Why study BA (Hons) International Finance (Top-up) at BU?

  • Ideal for overseas students who have studied finance foundations subjects of at their previous HE institutions 
  • Designed to build upon existing finance knowledge and skills, as well as developing interpersonal skills and effective study technique 
  • Close support by your teaching team to ensure you achieve your maximum potential  
  • Enjoy the flexibility to tailor your learning with optional units in areas such as International Taxation, Financial Regulation and Entrepreneurship & Business Ventures.

Find out more about the content of this course.

Course accreditations

This course is delivered by the AASCB-accredited Bournemouth University Business School, an accreditation which places us within the top institutions globally for business degrees. Less than 6% of business schools worldwide have attained this hallmark of excellence which recognises a focus on excellence in all areas, including teaching and students learning. 

Key information

Next start date:

September 2024. September 2025


Bournemouth University, Talbot Campus


1 year


The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

Required subjects:

Accounting, Economics or Finance

Entry requirements:

For September 2024 and September 2025 entry: Foundation Degree with 60% or above in a required subject. HND with Merit or above in a required subject – find out more.

International entry requirements:

For September 2024 and September 2025 entry: If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS 6.0 (Academic) or above with a minimum of 5.5 in each component of writing, speaking, listening and reading. For more information check out our full entry requirements. We also accept a Level 5 Higher Apprenticeship in a relevant subject area.