University College Cork


Course Name Finance
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CK204
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 4 years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Minimum grade H5 in two subjects and minimum grade O6/H7 in four other subjects. Subjects must include Irish, English, Mathematics, another language and two other subjects recognised for entry purposes.
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

If you present the Irish Leaving Certificate you need to present six recognised subjects, selected according to course requirements, you must obtain a minimum grade H5 in two subjects and minimum grade O...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP

Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28

LCVP can be counted for points scoring purposes only and cannot be counted as one of the six subjects to satisfy minimum entry requirements.
Mature Applicants

To be eligible to compete for a place as a mature student, you must be 23 years of age on or before 1 January 2022 and apply via by 1 February. Please check out the CAO website for more information on the app...

Alternative Entry For information on alternative entry go to:
Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places Approx. available places 80
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2022

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2022 at 5pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2022 at 5pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2022 CAO Hand...

Course Content

Finance is concerned with the operation of financial markets and the valuation of financial assets, in particular for the stock, bond, foreign exchange and interest rate markets. Movements in financial markets are driven by inf...

Subjects Taught

All modules are 5 credits unless otherwise stated.
AC1103 Financial Accounting Fundamentals,
AC1104 Accounting for Partnerships and Companies,
AC1105 Investment Analysis,
AC1106 Introduction to Asset Valuation,

Modules Link Web Page - Click Here
Careers or Further Progression

Our BSc Finance degree prepares you for a career in the financial markets and financial services sector with our employment rates and starting salaries for graduates among the highest of all degrees in any discipline. Gradu...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Dr. Meadbh Sherman
Tel: 021 490 3522

Dr. Steve O'Callaghan
Tel: 021 490 3462

Twitter: @CUBSUCC
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
International Students Web Page - Click Here
Points History
Year Points
2021 566 * (Not all on this points score were offered places)
2020 556
2019 531