International Banking & Finance, M.Sc. | University of Strathclyde Business School | Glasgow, United Kingdom
12 months
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27650 GBP/year
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About

The MSc in International Banking & Finance programme offered by Strathclyde Business School is for those wanting to develop careers in financial management within the international banking sector. For those of you already working in finance or banking, the course will enhance your effectiveness by covering the latest developments in the field. 

Overview

Why this course?

You’ll develop the concepts and skills required by financial managers and financial analysts working in the international banking sector. You’ll also gain an understanding of contemporary financial problems and issues facing international business and banks.

The International Banking & Finance programme at Strathclyde Business School will provide you with:

  • a good understanding of financial theory and analysis
  • an appreciation of the nature and functioning of financial markets and institutions
  • a good working knowledge of accounting information and its use in financial decision-making and analysis
  • an ability to apply the analysis developed in the course
Facilities

Strathclyde’s Business School is one of the largest institutions of its kind in Europe. We've around 200 academic staff and more than 3000 full-time students.The departments and specialist units work together to provide a dynamic, fully-rounded and varied programme of specialist and cross-disciplinary postgraduate courses.

The MSc International Banking & Finance has been accepted into the CFA Institute University Recognition Program. This status is granted to institutions whose degree program(s) incorporate at least 70% of the CFA Program Candidate Body of Knowledge (CBOK), which provide students with a solid grounding in the CBOK and positions them well to sit for the CFA exams.

Careers

This course is suitable for those intending to develop their careers in finance, broadly defined as:
  • corporate finance
  • security analysis
  • portfolio management
  • options and futures
  • treasury management
  • the functioning of financial institutions and markets
  • financial decision-taking in the public sector

Programme Structure

Semester 1

  • Principles of Finance
  • Accounting & Financial Analysis
  • Quantitative Methods for Finance
  • International Financial Markets & Banking

Semester 2

  • Topics in Corporate Finance
  • Financial Management for Banks
  • Derivatives & Treasury Management
  • Risk Management for Banks

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • There’s no formal closing date for postgraduate applications.

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

Minimum second-class honours degree or overseas equivalent (view the entry requirements for your country) in:

  • accounting
  • economics
  • business studies
  • a subject area with a strong quantitative component

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27650 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27650 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    15400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15400 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

There are scholarship opportunities available for students applying for this course. Opportunities include:
  • Accounting & Finance Scholarships
Scottish students
  • Students living in Scotland can find out more about funding from the Student Awards Agency Scotland.
English students
  • Students ordinarily resident in England may be eligible to apply for a loan of up to £10,000 to cover their tuition fees and living costs.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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