Banking and Finance, M.Sc. | The University of the West Indies | Bridgetown, Barbados
15 months
12000 USD/year
11886 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The M.Sc. Banking and Finance offered by The University of the West Indies provides exposure to advanced banking and finance concepts, knowledge and skills, which are academically rigorous and offer practical application in the workplace, in a highly competitive and rapidly changing sector.   


 The Banking and Finance programme at The University of the West Indies seeks to develop a formally trained cadre of banking and finance industry professionals, specifically targeting persons who desire formal academic qualifications to bolster their work experience and advance their technical competencies.

Graduates with M.S. in Banking and Finance from The University of the West Indies will: 

  • have sound and comprehensive knowledge of critical issues important in the banking and financial services sector and also in the general business environment.
  • develop knowledge and skills in specialist areas, such as Real Estate and Corporate Finance.
  • develop advanced capacity for critical analysis and research, and
  • enhance the technological culture of the financial community.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Accounting for Managerial Decision Making 
  • Corporate Finance 
  • Legal & Ethical Environment Of Wealth Management 
  • Financial Markets & Institutions 
  • Financial Markets and Institutions
  • Investment and Analysis and Port folio Management on the Caribbean 
  • International Business Environment

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 15 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


45 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Processing Fee (BDS $30 for applicants from  contributing countries OR US $30 for applicants from a non-contributing countries)
  • Birth Certificate (certified or notarized copy)
  • Curriculum Vitae (2 copies)
  • Two (2) Referee reports (PDF)
  • Professional Certificates/Diplomas
  • Marriage Certificate (where applicable) (certified or notarised copy)
  • Legal Affidavit or deed poll if your present name is different from that on the Birth Certificate (certified or notarised copy)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    12000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15000 USD for the full programme during 15 months.
  • National

    11886 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14858 USD for the full programme during 15 months.

BDS$ 30,000 for national students

Living costs for Bridgetown

1960 - 2590 BBD /month
Living costs

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


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