You should have a good honours degree or overseas equivalent, or an appropriate professional qualification. Some background knowledge of law is useful, but a degree in law is not essential. English Language requirements If English is not your first language, an IELTS score of 6.5 (including a minimum of 6.0 in each component) or equivalent is normally required.
Months of entry
This internationally recognised qualification has been developed for those who wish to acquire expertise in financial services law. This is a rapidly growing area of law which includes financial compliance and regulation, global financial crime, regulation of the different areas of the finance industry, as well as data protection. It has been designed specifically for those working in, or wishing to enter the financial services fields; or for those with, or without legal backgrounds who wish to broaden their expertise and to understand better the legal issues arising in these areas. It therefore welcomes applicants from both legal and non-legal backgrounds who have the potential to benefit from the programme and includes an introductory module to English Law designed to assist those with no prior legal training.
- develop an in-depth and practical understanding of financial services law, regulation and compliance
- discuss the substantive legal principles and also detailed regulatory requirements and obtain practical guidance and understanding of compliance issues
- expand skills and enable you to gain knowledge in an area of considerable commercial interest which will enhance your employability potential in the financial services and other regulatory sectors
Information for international students
All applicants must be able to demonstrate proficiency in the English language. Applicants who require a Tier 4 student visa may need to provide an IELTS score of 6.5.
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Informa Professional Academy
- +44 (0) 20 7017 4940