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.
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
- CITIC Trust
- DXC Technology
The programme is accredited by the Chartered Banker Institute.
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
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- Quantitative Methods in Finance
- Economics for Banking and Finance
- Digital Banking and Finance: Technological Innovation
- Bank Theory, Operations and Strategy
- Corporate Finance
- 12 months
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DisciplinesEconomics Finance Financial Mathematics View 504 other Masters in Economics in United Kingdom
- 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.
International20845 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 20845 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
National9350 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9350 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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