8 months
7688 GBP/full
7688 GBP/full
Tuition fee
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The Global Finance and Banking Online programme from King's College London allows you to explore advanced financial and banking principles, such as investment analysis, analysis of financial statements, models of asset returns, optimal investment & risk and portfolio management.

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There will be a strong focus on practical skills, giving you the right knowledge and tools to effectively tackle challenges in the global finance and banking sectors, and support your career aspirations.

Fit your studies around your work and life commitments without taking a career break, and start to grow the essential research, analytical and critical thinking skills that you will need to succeed in your future finance career.

The Global Finance and Banking Online programme from King's College London  offers specialised, practical and theoretical education in an environment of academic excellence. It is designed for students who aim to pursue or progress their careers in banking and finance, including roles in financial regulation, finance and risk management and actuarial science.

Why study with King’s Business School?

  • King’s College London has been ranked in the top 10 for business & management studies three years running
  • The course aims to develop practical skills and maximise employability. 
  • King’s Business School provides a highly stimulating intellectual environment, where students access unparalleled academic excellence and study alongside international peers from over 50 countries. 
  • Achieve a Postgraduate Certificate in as little as 8 months, a Postgraduate Diploma in 16 months and an MSc in just 2 years. 
  • Become part of a large and active community of alumni worldwide.

Benefits of online learning:

  • Access world-class teaching and excellent student support from anywhere in the world, without leaving home. King’s online courses offer the same rigour as on-campus courses. 
  • Fit your studies around your work and life commitments. You can achieve your aspirations without taking a career break.
  • Six intakes per year for maximum flexibility.
  • Small class sizes allow close instructor interaction and colla

Programme Structure


  • This course has been designed specifically for a 100% online audience. It uses a range of interactive activities to support learning, including discussion forums, online readings, interactive lectures, videos and online tutorials.
  • Students are expected to undertake approximately 22 hours of study per week. In addition to the online learning resources designed specifically for this programme, students will have access to King’s College London’s Library Services, electronic resources, supportive online tutors and student support services.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 8 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 1st class or 2:1 undergraduate degree required in a social science related area (e.g. management, economics, finance or other relevant subject). The programme is most suitable if students have some quantitative background in either finance, economics or have a degree with some quantitative elements.
  • In order to meet the academic entry requirements for this programme you should have a minimum 2:1 undergraduate degree with a final mark of at least 60% or above in the UK marking scheme. If you are still studying you should be achieving an average of at least 60% or above in the UK marking scheme.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7688 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7688 GBP for the full programme during 8 months.
  • National

    7688 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7688 GBP for the full programme during 8 months.

PG Cert: 4 modules (£7,688)

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.


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