12 months
18300 GBP/year
18500 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Chartered Banker MBA offered at Bangor University is the only qualification in the world where you can simultaneously obtain an MBA together with the prestigious Chartered Banker status. 


Key Facts 

The Chartered Banker MBA at Bangor University is aimed at senior individuals in banks and other financial services firms, or those seeking to join the industry, who wish to extend their knowledge and understanding and to acquire the skills to cope with the change in the ever-evolving financial services industry. 

This high-level and intensive learning experience combines generic MBA disciplines (such as marketing, human resources, and strategic management) with more specialist subjects such as Financial Institutions Risk Management, Credit and Lending & Financial Crises and Regulation that reflect modern banking and finance. 

The diverse Chartered Banker MBA experience for bankers also makes this dual award of wider interest to any professional concerned with or interested in global banking and financial services.

Designed for busy professionals, this part time distance learning programme allows flexibility to study around work commitments. Accelerated routes are available for holders of professional banking qualifications and congruent approved master's programmes, allowing the degree to be completed in as little as 12 months in some cases. 

Programme Structure

Modules Available:

  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Strategy
  • Credit and Lending 
  • Financial Institutions Risk Management 
  • Human Resources / Organisational Behaviour
  • Managerial Economics
  • Professional Ethics and Regulation 
  • Research Methods

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates are assessed on an individual basis. As an example, entry to the full programme would require a good first degree or possession of an approved professional qualification and practical experience. Candidates who do not have a formal degree or professional qualification, but who have several years of approved management experience will also be considered. Candidates may wish to submit their CV for assessment to confirm eligibility for a specific route.
  • Applicants should have a minimum of 3 years practical experience at a relevant level
  • Applicants must have a high level of fluency in the English language. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18300 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    18500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18500 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Bangor

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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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