B.S. in Finance is listed as the First-Class Discipline construction project of Zhejiang province in 2015. The major aims to guide students to explore the financial system, international financial market structure and market operation mechanism, etc., and develop basic theoretical knowledge and skills in economics and international finance. It trains students to master qualitative and quantitative analysis methods, be familiar with Chinese and international trade policies and regulations, and develop global version, analytical ability and novation. Professionally trained students will gain insight into the management patterns associated with contemporary economic trends, innovation, markets, media, science and technology, and globalization. Students are fully prepared for the competitive international jobs and competent in sectors of economics, finance, management, law and public institutions.


Career Prospects


The financial industry is still acknowledged of high-paying over the world. Meanwhile, compound financial professionals of global vision and international experience are in urgent need due to Chinese domestic and regional financial reform. Students of WKU can apply exchange study to Kean University in the United States, which is conducive to develop the global vision, enhance the experience of study and internship. Kean University has maintained a good relationship with many financial institutions in New York, thanks to its proximity to New York city (30-minutes’ drive from Manhattan financial center). Through the relationship between teachers and the financial industry, Kean University strengthens the special advantages of combining professional teaching with practical practice, and provides WKU students with overseas internships of well-known financial institutions.

Selected graduate schools our graduates went to:

USA British Commonwealth China
University of Chicago King’s college London, UK Chinese University of Hong Kong
Johns Hopkins University University College London, UK City University of Hong Kong
Columbia University McMaster university, Canada Peking University
Boston University University of Nottingham, UK University of Nottingham Ningbo
Brown University York University, UK
University of Rochester University of Glasgow, UK
Washington University in St. Louis University of Sydney, Australia
University of Maryland Australian National University


Information of employment: financial firms (banks/funds/securities firm/futures companies/ financial lease companies / assets management companies), government agencies, institutions, and self-employment.

(Source:2017 Wenzhou-Kean University Graduate Employment Quality Report)

Knowledge and Skills Students will Grasp during the Study

Students will: 1) Study the basic principles of investments suitable for individuals and for business organizations. 2) Get the understandings of entrepreneurial finance which consists of funding companies from start-up to early stage and growth phases, 3) learn the management, finance and investment problems peculiar to foreign operations. Interrelationships between theory and practice will be emphasized.

Core Courses

Corporate Finance

International Business Finance


Investments and Portfolio Management

Financial Institutions & Markets

FIN Electives


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