University of Chester

Degree level: Undergraduate

Business Finance

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Course summary

Begin a dynamic route to a high-flying career in the world of Finance and tackle this ever-changing sector head on. Why Study With Us? Do you have an interest in current financial and business issues? Are you interested in the way businesses obtain and use data in decision-making? Our degree has been designed to equip graduates with techniques that help organisations plan and improve their business and financial decision-making process. It develops data analysis skills that are critical to decision-making in a data-driven world. You’ll also explore innovative corporate practices and discover the implications and opportunities of globalisation, all the while developing key business, entrepreneurial and personal skills, such as team working, communication and problem solving. Join a Business Finance course that allows you to tackle this ever-changing sector head on. The course is delivered by a team committed to making your career aspirations and professional objectives a reality in today’s global economy.

Course details


• Your transformation from student to a finance professional begins from day one. Making extensive use of up-to-date technology, you will gain the kinds of skills and analytical abilities employers seek. You will develop the ability to identify and apply relevant business and financial analytical techniques in order to support decision making in the age of Big Data. • How will you learn? This course has been designed in conjunction with industry to ensure that you develop valuable skills in data analytics and related topics, such as financial analysis and business intelligence. You will design and develop analytics products and services that support decision-making. • This solid foundation will support your advanced studies into specialist areas including risk management, financial modelling and analysis, and opens up a range of highly rewarding careers in areas such as business analysis, consultancy, financial services, marketing analysis, health analytics and information management.

Assessment method

The modules are assessed through a combination of assignments, examinations, group and individual projects. Our teaching directly supports the development of your key skills, knowledge and understanding that are relevant to the assessments.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Welsh Baccalaureate (core) and A Level General Studies will be recognised in our offer. We will also consider a combination of A Levels and BTECs/OCRs. We will also require a GCSE grade C/4 (or above) in Mathematics.

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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

Additional fee information

The University may increase these fees at the start of each subsequent year of your course in line with inflation at that time, as measured by the Retail Price Index. These fee levels and increases are subject to any necessary government, and other regulatory, approvals.
Business Finance at University of Chester - UCAS