Undergraduate Degree

Bachelor of Commerce – Finance

This course gives you a broad understanding of the structure and operations of financial markets. You’ll learn about investment evaluation and how to make decisions on funding activities and disbursement of profits. You will also examine the role of financial markets.

Work-integrated learning

The Finance major has been accepted into the CFA Institute University Recognition Program. The Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) credential is one of the most respected and recognised investment designation in the world and the CFA program is the first step towards earning this qualification. The degree incorporates at least 70 percent of the CFA Program Candidate Body of Knowledge (CBOK), which positions you well to sit for CFA exams. While studying the Finance major, you will be taught by staff who undertake practical research and help you to apply theory to real situations.

Graduates are eligible for membership in the following professional bodies:

CFA Institute
Financial Services Institute of Australia
Financial planning of Australia

Course Structure

– Communication, Culture and Indigenous Perspectives in Business
– Strategic Career Design
– Markets and Legal Frameworks
– Financial Decision Making
– Analytics for Decision Making
– Introduction to Business Information Systems
– Introduction to Finance Principles
– Introduction to Financial Instruments and Markets
– Business Analysis for Investment
– Corporate Finance
– Quantitative Techniques for Business
– Portfolio Management
– International Finance
– Introduction to Derivative Securities

Credit for previous study

Credit for recognised learning is considered on an individual basis.

Course Duration

The BCom – Finance is a 3 year program when taken in a standard semester model as a full time student and 6 years when taken part-time on the semester model.


Total tuition fees for BCom Finance:
AED 170,100 or USD 46,603

(Inclusive of VAT)

Career Opportunities

Below are some career options after studying this course:

Credit analyst
Bank manager
Corporate finance analyst
Investment banker
Finance manager

Location Curtin Dubai campus
Study method On-campus
Study mode Full-time
Intake January | May** | September
Duration 3 years full-time

** May is not a standard progression.


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