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £14500 Year 1

Additional fee information

Fees may rise by RPI-X, which is set by the Government. We anticipate that we will be able to confirm the exact amount of the 2020/21 tuition fees in the Spring of 2020 and will update these web pages accordingly. The University operates a fair fee policy which offers a guarantee about the costs of studying on your course. Please find out what's included in your tuition fee here - Tuition fees will cover the cost of your study at the University as well as charges for registration, tuition, supervision and examinations. For more information about funding, fees and finance for UK/EU students, including what your tuition fee covers, please see Fees and finance - If you are an international student coming to study at the University of Huddersfield, please visit the International Fees and Finance pages for full details of tuition fees and support available - Please email the Student Finance Office ([email protected]) or call 01484 472210 for more information about fees and finance.

Sponsorship information

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Business with Financial Services (Top-Up) at University of Huddersfield - UCAS