Open Day
Finance and Investment BSc(Hons)
Rob Hayward
Course Leader
What do we offer?
 A friendly, caring, learning environment
 Good student facilities (library, online journals,
teaching...
Brighton Business School
 Professional, dedicated teaching and
administrative teams
 Wide mix of student nationalities a...
Finance and Investment BSc(Hons)
Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4
Economics Corporate
Analysis
Optional
industrial
placement
(4...
The options
 Business Project (placement only)
 Financial Dissertation
 Game Theory in Economics and Finance
 Behaviou...
Placement companies
Work placements add to your CV and many
students return to university for their final year with
firm j...
Career focussed
 Careers Service in regular contact with over 1,800
businesses and organisations
 Finance and Accounting...
Destinations of leavers
Employers of our graduates include:
ICE Exchange
Barclays
Knight Capital
KBW (Keefe, Bruyettte...
• 100% ‘Course is intellectually stimulating’
• 85% ‘Staff are enthusiastic about what they are
teaching’
• 92% ‘As a resu...
• 100% ‘Course is intellectually stimulating’
• 85% ‘Staff are enthusiastic about what they are
teaching’
• 92% ‘As a resu...
• 100% ‘Course is intellectually stimulating’
• 85% ‘Staff are enthusiastic about what they are
teaching’
• 92% ‘As a resu...
• 100% ‘Course is intellectually stimulating’
• 85% ‘Staff are enthusiastic about what they are
teaching’
• 92% ‘As a resu...
In three years…
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This University of Brighton course prepares you for employment in a wide range of industries, such as stockbroking, fund management, investment management and banking. It equips you with a solid grounding in the principles of finance and investment, which can be applied to a broad range of financial issues in the UK and international economy.

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Finance and Investment BSc - open day presentation Oct 2013

  1. 1. Open Day Finance and Investment BSc(Hons) Rob Hayward Course Leader
  2. 2. What do we offer?  A friendly, caring, learning environment  Good student facilities (library, online journals, teaching rooms, hot desks)  Wide range of sport and leisure activities  Career-focussed courses
  3. 3. Brighton Business School  Professional, dedicated teaching and administrative teams  Wide mix of student nationalities and backgrounds  Good research ranking in business and management  40 years’ experience of running business courses  Most staff worked in industry before joining
  4. 4. Finance and Investment BSc(Hons) Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4 Economics Corporate Analysis Optional industrial placement (48 weeks) Investment Management Finance Finance & Risk Management Advanced Financial Risk Management Financial Accounting International Financial Economics Economic and Legal Aspects of Financial Regs Monetary Economics Applied Financial Techniques (Dealing Room) Financial skills Financial Case Study Option 1 Academic & Professional Skills Professional Practice Option 2
  5. 5. The options  Business Project (placement only)  Financial Dissertation  Game Theory in Economics and Finance  Behavioural Finance  Financial Econometrics  International Finance  Corporate Strategy
  6. 6. Placement companies Work placements add to your CV and many students return to university for their final year with firm job offers. Barclays LLoyds Goldman Sachs Swiss Re Amex Microsoft Hewlett Packard UBS IBM Findessa
  7. 7. Career focussed  Careers Service in regular contact with over 1,800 businesses and organisations  Finance and Accounting Forum discusses routes into the sector and what it is really like to work within it
  8. 8. Destinations of leavers Employers of our graduates include: ICE Exchange Barclays Knight Capital KBW (Keefe, Bruyettte & Woods) McKinsey & co Rimes technologies IFDS Tullett Prebon Eurasian Natural Resources Fund Canopious
  9. 9. • 100% ‘Course is intellectually stimulating’ • 85% ‘Staff are enthusiastic about what they are teaching’ • 92% ‘As a result of the course I feel confident about tacking unfamiliar problems’ • 69% ‘the course has helped me present myself with confidence’ Brighton students reach final of University Trading Challenge
  10. 10. • 100% ‘Course is intellectually stimulating’ • 85% ‘Staff are enthusiastic about what they are teaching’ • 92% ‘As a result of the course I feel confident about tacking unfamiliar problems’ • 69% ‘the course has helped me present myself with confidence’ Investment and Trading Society organise guest speakers, challenges and field trips
  11. 11. • 100% ‘Course is intellectually stimulating’ • 85% ‘Staff are enthusiastic about what they are teaching’ • 92% ‘As a result of the course I feel confident about tacking unfamiliar problems’ • 69% ‘the course has helped me present myself with confidence’ Real-time trading room enables you to apply your skills to real markets and real data
  12. 12. • 100% ‘Course is intellectually stimulating’ • 85% ‘Staff are enthusiastic about what they are teaching’ • 92% ‘As a result of the course I feel confident about tacking unfamiliar problems’ • 69% ‘the course has helped me present myself with confidence’ Working with experts from industry
  13. 13. In three years…
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