Bachelor of Banking and Finance

Bachelor of Banking and Finance

This 3 years Bachelor of Banking and Finance programme objective is to prepare students to think critically and finding new ways to improve the industry. Students learn to communicate effectively on all levels and acquire leadership skills in the banking industry to become an initiator of change by making complex and difficult decisions using modern finance, marketing and management analysis methods. 

This is an undergraduate degree and can be pursued by students after completing their secondary school. Banking is a job that is considered to be highly respectable in today’s world. 

Why is Banking and Finance a good study choice? 

First of all, our Bachelor of Banking and Finance program is offered online via distance learning or on campus. This flexibility to meet student needs is seldom found in other distance learning programs. Our online program does not require all students to take the same subjects/courses, use the same books, or learning materials. Instead, the online Bachelor of Banking and Finance (BS) curriculum is designed individually by the student and academic advisor. 

Banking and Finance explores the dynamic, fast-paced world of money, shares, credit and investments.  Finance is an essential part of our economy as it provides the liquidity in terms of money or assets required for individuals and businesses to invest for the future.

When you choose to major in Banking and Finance you will explore the systemised movement and management of money. In business companies, the finance function ensures that activities are funded with equity or debt and the firms can chose value-enhancing project and manage cash flows, risk and liquidity in the interest of their stakeholders. Financial markets are very important and understanding the pricing of assets and derivative securities is vital.

Bachelor of Banking and Finance Curriculum

To obtain a Bachelor of  Banking and Finance Degree, students are required to complete 180 credits. Courses may be taken on a full-time or part-time basis.

Year 1

This Introduction to Management course covers core management skills that can be applied to almost any management role or industry sector. Aimed at those who directly manage others, it’s a popular choice for professionals who have not had any formal management training and those who are relatively new to management.

  • This course prepares the learner to apply basic accounting principles in the preparation of financial statements for external reporting. Students will become skilled in the bookkeeping process which leads to the preparation of the financial statements.
  • This course is designed to serve as an introduction to the basic principles of marketing, practices, and the application of these practices. This course examines our present-day marketing system from a managerial point of view and has a current events component to help emphasize the marketing principles in today’s business world.
  • This academic writing skills course has comprehensive lessons. Each lesson includes a practical assignment which is designed to help you improve your writing. All assignments are personally marked and graded by your tutor, so you’ll be receiving expert feedback at each stage of the course.
  • During this course, we will be addressing introductory concepts; the market system; price determination; demand and utility; competitive supply; cost analysis; market structures; equilibrium of the firm; pricing of factor inputs; land rents; wages; interest and capital.
  • This Introduction to Business Law is a program designed to equip you with a thorough understanding of the fundamental principals of commercial law. This course will give you foundation knowledge about the origins of our legal system and the framework in which businesses operate.

    This business law course covers the many facets of commercial law, the origins of law, the legal framework in which business operates, torts, defamation, negotiable instruments, business entities and the laws pertaining to business financial dealings.

  • The purpose of this course is to discuss the effects on modern business of the widespread application of information technology, including the evolution of new business models. We focus on electronic commerce as a highly visible example of the impact of information technology on international business.

In this course, Essential Career Skills for Investment Banking, designed to improve your financial fluency. You’ll learn about different sectors across the field, including the three main tiers of investment banking, bulge bracket, middle market, and boutique market.

Year 2

In this subject, you will study one of the oldest and most essential vehicles of law, the one that regulates and organises the exchange of goods and services: contracts and obligations. This is an essential starting point for the consolidation of other areas of civil law and for tackling other legal disciplines (commercial law, financial law, etc.).

  • The managers who are with multinational companies should be very careful and have the knowledge about the ethical and unethical values and should select only the ethical actions. This Business ethics course is a form of applied ethics or professional ethics, that examines ethical principles and moral or ethical problems that can arise in a business environment. It applies to all aspects of business conduct and is relevant to the conduct of individuals and entire organizations.

This course that you look at, you want to ensure that learners will gain an in-depth understanding of the different strategies available within property investment, how to succeed in the property market,and investor.

In this course students will learn about different subjects of Banking Law with practical approach and with case laws for better to understanding what you‘ll learn banking law, legal knowledge, Securitization and Reconstruction.

This course learn more about macroeconomic theory, learn the difference between macroeconomics and microeconomics, better understand economic analysis and more. You will gain deeper understanding about concepts like fiscal and monetary policy.

This course introduces the student to a number of essential mathematical and statistical techniques that are extensively used in business and management. Particular attention will be paid to the circumstances in which the methods considered should be employed. The following quantitative methods will be included: equations and graphs; measures of location and dispersion; indices; probability and normal distribution; basic optimisation; critical path analysis; correlation and simple linear regression; time series forecasting. Appropriate software (eg Excel) will be used to support learning.

In this course commercial banking and finance is  important skills to build relationships with commercial clients and engage with them about high-value conversations that are beneficial to both the bank and the client, target and grow your commercial customer base.

The course provides an introduction to accounting from the manager’s viewpoint. Areas covered include the collection and reporting of accounting information to both internal and external users, as well as the use and interpretation of publicity available accounting information. The role of accounting in supporting the management functions of planning, control and decision-making is also covered. Indicative topics include preparation and presentation of a simple income statement and balance sheet, including the need for adjustments such as depreciation, accruals, prepayments and bad debts; the difference between profit and cash; interpretation of an income statement and a balance sheet using ratio analysis; costing: cost behaviour; marginal costing – methods and uses; absorption costing- methods and uses; budgeting: nature and purpose of budgeting; its contribution to planning, control and motivation in an organisation and preparation of simple budgets.

In this course will first help you establish your knowledge of the portfolio management understand how portfolio managers differ from three key perspectives: stakeholders, risk tolerance, and investment goals.We then understand what portfolio managers do in their roles by examining how portfolios are constructed, discussing how client mandates are formed.

In this course when students accomplish it, they will become familiar with Money, Monetary Theory, and Monetary Politics. In addition, they will be able to evaluate and make interpretation about implementation related to Monetary Policies in  somalia.

Year 3

This course in the Academic English: Writing specialization, and it is a more advanced writing course. It will help you raise the level of your writing and make you more aware of the type of writing you can expect in college. You’ll learn what plagiarism is and how to avoid it using correct MLA citations. Also, you’ll learn to write a synthesis essay, which will help develop your critical thinking skills. Finally, you’ll write a documented essay, which will help further enhance your skill of using outside sources in your writing.

  • Advanced Argument Essays

In the previous class, you learned about writing argument essays. Here you’re going to learn how to make your essays more academic by writing more body paragraphs and adding support from outside sources. You will write a new argument essay, and since you already know how to write an argument, this will be a good way to practice using sources.

  • Avoiding Plagiarism

The topic of this module is very important for you to know about before you start taking college classes. Plagiarism is a kind of academic dishonesty that gets students into big trouble or even gets them dismissed from school. In this module, you will learn what plagiarism is and how to avoid it.

  • Synthesis Essay

In classes, you will often be asked to read several articles and write an essay about an idea you form from reading the articles. This kind of essay is called a synthesis essay. In this module, you will be given two lists of articles to choose from. You will need to read the articles on your list and then write a synthesis essay. You will use sources from the articles to support your own ideas.

  • Documented Essay

In this course, you will start using the Internet to find your own outside sources to support your ideas. You will also try to write a longer essay than you have before. This module will give your more practice using quotes and paraphrase in your essay, and you will learn to use a Works Cited page to list your sources.

The course is divided into two parts. First part starts with the detailed overview of organization theory and discusses it’s evolution. 

On completion of this subject, you will be able to apply tax regulations pertaining to forms of indirect taxation, specifically the value-added tax and the transfer tax and stamp duty.

  • The purpose of this course is to discuss the concept of intellectual property and the legal that have developed over time to encourage and control it. We consider copyright patent and trademark regimes together with related areas such as licensing and trade secrets.

A course in this subject teaches students how to organize a company and think in the long term, both of which are skills that make for successful managers.

In this course develops your ability to work with income statements, balance sheets, budgets, and taxes to achieve your financial goals.

In this course money-making operation offer home-traders a great prospect looking for an extra income.Learn how to make money in stock market and develop tradubg duscupline essential for risk management and set the right trading strategies

In this course will give you an advanced understanding of the principles and techniques of international finance, development, trade and banking. You will learn about the activities of financial markets and institutions in advanced and emerging economies, and gain an appreciation of the role of risk management in complex organisations.

  • Between your second and final year, you’ll have the option to study or do a work placement for up to one year. Not only will this give you an amazing experience to talk about but will also give your CV a boost. If you’d rather go straight to your final year, that’s absolutely fine too.

    This course offers you the opportunity to enhance your study and CV with a work placement sandwich year. It’s a chance to explore career possibilities, make valuable contacts and gain sought after professional skills.

    Our dedicated Careers and Employment team are here to help guide you through the process.

    If you take up a work placement between your second and third year of study, at The University of Government and Economics you’ll pay no tuition fee for this year. We’ll ask you to make your decision in your second year, so there is plenty of time to think about it.

 Job positions for Banking and Finance

Banking and Finance is a great study choice in the increasingly connected modern world. A degree in Banking and Finance opens up many different employment opportunities. However, because the subject is so broad, some of the jobs you could earn may require further, more specialized education. The common jobs for Banking and Finance Major are:

  • Financial Planner
  • Investment Banker
  • Bank Manager
  • Bank Teller
  • Credit Manager
  • Credit Counselor
  • Portfolio Manager
  • Investment Counselor
  • Stock Broker
  • Actuary
  • City Manager
  • Claim Representative
  • Bursar
  • Controller
  • Insurance Agent and Broker
  • Accountant
  • Budget Accountant
  • Financial Aid Officer
  • Internal Auditor
  • Treasurer
  • Branch Manager
  • Credit Analyst
  • Educator
  • International Bank Officer

Work placement or study option: Between your second and final year, you’ll have the option to study or do a work placement for up to one semester. Not only will this give you an amazing experience to talk about but will also give your CV a boost. If you’d rather go straight to your final year, that’s absolutely fine too.

Entry Requirements:

Document Requirements:

  • You will be required to submit the following documentation with your application as proof you meet the entry requirements of this bachelor’s degree programme. If you have not yet completed your current secondary school, then you can still apply and you can provide your High School Certificate at a later date.

Your Secondary’s or University Certificate and Transcript:

  • Upload your secondary school’s certificate or university’s certificate and a full transcript showing all the subjects you studied and the marks you have achieved in your high school (s) (original) or university if you are planning to earn double bachelor degree.

Personal Statement:

  • A photo passport and a detailed personal statement explaining your motivation for this particular bachelor’s degree programme.

You can apply and upload documents here


Application Fees: $50

Tuition fee per semester: $300

Study information

start:15 September 2023 – campus
10 October 2023 – online studies
11 January 2023 – online studies
15 March 2023 – online studies.
Place of Study:

Mogadishu and Online Studies

Contact WhatsApp: +252610171010

Application Deadline:Continuous recording. Applications are processed in the order in which they are received.
Duration::3 years full-time (campus and online studies)
4 years part-time (online studies only)
Degree::Bachelor Degree (Professional Degree)


Ahmed Shirac

Course instructor

Jibril Mohamed

Co-program leader and subject instructor

Wafa Wardah

Course advisor and graduation policy.

Abdijabaar Sh. Ahmed

Program leader and course instructor

Rooda Mohamed

Course instructor

Admission Office


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Dhawrkii sano ee la soo dhaafay waxaa soo badanayey baahida shirkadaha maxaliga ah ay u qabaan dad aqoon duruqsan u leh Maamulida Ganacsiga Caalamiga. Sababtoo ah dunida waxa ay noqotay hal tuullo oo dadka oo dhan isugu yimadaan. Isku xirnaan aan hore loo arag oo dunida ka jirta awgeed, waxa ay sabab u tahay caalamiyeynta. Tani waxay sahashay balaarinta inta badan shirkadaha iyo ganacsiyada meelo kala duwan oo adduunka ah.

The University of Government and Economics is specialized university for public policy and economics. The University’s goal is to improve public policy, economics and leadership so people can live in societies that are more safe, just and sustainably prosperous.

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