Finance and Management Undergraduate Degrees

Our degree programmes provide theoretical understanding of finance and management that extends beyond conventional analysis of the US and Europe to include specialist knowledge of economies, organisations and businesses in Asia, Africa and the Near and Middle East.

This makes for a truly international experience and gives a deeper understanding of global issues of finance and management, which is one of the reasons why our graduates go on to make a real difference in the world.

Explore our undergraduate options below:

“My course focuses on the Middle East and North Africa, but it also includes a wide range of other options” Read more

Guardian University League Table 2020

We’re ranked 14 in the UK and 1 in London for Business and Management by the Guardian University league table 2020

This programme is ideal for students whose ambition is to pursue a career in accounting, banking, investments, auditing, taxation, and other finance-related strategic roles in business.

You will learn how to analyse financial statements, how to critically evaluate investment opportunities, how to design financial plans, and how to make strategic decisions in the areas of accounting, banking, finance and investments.

This programme is accredited by CIMA – Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, giving you 8 exemptions upon successful completion of this degree entering the CIMA Qualification at the Management Level.

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Study this programme to immerse yourself in business management modules common to most first-degree management programmes including accounting, finance, managerial economics, marketing, corporate governance, research methods and international business strategy.

We also offer specialist modules that draw on our unrivalled knowledge of the historical and cultural context of different regions. Students will also grasp the knowledge and understanding of the usage of advanced technologies in business development, such as fintech fund-raising case studies for Fintech in US, UK, European, Japanese, Sub-African and Middle Eastern countries.

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We expertly apply theoretical concepts to real issues facing businesses that operate in Korea. Modules include accounting, finance, managerial economics, marketing, corporate governance, research methods and international business strategy.

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Our BSc Management programme will provide you with a strong grounding in business and management, as well as the skills needed to be effective managers in a changing world.

Students take modules in management, organisational behaviour, fintech, human resources management accounting, finance, managerial economics, marketing, international marketing, corporate governance, business ethics and corporate social responsibility, research methods and international business strategy.

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Prepares students for entry onto an undergraduate programme at SOAS. During the Foundation Year, students take modules on academic practice, working with numbers, digital skills and technology, topical global issues and cultural fluency.

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Graduate Destinations

Finance and Management students leave SOAS with the specialist international focus and the skills needed to work effectively in a global, multicultural context. Graduates are equipped with advanced training and research expertise. They also gain a portfolio of widely transferable skills which employers seek, including analysing and selecting information, as well as communication, numeracy and problem solving skills.

This, coupled with the strong sense of social justice that our students are well known for – is why our SOASians go on to pursue careers that make a real difference. Examples are given from the past two years destinations:

Amaranth Sustainable Development LLP
Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ
Boston Consulting
Christian Aid
Dagong Global
Elbus Group
HM Treasury
IDB (Islamic Development Bank)
Lloyds Banking Group

Pirola Pennuto Zei & Associati
Proinpa Foundation
Self-Employed Interior Designer
Speciss College
Slaughter and May
Western Securities Co., Ltd

Class of 2017: Six months after completing their studies

In Work 57%
Studying 27%
Work and Study 4%
Other 12%

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