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International Banking and Finance

This programme will help you enhance your skills and knowledge, and advance your career. You will gain a competitive edge by acquiring an advanced and critical understanding of theoretical frameworks and applied aspects of banking, financial regulation, financial markets, bank management and corporate financial management. Our courses focus on providing you with practical application of banking and finance knowledge and techniques. This will allow you to develop the ability to research issues, analyse and solve problems and operate effectively in the context of modern banking and finance environments. Recognising that the banking industry and financial markets are highly globalised and dynamic, this Master's has been developed so that it incorporates a study of different banking systems, international financial markets and emerging global trends and developments in banking in its core content.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: Business English for academic purposes; research methods; foundations of scholarship; dissertation (postgraduate accounting and finance suite); principles of finance; financial markets and risk; global banking and financial regulation. Optional modules: Corporate governance, assurance and audit; business and corporate banking; Islamic banking and finance; risk measurement and modelling.

Assessment methods

Students are assessed through: Examinations; coursework; dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 1,875 (Credit) Home/EU 2 Years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 13,900 (Whole course) International 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 11,250 (Whole course) Home/EU 1 Years

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