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 Macroeconomics, International Taxation and Business Strategy.

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 5% 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 2023, September 2024


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 2023 and September 2024 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 2023 and September 2024 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.