single degree

Bachelor of Finance (Honours)

A single one year undergraduate degree offered by the ANU College of Business and Economics

BFIN
  • Length 1 year full-time
  • Minimum 48 Units
Admission requirements
  • Academic plan HFINN
  • CRICOS code 070007B
  • Field of Education
    • Banking and Finance
  • Length 1 year full-time
  • Minimum 48 Units
Admission requirements
  • Academic plan HFINN
  • CRICOS code 070007B
  • Field of Education
    • Banking and Finance

Program Requirements

This Honours plan requires the completion of 48 units, which must consist of:

48 units from completion of the Finance Honours specialisation.

 

Specialisations

Elective Study

Once you have met the program requirements of your degree, you may have enough electives to complete an additional elective majorminor or specialisation.

Admission Requirements

An AQF Level 7 Bachelor Degree or equivalent, completed within the last two years:

  • in a cognate discipline 
  • With the requirements specified for admission to the Finance Honours Specialisation.

The number of places available in the honours plan may be limited by the Dean due to supervisory capacity.

 

Cognate Disciplines

Finance, Economics, Commerce, Actuarial Studies, Statistics, Mathematics and Science

 

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Adjustment Factors

Adjustment Factors do not apply to 1 year honours programs. They do not apply to this program.

Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP)

For more information see: http://www.anu.edu.au/students/program-administration/costs-fees

Annual indicative fee for international students
$42,960.00

Scholarships

ANU offers a wide range of scholarships to students to assist with the cost of their studies.

Eligibility to apply for ANU scholarships varies depending on the specifics of the scholarship and can be categorised by the type of student you are.  Specific scholarship application process information is included in the relevant scholarship listing.

For further information see the Scholarships website.

Honours in Finance is a program offered within the Research School of Finance, Actuarial Studies and Applied Statistics that offers students who have excelled in their undergraduate studies a challenging but rewarding year of study in finance. We seek outstanding students who are keen to undertake independent finance research with the guidance from academic staff. Past students graduating from the Honours in Finance program have been highly successful in professional practice with jobs in the leading investment banks around the world.

Career Options

Graduates from ANU have been rated as Australia's most employable graduates and among the most sought after by employers worldwide.

The latest Global Employability University Ranking, published by the Times Higher Education, rated ANU as Australia's top university for getting a job for the fourth year in a row.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

  1. Demonstrate a sound knowledge and critical understanding of research design and methods
  2. Apply that knowledge to the development of a research proposal and research plan
  3. Develop the capacity to perform high-level independent research
  4. Exhibit in-depth knowledge of their chosen research topic
  5. Demonstrate a high level of ability to critically analyse and evaluate corporate finance and investments research questions and communicate the results.
 
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