The University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD)
The University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) was formed on 18 November 2010 through the merger of the University of Wales Lampeter and Trinity University College Carmarthen, under Lampeter’s Royal Charter of 1828. On the 1 August 2013, Swansea Metropolitan University became part of UWTSD. The University’s Royal Charter is the oldest in Wales and England after the universities of Oxford and Cambridge. In 2011 HRH the Prince of Wales became its Royal Patron.
The University’s main campuses are situated in various locations in and around Swansea’s city center as well as in the rural towns of Lampeter and Carmarthen in South West Wales.
UWTSD has a clear and exciting strategic plan which places emphasis upon applied learning, strong academic disciplines and a clear commitment to innovation, enterprise, and knowledge transfer. This connected university is driving through structural and strategic change which is closely associated with industry, business, and enterprise. The University has a clear national profile – delivering for Wales and celebrating its distinctiveness on the UK and international stage. Also, the university is recognized by the University Grants Commission of Sri Lanka.
BA (HONS) BUSINESS & FINANCE
Our Business and Management program at IIHE with The University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) offers an academically challenging, vocational experience which incorporates innovative teaching and assessment methods. Students will be expected to be active in managing their learning experience, to be creative and to take initiatives to develop themselves. The opportunity to study business and finance in action is a rewarding intellectual experience which also provides a well-grounded base for future career development.
The program is designed with an emphasis on work-based learning to develop your employability skills in preparation for a career in business and finance. Innovative learning strategies will be vocationally based to develop distinctive locally and internationally focused students with the attribute’s employers require. The wide range of extracurricular activities are both subject-related and social experiences including a range of exciting field study trips which will further enhance your student experience.
We hope that our graduates will be a part of shaping business thinking in the world.
BA (Hons) Business & Finance program provides a hybrid mix of broad business skills allied with specialist accounting and finance skills. This will provide the essential knowledge and skills to develop necessary financial roadmaps and to implement budgetary control and financial management to create profitability and positive cash flows through careful analysis of necessary and unnecessary expenditure.
The program duration is standard, two calendar years. Each calendar year is divided into three semesters. Students study 60-credits per semester over three semesters per calendar year. All modules are of 20-credits in size except the 40-credit Dissertation at level 6.
2 Years (03-year degree delivered fast-track)
March, July, November
360 credits directly from the UWTSD, UK
16 modules + Dissertation
Students can apply with Pending A/L Results (Conditions apply)
Minimum 3 passes excluding English for GCE A/Level Examination
Minimum 3 passes excluding English for London A/Level Examination
Students can get module exemptions based on academic/professional qualifications