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Banking and Finance

University of Stirling

12 months
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20845 GBP/year
9350 GBP/year
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About

The Banking and Finance programme at the University of Stirling gives you the knowledge and analytical skills you’ll need for a successful career in banking and finance.

Overview

The Banking and Finance programme at the University of Stirling is suitable for everyone, whether you already have related qualifications or experience, or want to change the direction of your career. 

The course helps you progress towards recognised professional qualifications that are accredited by the Chartered Banker Institute, making our course one of the few UK programmes to offer this level of recognition.

You’ll develop an understanding of the concepts and methodologies of banking practice, an appreciation of the value and limitations of research, and a critical awareness of the current and potential problems facing the industry. 

You’ll also improve your ability to understand and compile economic reports, company accounts and financial forecasts.

Career opportunities

Graduates work in countries such as China, Germany, Greece, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Norway, Turkey, Malta and the UK.

In addition to working for banks and financial services organisations, our graduates have found opportunities at specialist property companies, government agencies and other organisations that must deal with banks daily. Our graduates work for many different financial organisations, including:

  • Alpha Bank
  • Bank of America Merrill Lynch
  • Bank of China
  • BDO UK LLP
  • Citibank
  • CITIC Trust
  • DXC Technology

Accreditation

The programme is accredited by the Chartered Banker Institute.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Flying Start Leadership Programme
  • Quantitative Methods in Finance
  • Economics for Banking and Finance 
  • Digital Banking and Finance: Technological Innovation
  • Bank Theory, Operations and Strategy
  • Corporate Finance

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of a second class Honours degree or equivalent. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant appropriate/relevant work/life experience are encouraged to apply. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20845 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20845 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    9350 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9350 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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