Finance (Banking), M.Sc. | University of Westminster | London, United Kingdom
12 months
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15000 GBP/year
14500 GBP/year
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About

The MSc Finance (Banking) degree offered at the University of Westminster aims to equip you with the advanced skills to pursue careers in retail, commercial and private banking as a loan officer, private banker, private wealth consultant or to work within the back and middle offices of an investment bank, in risk management, administrative or support services.

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Overview

Study with us and, on successful completion, Finance (Banking) MSc students will receive Associate Chartered Banker status with the Chartered Banker Institute. This is the first step on the ladder for professional recognition as Chartered Banker, the gold standard for professionals working in the banking sector.

Career Path 

This MSc Finance (Banking) degree offered at the University of Westminster can lead to a global career in equity, bond and foreign currency markets, banking, investment management, hedge fund management, corporate treasury or risk management. You may even decide to start your own business venture as a private wealth consultant.

Previous graduates in this area have gone to work for commercial and central banks here in the UK and throughout the world. You'll also have the knowledge and skills to study an MPhil/PhD degree or seek further professional qualifications.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Contemporary Finance
  • Financial Modelling
  • Financial Risk Management
  • Project
  • Research Methods 
  • Global Banking  
  • Wealth Management 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
58
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
88

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
58
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
88

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of a lower second class honours degree (2:2). Relevant degree disciplines include finance, economics, business studies or management. In exceptional cases, applicants may be accepted based on their professional qualifications or extensive work experience in the global financial services sector. 
  • If your first language is not English you should have an IELTS 6.5 with at least 6.0 in writing.
  • Applicants are required to submit one reference. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    14500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14500 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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