Taught course

Global Financial Services

Coventry University London Campus · Coventry University London Campus

Entry requirements

A good quality honours degree or equivalent. Applications from candidates with equivalent degree and relevant experience will be considered on an individual basis. Work experience is desirable but not essential.

Months of entry

January, October, April

Course content


Studying in the City of London will allow you to see how one of the most successful financial centres in the world operates on a daily basis. You will have the chance to develop a critical knowledge, conceptual understanding and competence in the fast-moving world of international financial markets. The strong combination of finance topics and core management skills will help take your career to the next level.

Why choose this course?

You will study in context through a range of methods. Hosting specialist software, including Bloomberg Terminal, our Trading Floor allows you to experience how to solve trading-related problems. You will be taught by industry-trained academics who have previously worked as finance directors and chartered accountants and who are members of various finance professional bodies.


  • Sustainable Strategy – from Planning to Implementation
  • Marketing in a Global Age
  • Finance, Funding and Legislative Frameworks for Success
  • Leading in a Changing World
  • Business and Management Research Methods or Entrepreneurship

Specialist modules:

  • Global Financial Markets
  • Banking Regulation and Risk
  • Financial Enterprise and Social Responsibility
  • International Accounting Perspectives

Project options:

  • Internship
  • Consulting Project
  • Entrepreneurship Project
  • Simulation
  • Dissertation


Upon successful completion of the programme and selected modules you will be awarded the CMI Level 7 Certificate in Strategic Management and Leadership*.

*Subject to registering as a CMI member.

Future prospects

“The Careers, Employability and Enterprise team helped me to gain an internship in a highly sought after position as a financial analyst in a boutique asset management company. This has led to a full-time position at the company and has allowed me to gain international experience analysing and researching the market and company share values in Asia.” - Meng Tee Chin, Malaysia

Fees and funding

UK students
£15,250 (£15,500 from October 2017)
International students
£15,250 (£15,500 from October 2017)

Scholarship opportunities

Coventry University London is delighted to have recently launched a number of scholarships to UK and International students. You can find out more about our Scholarships by viewing our website.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Student Recruitment