|Location||United Kingdom, (Main Site)|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
IELTS: 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each band)
At least 1 reference(s) should be provided.
One academic reference must be sent
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
The Banking and Finance MSc degree is ideal for those considering
embarking on a career in the rapidly developing banking and financial
The course will allow you to gain a deeper understanding of recent
banking and financial developments from a corporate and global
Recent events have critically highlighted the importance of the link
between the banking and financial sector and the real economy.
Demonstrating how regulatory environments can create conditions for
bubble and bust.
This course aims to provide you with a thorough understanding of:
- Changes in strategies of financial institutions
- Financial instruments
- Risk management
- Regulatory practices
In the first stage of the course you will study modules such as:
- Financial Statement Analysis and Valuation
- Institutional Investments
- Corporate Finance
- International Banking
Stage two involves studying modules such as:
- Quantitative Methods in Finance
- International Financial Markets
- Behavioural Finance
- Corporate Financial Strategy
- Emerging Markets Finance
- Islamic Banking and Finance
You will also be required to complete a course on Research Methods
in Finance, leading to a project proposal.
The final stage of the course involves undertaking a dissertation in
the International Banking area or an internship (if eligible) based in
a financial institution.
This course will suit recent graduates who already have some academic
knowledge of the business and financial sector, but wish to deepen
their theoretical understanding of the range of financial sector
activities in order to make a career in the financial services sector.
It would also suit a range of financial practitioners who wish to
upgrade their qualifications in the banking and finance areas for