Bachelor of Finance and Banking (BFinBank)

Program Code

Program Faculty
Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Economics

Academic Year

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (


The finance and banking industries focus on banking services and wealth management from individual consumers through to major corporations. The Bachelor of Finance and Banking has been designed to allow students to develop a deep understanding of the global financial markets and banking environment and the skills required for trading financial instruments and providing financial and monetary advice to companies and government.

The Bachelor of Finance and Banking is an AQF level 7 program with a standard full-time duration of 3 years.

Program Learning Outcomes

  1. Broad and coherent knowledge about the theory and practice of diverse finance and banking matters.
  2. Well-developed cognitive and technical skills in finance and banking.
  3. Well-developed judgement to provide specialist advice and functions.
  4. Broad understanding of routine and evolving ethical considerations in the practice of finance and banking matters.
  5. Effective communication skills to interpret and transmit technical advice, knowledge, and ideas.


Interruption of program: Students must apply for permission from the Faculty before taking a Leave of Absence. Any extension of the leave without approval will result in the loss of place in the program but an application may be made to be re-admitted to the program subject to the admission procedures in place at the time.

Program Maximum Duration: As specified in Table 1 of the Coursework Academic Programs Policy, this program must be completed within a Maximum Duration which includes any periods of non-enrolment, leave of absence or approved study at other institutions for credit towards a Program. 

Academic Program Rules for Bachelor of Finance and Banking

There shall be a Bachelor of Finance and Banking.

Qualification Requirements

To qualify for the degree of Bachelor of Finance and Banking, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 72 units, comprising:
1. Level I courses not exceeding 30 units
2. Core courses to the value of 48 units including capstone courses to the value of 6 units
3. Elective courses to the value of 24 units, including Broadening Electives to the value of 9 units

Core Courses