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Economics, Finance and Accounting

Are you interested in a career in economics or finance? Our courses can help you learn how to understand financial management, and the relationship between the financial market and economic growth in today’s globalised world.

  • Learn from experienced lecturers who are qualified academically and professionally as Chartered Accountants, Chartered Financial Analysts or finance practitioners.
  • Study a number of specialist modules such as financial reporting, auditing, tax, financial management, international finance, business law, financial investment and risk.
  • Utilise our links with employers to gain a reputable placement opportunity in the accounting, finance and banking sectors*.
  • Make use of our state-of-the-art Bloomberg Terminals and learn to use industry software such as S&P, Capital IQ, Python and more.
  • Observe the industry from the position of a top global company, by attending field trips to places like Bloomberg London and the Bank of England*.
  • Follow in the footsteps of our graduates, some of whom have gone on to work for PwC, Ernst and Young, KPMG, NHS and China Construction Bank.

Our Economics, Finance and Accounting facilities

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Bloomberg Trading Floor

You will have the opportunity to gain practical career-ready skills from using our Bloomberg Trading Floor. We use this facility to create simulated projects where you can understand how businesses operate in a dynamic, competitive environment.

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Standard & Poor Market Intelligence Suite (S&P) 

The S&P suite contains some of the same software used by Wall Street. Here you will find a range of industry data and tools to help you track performance, identify investment ideas, understand industry dynamics and perform risk assessments.

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Talent Team

The Talent Team is our dedicated employability support team. They will assist you in applying for work placements graduate level jobs and offer skills development workshops. They also organise networking events to enable you to meet potential employers and industry contacts.

Student stories

We offer company visits to local financial giants and guest lectures by industry experts (subject to availability). Find out from Dominica how learning in London’s financial district has its perks.

Hear from Meney, a postgraduate student, about her internship experience working at Predictive Black, a FinTech start up. Her internship strengthened her analytical and problem-solving skills.

Our aim is to nurture globally employable graduates, through the strength in our teaching staff, our academic quality, and the currency of our curriculum. Hear about Haris’ story.

The Queen's Award for Enterprise
University of the year shortlisted
QS Five Star Rating 2023