Global Central Banking and Financial Regulation

University of Warwick

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36 months
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Gain specialist insight with the Global Central Banking and Financial Regulation MSc at the University of Warwick. A part-time, online programme delivered in partnership with the Bank of England that enables industry professionals to develop their career in central banking or financial regulation.


The MSc Global Central Banking and Financial Regulation at the University of Warwick is a part-time, online programme delivered in partnership with the Bank of England. Postgraduate (PG) Award, PG Certificate and PG Diploma qualification options are also available. 

Built with finance industry professionals in mind this specialised programme has been designed to introduce professionals to the latest evidence led and practice informed financial regulation and monetary policy. You will choose to study six modules out of a choice of seven and a Research Methods and Dissertation module.


Participants on the MSc Global Central Banking and Financial Regulation are expected to currently be working in either the banking or financial services sector, and completion of the course will provide evidence of your knowledge and competency in your role.

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Comparative Central Banking
  • Money, Banks and Macroeconomics
  • Financial Regulation and Supervision
  • Monetary Policy and Monetary Analysis
  • Financial Markets and Financial Risk Management
  • Behavioural Finance and Big Data
  • Financial Conduct, Leadership and Ethics
  • Research Methods and Dissertation

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months
    • Flexible

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180 alternative credits



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.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

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.
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).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum requirements Candidates must possess previous relevant work experience within the banking and financial regulation sector.
  • 2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in a related subject or possess demonstrable experience of working in banking and financial regulation at a level sufficient with the requirements of the course.

Tuition Fee


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Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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Global Central Banking and Financial Regulation
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