Bachelor of Business: Banking and Finance & Financial Risk Management
Victoria University - Australia

The Bachelor of Business: Banking and Finance / Financial Risk Management prepares you for a career in the financial services industry. Graduates are conferred with the VU Bachelor of Business: Banking and Finance / Financial Risk Management following: Year 1 at NSBM and Year 2 and Year 3 at NSBM or at VU, Melbourne. Studying at both universities in both countries is the ideal preparation for a global career. Ranking in the top 2% of universities worldwide, VU delivers high quality, affordable qualifications that prepare students for career success. Our courses are developed with, and accredited by, globally recognized professional bodies, giving VU graduates a competitive edge.

Full Time
3 years
  • Enhance your graduate employment outcomes through a highly sought-after Australian degree, awarded by a top-ranking university.
  • Gain international experience, including option for one or two years study in Melbourne.
  • Learn new skills and knowledge in financial services – a sought-after industry.
  • Join VU’s College of Business, where these majors are accredited by CPA Australia.

Year 1

  • Financial Accounting
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Business Mathematics and Statistics
  • Economics for Managers
  • Business Communication
  • Business Environment
  • Critical Enabling Skills Training
  • Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
  • Management Process
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Marketing Management

Year 2

  • Business Law
  • Financial Institutions and Monetary Theory
  • International Banking and Finance
  • Corporate Finance
  • Applied Statistics for Business
  • Taxation Law and Practice
  • Risk Management and Insurance
  • Personal Financial Planning
  • Quality Management

Year 3

  • Credit and Lending Decisions
  • Commercial Banking and Finance
  • Law of Financial Institutions and Securities
  • International Business Challenge
  • Investment and Portfolio Management
  • Applied Business Challenge
  • Risk Management Models

Students should have either of following qualifications

  • 3 passes for Advanced Level in a single attempt for core subjects (Local or International equivalent) (London AS Level exams are not recognized as entry criteria)
  • Completion of NSBM foundation programme
  • Completion of Edexcel or BTEC Certified foundation programme (*Subject to the approval of program director)
  • Completion of any other foreign university affiliated foundation programme (*Subject to the approval of program director) And
  • Students should have passed Ordinary Level examination or equivalent including Mathematics and English

The English language entry requirement

  • Minimum IELTS score of 6.0 (Academic) with no band score of less than 6.0 in Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking


A grade of C in the following:

  • AS Level subjects: General Paper, English Language; or
  • A Level subject: English Language
Course Fee
Year 1 (Full Time) 800,000 LKR
Year 2 (Full Time) 650,000 LKR
Year 3 ( Part Time) 650,000 LKR
TOTAL 2,100,000 LKR
Registration Fee -
10,000 LKR
Library Fee -
5,000 LKR

Student Loan facilities are available from BOC, NSB & NDB banks. Send us an inquiry to ask about paymnet plans and loan facilities.


This programme offers the opportunity to enter to the mid layer of the Accounting and Finance careers.