Typical entry requirements
UK Honours degree 2:2 or equivalent in financial services, insurance banking, actuarial studies, business management, economics, finance, accounting, investment, mathematics or any financial services related subject.
Other academic and vocational qualifications
Each application to GCU is considered on an individual basis. If you do not have the typical academic entry qualifications, but can demonstrate relevant work experience and/or credits from recognised professional bodies, you may be eligible to enter this course via the University's Recognition of Prior Learning scheme.
Months of entry
You are creative and confident, committed to success in whatever you do. You know that international finance is dynamic, fast-moving, fast-changing. The MSc International Banking, Finance and Risk Management is designed for you.
Accredited by the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment (CISI) and Institute of Operational Risk (IOR), the MSc International Banking, Finance and Risk Management programme will give you the skills you'll need to manage bank operations.
- Develop an in-depth understanding of banking and finance
- Explore both domestic and international bank operations
- Master financial and operational risk measurement and management
- Learn practical application of financial and analytical techniques
- Deepen your understanding of ethical decision-making
We collaborate with leading financial services organisations to keep our programme cutting-edge. We understand today's pressing issues in the international financial market - ensuring you will too.
Whatever role you choose to pursue, you'll be prepared to use your skills and insight for good. By protecting businesses and communities from unnecessary risk and making ethical, responsible decisions that promote the common good, you can make a positive impact wherever you go.
The world of international finance is vibrant and diverse - and so is our programme's teaching team. You'll learn from their broad range of experiences, ranging from academic pursuits to industry expertise, and professional practice in both the public and private sectors. The result is a programme that helps you see the world from a broader perspective.
Whether you choose to study at our Glasgow or our London campus, you can expect a curriculum that's career-focused. You'll benefit from guest lectures, masterclasses and live case studies.
Information for international students
Academic IELTS score of 6.0 (or equivalent) with no element below 5.5.
Please note: if you are from a majority English speaking country, you may not be required to provide further proof of your English Language proficiency.
International students who do not meet the academic requirements may be eligible for the International Graduate Diploma programme. Successful completion of this INTO course with the required grades means guaranteed conditional offer of a place on the degree programme at Glasgow Caledonian University.
If you do not meet the English language requirements, you may be eligible for the English for University Study programme.
Fees and funding
Please see the funding page.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
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