Bachelor of Business: Double Major in 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 NSBM Course

  • Financial Accounting
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Business Mathematics and Statistics
  • Economics for Managers
  • Business Communication
  • Business and Industrial Law
  • Introduction to Project Management
  • Critical Enabling Skills Training
  • Introduction to Sustainability Development
  • Management Process
  • Marketing Management
  • Marketing Management

Year 2 & 3 VU Course

  • My Professional Brand
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Professional Business Project
  • Workplace Learning
  • Corporate Finance
  • International Finance
  • Commercial Banking and Finance
  • Banking Law
  • Contemporary Issues in Banking and Finance
  • Personal Financial Planning
  • Investment and Portfolio Management
  • Financial Modelling for Enterprise Risk Management
  • Risk Management and Insurance
  • Derivatives and Risk Management
  • Operations Management
  • Knowledge Management

  • Sri Lankan A Levels: 3 unit passes in the first attempt
  • Sri Lankan A Levels: 2 unit passes + Completion of NSBM Certificate Program
  • Sri Lankan O Levels: 6 unit passes (with 3 units at credit level) + Completion of NSBM Foundation Program
  • Completion of Edexcel or BTEC Level 3 Certified International Foundation Program (*subject to approval of VU Course Chair)
  • Completion of any other foreign university-affiliated Foundation Program (*subject to approval of VU Course Chair)

English Language Proficiency Requirements
Minimum IELTS score of 6.0 (Academic) with no band score of less than 6.0 in Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking
Completion of a VU-recognised Foundation course
A grade of C in the following:
AS Level subjects: General Paper, English Language; or A Level subject: English Language
Satisfactory completion of the candidate’s entire secondary schooling OR Two years (full-time) academic study in the medium of English, and having completed these studies no more than two years prior to commencing their studies at VU.

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Course Fee
Year 1 (Full Time) 900,000 LKR (Payable in Instalments)
Year 2 (Full Time) 650,000 LKR (Payable in Instalments)
Year 3 ( Part Time) 650,000 LKR (Payable in Instalments)
TOTAL 2,200,000 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.


Graduating with a degree in Business from VU will give you a competitive edge in the workplace. Skills you develop in this course lead to careers in financial planning, funds management, banking stockbroking, superannuation, insurance, investment, and risk management