Taught course

International Banking, Finance and Risk Management

Glasgow Caledonian University · Department of Business Management

Entry requirements

Normally a UK 2.2 honours degree (or equivalent) in financial services, insurance banking, actuarial studies, business management, economics, finance, accounting, investment, maths or any financial services related subject. Applicants with a 2.2 honours degree an unrelated subject wishing to move in to this area may be considered.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Our triple-accredited MSc International Banking, Finance and Risk Management programme offers exposure to a broad range of contemporary banking subjects such as: banking, finance, bank operations, and banking risk management, financial regulations and securities and their use in the banking firm, as well as the practical application of financial and analytical techniques so that our students are well-equipped to take advantage of employment opportunities worldwide.

Our diverse teaching team has academic, industry and research experience across a wide range of disciplines in the public, private and voluntary sectors. You will also benefit from our well-established links with the financial services industry, who contribute to the programme through guest lectures, masterclasses and live case studies.

Our programme is designed to enhance career prospects for both graduates pursuing a career in banking and finance and practitioners currently in the industry who wish to increase their knowledge and expertise.

Information for international students

English Language: Academic IELTS score of 6.0 (or equivalent) is required, with no element less than 5.5. Scholarships are available

Fees and funding

Tuition fees need to be paid to the university however some students are eligible for tuition fee support. The fees and financial support that are relevant to you depend on where you lived before coming to university.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Posgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)141 331 8640
+44 (0)141 331 8676