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This degree has been designed to provide the economic reasoning, quantitative skills and institutional knowledge required by financial economists to solve practical problems arising in finance. These skills should make graduates highly suited for further studies as well as for a career in investment banking or in financial markets. This degree offers you the opportunity to combine in-depth studies in economics and finance. It provides you with the analytical tools from the fields of mathematics, statistics, economics and econometrics together with the institutional knowledge required to work as a financial economist.

Entry Requirements

  Standard Route

  1. Local GCE A/L with at least 2 “C” passes OR London GCE A/L with at least 2 “E” passes.
  2. GCE O/L with at least 4 “C” passes including Mathematics and English.
  3. Age 17 years or above as at 1st September of the year of registration.

  CertHE Route

  1. Age Requirements: Students must normally be aged 18 or above before 31st December in the year they first register.
  2. One (1) GCE A/L (Local/London) and 4 GCE O/L (Local/London) including Mathematics and English.

      OR

  1. Six (6) GCE O/L (Local/London) including Mathematics and English.
  2. Mathematics and English requirements: GCE O/L (Local/London) with a grade C or       above.

  Graduate Entry Route (flexible)

  1. At least a 3-years Bachelors Degree from a University in any field of study, recognized by the University of London.

Degree Structure

Standard Route

100 Courses

EC1002 Introduction to economics
ST104A Statistics 1 (half course) and ST104B Statistics 2 (half course)
MT105A Mathematics 1 (half course) and MT105B Mathematics 2 (half course)
FN1024 Principles of banking and finance

200 and 300 Courses

EC2065 Macroeconomics
EC2066 Microeconomics
EC2020 Elements of econometrics
FN3092 Corporate finance
EC3115 Monetary economics or EC3099 Industrial economics
FN3142 Quantitative finance*
One 300 course (or two half courses) from any Selection group
One 100, 200 or 300 course (or two half courses) from any Selection group

Graduate Entry Route

100 Courses

EC1002 Introduction to economics
ST104A Statistics 1 (half course) and ST104B Statistics 2 (half course)
MT105A Mathematics 1 (half course) and MT105B Mathematics 2 (half course)
FN1024 Principles of banking and finance

200 and 300 Courses

EC2065 Macroeconomics
EC2066 Microeconomics
EC2020 Elements of econometrics
FN3092 Corporate finance
FN3142 Quantitative finance*

Additional information

Through the Graduate Entry Route the degree takes a minimum of three years to complete.
*FN3142 Quantitative finance must be taken with or after FN3092 Corporate finance.

 

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Multi-Religious Blessing Ceremony

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TESTIMONIALS

Some of Our Best Performers….

Royal Institute of Colombo – the only Affiliate Center in Sri Lanka for University of London – proudly announces that it has produced 03 LLB First Class graduates in 2015/6 academic year out of 10 such candidates from 118 institutions around the world representing 46 countries. We congratulate all the students for their remarkable achievements!