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bachelor

Degree

Bachelor of Business - Finance

bachelor

Degree

Bachelor of Business - Finance

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $32,260 NZD

  • Application fee

    Free

  • Duration

    3 years

  • PSW

    3 years

  • Min GPA

    60 out of 100

Options
Internship

These items are optional and you can choose them as you wish after applying for the course.

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Fall-February 31-October-2022 2022-10-31
Winter-July 01-May-2023 2023-05-01
Fall-February 31-October-2023 2023-10-31
Winter-July 01-May-2024 2024-05-01

Overview

Bachelor of Business - Finance

Join Massey University’s finance program to gain superior decision-making skills and career advantage.

Finance and financial decision-making include determining what to invest in, how to pay or finance the investments, and what to do with the money earned on those investments.

Real-world learning

As a BBus (Finance) student, you will have access to the university's state-of-the-art Trading Room. 

Here you will gain real-world experience in financial markets and financial assets including shares, bonds, foreign exchange, options, and futures. 

Massey’s dedicated student investment fund can also provide you with real fund management experience.

Sound theoretical foundation

The BBus (Finance) will give you a sound theoretical foundation. You will develop your decision-making, logic, and analytical skills to solve real business problems.

You will learn about financial markets and how they impact on decision-making in organizations. 

You will also study the core finance areas of business finance, investments, financial institutions, and markets, as well as risk management practices in these core areas.  

At a more advanced level, you can choose from courses in advanced business finance, international finance, investment analysis, financial risk management (futures and options), and banking.

 

Year Three

In your final year, you will progress to advanced studies in your chosen major. 

You will be able to do an internship course this year, as well as an advanced course in your major topic. 

This brings your business knowledge, communication and teamwork, critical thinking skills, and understanding of ethics together in a capstone course.

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$39,420

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $7,344
Accommodation 1 bed room $7,160
Tuition 1 person $32,260

Hourly wage

Min wage

21.20 NZD / 1 hour

in New Zealand every student can work 20 hour per week

Required documents

  • Officially verified copies of Birth certificate/ Current passport, including any residency visa/ Citizenship certificate
  • Proof of the name change
  • High School graduation certificate
  • Academic transcripts
  • English Language proficiency
  • A statement of any disability or health condition (If Applicable)
  • Evidence of any scholarships (If Applicable)

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6
5.5
listening
5.5
writing
5.5
speaking
5.5
reading

TOEFL

80
-
listening
19
writing
-
speaking
-
reading

PTE

50
42
listening
42
writing
42
speaking
42
reading

Cambridge

169
162
listening
162
writing
162
speaking
162
reading
Language pathway (conditional offer) is available

If you do not have the entry requirements

Improve your English language skills without taking an IELTS test. You could get direct entry to a Massey degree with the university's English for Academic Purposes (EAP) courses.

 English TestEnglish for Academic Purposes 1 English for Academic Purposes 2
English EntryIELTS5.0 overall (all bands 4.5 or above)5.5 overall (all bands 5.0 or above)
iBT TOEFL40 overall (3 in reading & listening, 13 in speaking & writing)50 overall (5 in reading & listening, 15 in speaking & writing)
PTE38 overall46 overall
Cambridge English155165
Entry pointDurationExit
EAP110 weeksFoundation Studies – entry requirement equivalent to IELTS 5.5 overall
EAP210 weeksDirect entry into University - entry requirement equivalent to IELTS 6.0 to 7.0 overall

Academic background and requirement

To be admitted to an undergraduate qualification, applicants will need a minimum level of academic achievement from school, or another university or tertiary institution

The specific level depends on which country or region of the world they are from.

China:

  • Senior High School graduation plus successful completion of one year of bachelor's-level study from a recognized institution; or
  • Successful completion of a two-year diploma, or a minimum of two years out of a three-year diploma from a recognized institution; or
  • Completed Gaokao with a tier-one score from the related province

India: 

  • All India Senior School Certificate (AISSC) Year 12 or Indian School Certificate (ISC) Year 12, with an overall average of 75% and a minimum of 60% in English; or
  • Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSC) – State Board Examination in the states of Andhra Pradesh, Gujurat, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, and West Bengal, with:
    • an overall average of 85% or higher (with no less than four academic subjects), with
    • a minimum of 70% or above in English.

 

Foundation qualifications to meet entry requirements

If you don't have the skills or qualifications you need to be accepted into your chosen study, you can do foundation qualifications.

  • Foundation Certificate (International)
  • Foundation Certificate (International Accelerated)

Career opportunities

  • Securities analyst
  • Investment banking analyst
  • Portfolio or fund manager
  • Share broker, investment broker, financial trader, quant trader
  • Analyst for businesses, Reserve Bank and Treasury
  • Chief financial officer (CFO)
  • Finance/commercial manager
  • Capital investment manager
  • Personal financial planner
  • Financial analyst
  • Bank manager and loan officer
  • Risk management officers
  • Actuary

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