Bachelor of Advanced Finance and Economics (Honours)
The University of Queensland - St Lucia

Course outline

This course helps students develop the analytical rigour and technical knowledge needed for a career in finance and economics. Courses specific to this program allow close collaboration, helping students create strong networks that will be an important resource throughout their careers. Students are taught by leading academics covering topics such as micro and macroeconomics, financial management, and accounting and data analytics, and will also hear from industry experts who show how the program content is applied in practice. As the program is highly structured, students develop strong networks within their cohort. In their fourth year, students can choose to major in economics or finance, or pursue a more general pathway by completing a team project, an individual research topic and elective courses in economics and finance. For more information, visit Bachelor of Advanced Finance and Economics (Hons) at UQ.

Majors

Economics; finance.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for UQ and for this course, refer to UQ’s website.

Prerequisites

English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C); Mathematical Methods or Specialist Mathematics (Units 3 and 4, C)

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

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Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors

99.95

98.85

94.30

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

99.95

99.95

99.00

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

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Notes

Contact the institution for information.

Career opportunities

Investment banker; management consultant; financial dealer and trader; fund manager; economist; investment analyst; policy analyst; economic consultant; economic researcher.

Membership

Financial Services Institute of Australasia.

Course Code
714311
Start Date
Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025

Fee
CSP/$15120 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree with honours
Study Area
Business and Tourism
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 8 years Part time

Location
Brisbane