Islamic Banking and Finance, M.Sc. | Bangor University | Bangor, United Kingdom
12 months
Duration
17000 GBP/year
9750 GBP/year
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About

This Islamic Banking and Finance programme at Bangor University provides the opportunity to follow the prestigious CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) specialist pathway and acquire the skills to complete the CFA Level 1 examination (for both September-intake and January-intake students). 

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Overview

Key Facts

In addition, our partnership agreement with the esteemed Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment (CISI) means that graduates of this programme will be eligible to take CISI’s Level 3 Certificate in Islamic Finance, without the need for additional tuition. 

Future employers confirm that a professional qualification on your CV makes it stand out in a competitive job market.

The professional qualifications from the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI), are developed by practitioners to equip you with the practical knowledge you need to do your job when you leave university.

Demonstrate to future employers that you can make a difference from day one with a CISI qualification.

This taught MSc programme at Bangor University offers an opportunity to study the structure of the Islamic Banking and Finance industry, including its theoretical foundations, products, performance, Islamic Financial Instruments and Risk Management issues. These and other topics will be studied within the wider context of the Banking and Finance industry worldwide. The MSc is suitable for candidates with some previous background in mathematics, statistics or econometrics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods
  • International Financial Markets
  • Islamic Finance
  • Islamic Banking
  • International Banking
  • Financial Econometrics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • We would generally advise that you send in your application form by the end of June (for September intake) or the end of October (for January intake).

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
75

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
75

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Entry to the MSc in Islamic Banking and Finance programme requires a 2(ii) undergraduate degree in a relevant subject, e.g. economics, finance, accounting or management from a university, or a similar qualification from any other institution. 
  • Alternatively, possession of a suitable professional qualification and relevant practical experience may also be accepted. In general, however, applicants are judged on their individual merits and age, work experience and other factors are also considered.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9750 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.

Funding

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.

Our partners

Islamic Banking and Finance
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Bangor University

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