Taught course

Banking and Finance

Manchester Metropolitan University · Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics

Entry requirements

Normally a good UK honours degree (minimum 2:2), or international equivalent, in a business, economics or finance related subject.

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc Banking and Finance is ideal for graduates who have not studied finance at undergraduate level and is suited to those with a degree in a business, economics or similar subject who wish to develop a career in the banking, finance or financial services sectors. You will have the opportunity to engage with current business, banking and financial issues through specialist input and the completion of independent study. You will also be able to produce a substantial piece of original research into a banking or finance related issue.

You will study the following units:

Core units:

  • Corporate Finance and Strategy
  • Financial Economics and the Banking Crisis
  • Investigating Business Practice
  • Research Methods
  • Dissertation
Option units:
  • Financial Planning and Wealth Management
  • Financial Decision Making

Fees and funding

UK students
Please refer to Manchester Met's website for the latest fee information.
International students
Please refer to Manchester Met's website for the latest fee information.

Please visit Manchester Met's postgraduate funding page for further information.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months


part time
16 months
full time
8 months


part time
8 months
full time
4 months

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0) 161 247 6969