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Banking and Finance

Birkbeck, University of London

12 months
Duration
19380 GBP/year
13320 GBP/year
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About

On our MSc Banking and Finance program at Birkbeck, University of London you will obtain excellent specialist training in finance and banking including basic portfolio theory, corporate finance and pricing theory applied to derivatives and government bond markets.

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Overview

You will be taught by active researchers, working at the cutting-edge in their respective fields, who are also experienced professional practitioners, giving specialist advice and in-house training to government departments and banks and firms in the City of London. This MSc Banking and Finance program at Birkbeck, University of London is challenging and demanding, so you should demonstrate strong intellectual ability in your application and be willing to work hard. 

Highlights

  • This programme combines a high level of academic rigour with a solid grounding in practical problem-solving skills.
  • Birkbeck's Department of Economics, Mathematics and Statistics brings together research and teaching across economics and finance, mathematics and statistics in a single department, which creates significant interdisciplinary synergies.

Careers and Employability

Graduates can pursue a career in banking and finance, the public sector, industry, and research and analysis. Possible professions include financial risk analyst, economist, or purchasing manager. This degree can also be useful in becoming a management consultant or actuary. 

Programme Structure

Compulsory modules:

  • Econometrics of Financial Markets
  • Financial Markets
  • Financial Markets, Banking and Regulation
  • Mathematics for Finance
  • Asset Management
  • Contemporary issues in Financial Reporting for Complex Entities

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

You are strongly advised to apply now, to ensure there are still places on your chosen course and to give you enough time to complete the admissions process

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Usually a first- or second-class degree, or its equivalent, in either a directly relevant or a quantitative subject.
  • In some circumstances, students will be admitted with a degree at less than second-class honours level, provided that their subsequent work experience and/or education and training is deemed to have brought them to an equivalent standard.
  • Applications are reviewed on their individual merits and your professional qualifications and/or relevant work experience will be taken into consideration positively. We actively support and encourage applications from mature learners.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19380 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 19380 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    13320 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13320 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

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