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International Finance and Banking

Aberystwyth University

12 months
Duration
15500 GBP/year
7650 GBP/year
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About

The International Finance and Banking MSc programme from Aberystwyth University provides you with the knowledge and skills required for a successful career in banking, with an emphasis on the international banking business. 

Overview

You will study and gain an in-depth understanding of international finance with the banks as the purveyors of finance in a globalised world. You will study banking and financial intermediation, international financial markets and the roles that banks play in those markets. Within the International Finance and Banking MSc programme from Aberystwyth University, you will examine and evaluate the importance of central banking and international regulatory frameworks such the Basel III and the important roles they play in maintaining a sound international financial system. Throughout the programme, you will have the opportunity to study and understand the concept of risk management especially with respect to managing portfolios of bank risk assets.

Career opportunities

The MSc International Finance and Banking degree at Aberystwyth University gives you the opportunity to pursue a career within the finance and banking sector at national and international levels. Potential careers include:

  • Financial strategy
  • Actuarial profession
  • Corporate banking
  • Tax
  • Investment analysis
  • Financial trading
  • Retail banking.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Corporate Finance
  • Banking and Financial Intermediation
  • Corporate Governance and Sustainability
  • Financial Research Methods
  • International Financial Markets and Investments
  • International Finance and Capital Markets

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A good Honours Degree (or its equivalent) plus satisfactory references from your University. Previous experience in a relevant subject is necessary.
  • Copies of University transcripts (certified translated copies are required if original document is not in English or Welsh).
  • Copies of Degree certificates (certified translated copies are required if original document is not in English or Welsh).
  • Personal statement within 1-2 A4 pages.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7650 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7650 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Aberystwyth

700 - 1300 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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