Why study Finance, Economics and Statistics at ANU
The Bachelor of Finance, Economics and Statistics (Honours) is an elite four year honours degree. The degree is targeted at excellent undergraduate students seeking a quantitative degree program that will equip them for graduate studies in Finance, Economics or Statistics and/or that will make them desirable to prestigious Government or Industry employers.
Uniquely in Australia, each student studies under the tutelage of a mentor - an academic with a world class reputation in his or her area of expertise.
Graduates of the Bachelor of Finance, Economics and Statistics will be recognised for exceptional aptitude for quantitative financial analysis, conceptual thinking about claims on resources using statistics, and problem solving skills combining economic intuition and mathematical techniques.
Unique in its joint emphases on Finance, Economics and Statistics, this degree will prepare graduates for a career in any field that values a rigorous, research-led, quantitative education.
Graduates of this elite program will be highly sought after by government and industry for specialist roles such as: Data Scientist, Economic Analyst, Investment Banker, Management Consultant, Financial Analyst, Funds Manager, Statistician and Quantitative Analyst.
The Bachelor of Finance, Economics and Statistics also provides a sound platform for those planning to continue their academic work, giving a competitive edge for entry into leading international PhD programs.
If you’ve decided to apply to the ANU College of Business and Economics, then you've made a great choice. Here you can follow a step-by-step guide to lead you through the application process.
ANU is Australia's top-ranked university, positioned among the world's leading universities. When you graduate, you will be recognised globally for your world-class qualifications.
We offer a wide range of scholarships to future students to assist with the cost of their studies. There are also funding support opportunities offered by the Australian and overseas governments, and other industry partners and affiliates, that you can take advantage of.
Our students widely report that one of the best things about studying at ANU is the on-campus experience. Our strong focus on residential living has helped build a vibrant and diverse community, where you can find like-minded peers and make lifelong friends.