Taught course

Global Banking and Finance

De Montfort University · Faculty of Business and Law

Entry requirements

You should hold a good honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in any subject.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Our Global Banking and Finance MSc degree programme will provide students with an understanding of domestic and global financial systems, the impact of global and domestic financial crises and covers issues of regulation and prudential supervision.

You will study corporate finance, legal and regulatory environments, national and international standards, financial theory and enhance your knowledge of alternative types of banking and contemporary issues in the field such as systemic failures and sector problems.

Our course is ideal for students who wish to pursue careers in financial regulation, banking and finance.

Most students will take part in a placement or internship as part of the Executive Company Project module, although the option of a traditional dissertation is available.

There are also ways for you to tailor your university experience to your interests. You will have opportunities to get involved with a #DMUglobal experience and choose a language study option.

Information for international students

Applicants are required to have gained an IELTS score of 6.5 or a Cambridge Proficiency Certificate grade B or above.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

At DMU, we are committed to helping our graduates enhance their careers and personal development through further study.

Vice-Chancellor’s 2020 Scholarship
Up to 50 per cent of tuition fees offered to Home/EU DMU alumni for students who wish to continue their studies at DMU by enrolling on a Postgraduate taught course. For more information visit our Vice-Chancellor’s 2020 Scholarship page.

International Scholarships
Find out about available scholarships and country specific fee discounts for international students.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 (Sept) or 15 (Jan) months

Course contact details

Faculty of Business and Law
+44 (0)116 250 6070