Taught course

International Economics, Banking and Finance

Institution
Cardiff University · Cardiff Business School
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

This programme is suitable for graduates with a minimum of a 2:1 undergraduate degree from a recognised institution (GPA 3.0/4.0) and the following previously studied modules: microeconomics, macroeconomics and one quantitative module.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme aims to offer knowledge and expertise for a position of responsibility in an international bank, financial institution, central bank or government agency.

The course offers those with a substantial economic or finance background the opportunity to specialise in more depth in the areas of Money, Banking, Finance and Trade. It contains challenging theoretical and applied elements which will equip you for responsible posts in the financial and commercial world.

The course is designed to be relevant to a wide range of students from both developed and developing countries with career aspirations in a wide variety of banking and financial contexts.

It provides excellent preliminary training for those who wish to pursue further research with a view to a career in a research institution or central bank. It will also be of interest to those who are currently working in a financial institution or other private or public sector body, such as a central bank or national treasury.

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language is not English are required to obtain a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each category (or an equivalent English language qualification).

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Enquiries
Email
postgradenquiries@cardiff.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)29 2087 0084