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MScBanking and Finance

Coventry University
United Kingdom, Coventry / London
Tuition fee £14,311 per year
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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.

Career opportunities

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
career progression.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Oct 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States