Bachelor of Business: Banking and Finance and Financial Risk Management

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
Key Features
  • 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.
3 Years
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  • 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


  • 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


  • 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
Entry Qualifications

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
employment opportunities

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