Bachelor of Economics with Bachelor of Finance
Campus North Terrace Campus
Degree Type Double Degree
Duration 4 years full-time or part-time equiv.
SATAC Code 314151
A wide number of our courses have met the competence area for Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.
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I am a:
SATAC Code 314151 2017 CSP ATAR 67.05 2017 CSP IB 24 2017 Adelaide Approved Score 75 Deferment Yes - 2 year Intake February and July Enquiries Ask Adelaide Year 12 Applicants You must not have completed more than 2 years full time equivalent university study (48 units). You compete for a place with your Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR).
Alternative entry pathways
SATAC Code: 314151
- Higher Education applicants
You must have completed at least half a year full time equivalent university study. A Grade Point Average (GPA) is calculated for each separate program you have undertaken (apart from some double degree programs where the GPA is combined). You compete on the basis of your best GPA.
- VET applicants
You must have completed an AQF Certificate IV or above from a Registered Training Organisation. Your application will be ranked according to the level of the award.
- Special Entry applicants
You must be 18 years or over before 1 February 2018. If you have studied at higher education level in the last two years (for 2018 entry this means you were enrolled in either 2017 or 2016), you must not have accumulated more than a TOTAL of 2 years full-time (or part-time equivalent) higher education study (ie. including any study prior to 2016). If you meet this criteria, you will be ranked according to your result in the Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT). Your STAT result is not weighted between verbal and quantitative components. Indigenous applicants may be eligible for entry through the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Access Scheme. See Wirltu Yarlu for further information.
- Without formal qualifications?
You may be eligible for our special access schemes.
- Other Entry Pathways
CRICOS 042341J Intake February and July
English Language Requirements
Australian Year 12 Successful completion of an Australian year 12 qualification with a minimum pass in an accepted English language subject English Tests accepted by the University of Adelaide IELTS Overall 6.5 Reading 6 Listening 6 Speaking 6 Writing 6 TOEFL Overall 79 Reading 13 Listening 13 Speaking 18 Writing 21 Pearsons Overall 58 Reading 50 Listening 50 Speaking 50 Writing 50 Cambridge Overall 176 Reading 169 Listening 169 Speaking 169 Writing 169 Qualifications that meet minimum English requirements A range of alternative qualifications may meet the University’s minimum English requirements
Academic Entry Requirements
Secondary School Qualifications International ATAR 75 International Baccalaureate (IB) 25 Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) 11 United Entrance Certificate (UEC) [Malaysia] 20 General Certificate of Education (GCE) Advanced Level 7 Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) 70 ISC & CBSE [India] 70% ISBE [India] 80% SAT [US] 1200 Abitur 3.4 Thailand Certificate of Secondary Education 2.5 Bang Tot Nghiep Trung Hoc Pho Thong 7.5 STPM or Matrikulasi 2.78 The University of Adelaide College Foundation Program 74 Eynesbury Foundation Program 360 Other Qualifications Students who don't meet the academic requirements or who have other qualifications from the South Pacific Islands, Japan, Korea, Phillipines or Taiwan may be eligible to apply for a Pre-University Pathway to prepare for or gain entry into the University's undergraduate academic programs. For additional information see Admissions Information - Academic Requirements
- Higher Education applicants
Fees and Scholarships
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I am a:
Annual tuition feesCommonwealth-supported place: $10,325
More information on Student Contribution Amounts.
Annual tuition fees International student place: $35,000
These scholarships, as well as many others funded by industry and non-profit organisations, are available to potential and currently enrolled students.
Graduate AttributesThe objective of this program is to produce graduates with specific attributes as outlined in University of Adelaide Graduate Attributes.
- Deep discipline knowledge
- Critical thinking and problem solving
- Teamwork and communication skills
- Career and leadership readiness
- Intercultural and ethical competency
- Self-awareness and emotional intelligence
Professional AccreditationGraduates of the finance degree are entitled to affiliate membership of the nationally-recognised Financial Services Institute of Australia (Finsia). Full membership of Finsia requires completion of the institute's Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment, progress towards which is greatly facilitated by completion of this degree.
A wide number of our courses have met the competence area requirement for the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.
Auditor, Business Manager, Data Analyst, Diplomatic corps, Econometrician, Economist, Environmental Consultant, Environmental Economist, Export / Import trade, Financial Analyst, Foreign Affairs, Health Economist, Humanitarian / Aid Worker, Human Resource Manager, Industrial Organiser, Intelligence Officer, International Development Worker, Management Consultant, Natural Resource Manager, Oil and Gas Analyst, Planning Officer / Urban Planner, Policy Adviser, ...
A Global Learning Experience is an integral component to your academic journey at The University of Adelaide. The university is committed to offering its students the opportunity to study overseas through a range of degrees offered via the Global Learning Office, including student exchange, study tours, short study degrees, internships and placements. There are many exciting opportunities in Europe, Asia, the Americas, Africa, and Oceania ranging from a few weeks to a full academic year.
To find Global Learning opportunities available in your study area click Global Experiences.
Academic Program Rules
The Calendar is a comprehensive handbook of the University's academic program rules.
Example Study Plan
Indicative Study Plan
Year Level 1 Core courses ACCTING 1002: Introductory Accounting I
ECON 1008: Business and Economic Statistics I or Statistical Practice I
ECON 1012: Principles of Economics I
ECON 1009: International Financial Institutions & Markets I
CORPFIN 1002: Business Finance I
Semester I Mathematics
Semester II Mathematics
Electives One level I elective Year Level 2 Core courses ECON 2508: Financial Economics II and/or CORPFIN 2502: Business Valuation II
CORPFIN 2501: Financial Institutions Management II
ECON 2504: Intermediate Econometrics II
ECON 2506: Intermediate Microeconomics A II
ECON 2507: Intermediate Macroeconomics II
ECON 2513: Global Economic History II
Electives Two Level II Electives Year Level 3 and 4 Core courses CORPFIN 3501: Portfolio Theory and Management III
CORPFIN 3502: Options, Futures and Risk Management III and/or Financial Modelling: Tools and Techniques III
Electives Two level III Finance courses
Four level III electives
Core courses ECON 3524: Economic Policy Analysis III Part A
ECON 3525: Economic Policy Analysis III Part B or PROF 3501 International Internship or PROF 3502 Professions Internship Program
Electives Two Economics level III courses
Four level III electives
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Last updated: Monday, 1 Jan 2018