​​Course Overview​

The global financial industry is undergoing radical changes, with technology and innovation bringing change at lightning speed. Gain deep insights into this new wave of banking with our Diploma in Banking & Finance (BF).

The course provides you with a broad-based knowledge of accounting and business with specialized training in banking and finance. You will learn how banks operate and acquire knowledge of banking and finance technologies such as Robotic Process Automation, Chatbot and Data Analytics.​

Strong Industry Partnerships

As the Sector Co-ordinator of Singapore’s Accountancy & Financial Services cluster, we have established very strong links with industry partners to provide you with more robust learning experiences as well as industry networking and mentorship opportunities. This will give you a head start in your future career in this industry. Embark on an exciting learning journey with prestigious local and foreign banks, as well as fintech startups. Our partner companies include DBS, UOB, OCBC, Credit Suisse, Monetary Authority of Singapore, Singapore Exchange Limited, PolicyPal and The FinLab. ​

Recognised & Accr​edited

As a BF graduate, you will enjoy accreditation and module exemptions from local and foreign universities as well as professional bodies such as IBF, CMFAS, ICAEW, and SCI.​

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What You'll Learn​​

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Year 3
One Year JobReady Programme

Career Options & Further Studies

As a BF graduate, you can find good career opportunities in fields such as fintech, corporate finance, financial planning, investment and wealth management, trade finance, treasury, risk management, settlements and operations management, as well as credit and marketing. These include roles such as banking sales executive, credit analyst and risk analyst. 

The BF diploma is recognised by professional bodies like the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) and the Institute of Banking & Banking (IBF). It is also recognised by all local universities and many overseas universities in Australia and the United Kingdom that grant at least one year’s exemption. For industry-linked certification, you will be exempted from one module of the Capital Markets & Financial Advisory Services (CMFAS) examinations. 

 In partnership with the Financial Planning Association of Singapore (FPAS), all BF students will achieve the Associate Financial Planner (AFPCM) certification upon graduation. With this certificate, BF graduates can take an accelerated route to attaining the Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) designation. ​

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Entry Requirements



Candidates must have the following GCE 'O' Level examination (or equivalent) results.

  • English Language

    1 - 6
  • Mathematics (Elementary/Additional)

    1 - 6
  • Any three other subjects

    1 - 6

You must also have sat for one subject listed in the 2nd group of relevant subjects for the ELR2B2-B Aggregate Type

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Find out more on entry requirements and admissions exercise periods for qualifications such as N(A)-Level, A-Level, ITE, IP, IB and more.

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Application Information

  • Range of Net ELR2B2 for 2022 JAE

    5​ to 11
  • Planned Intake (2022)



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