The Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) in Financial Analysis Programme aims to provide a four-year university education to equip students with core financial analytical skills to become an effective investment professional. The Programme is built on the foundation of the ‘Financial Analyst’ role, and closely follows the core competency of the recognised professional standard known as the Chartered Financial Analyst Program Candidate Body of Knowledge™.
Financial analysis is the process of evaluating businesses, projects, budgets and other finance-related entities to determine their suitability for investment. It generally relates to a broad area of appraisal in finance on any economic systems. The BBA in Financial Analysis Programme is predominately investment focused. This will enable them to seek employment in the financial services industry, take professional qualification examinations and have the option to pursue further higher level degrees.
Upon completion of the programme, students are expected:
- To have practical knowledge and authentic skills necessary in the global investment profession
- To attain financial analytical ability to evaluate alternatives rationally for the purpose of making informed decision
- To appreciate the interface between financial analysis and other areas in economics, management, investments, financial markets, international finance, financial services and corporate strategy
- To possess a body of specialised knowledge and skill-set that enable them to seek challenging careers in the era of economic liberalisation and globalisation;
QF Level : 5
QR Registration No.: (14/002725/L5)
Area of Study (QR): 09.Economics, Accountancy, Finance & Investment