Candidates should have a good first degree of 2(ii) or higher or equivalent from a university or another approved degree-awarding body. Non-graduate qualifications deemed to be of a satisfactory standard for the purpose of postgraduate admission may also be considered. Work experience is desirable.
Months of entry
The course offers students a unique opportunity to study advanced theory and practice relating to the international banking sector, and to develop an appreciation of the causes and significance of current developments in this vitally important and dynamic sector of the economy. The course provides advanced level management and business training relating to practical issues in international banking, with particular reference to issues pertaining to developing countries and emerging markets. Part 1 compulsory modules: banking and development; international banking; research methods; bank financial management; financial intermediation; financial engineering. Optional modules (choose 2): islamic finance; financial econometrics; financial institutions strategic management; financial stability. Part 2 consists of either a supervised dissertation of around 10,000 words, or a structured Advanced Taught Programme of Summer Study that is specific to the chosen degree.
Information for international students
If your native language is not English, you must provide satisfactory evidence that you have an adequate knowledge and understanding of written and spoken English. We require an IELTS of 6.0 (with no element below 5.5).
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Debbie Pritchard
- +44 (0) 1248 383023