Taught course

Banking and Finance

Institution
Newcastle University · Newcastle University Business School
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree, or an international equivalent. You also need to show a firm grasp of basic calculus, probability theory, statistical inference.

If this is not evident from your transcripts, please use your personal statement to give details of your mathematical knowledge.

We will also consider your application on an individual basis if you have a 2:2 honours degree and substantial, relevant, professional experience.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our Banking and Finance MSc provides you with the skills and expertise to pursue a career in the banking and financial market industries.

About this course

Worldwide growth in the financial services sector has increased the demand for professionals with specialist skills and competencies in banking and finance. This course is responsive to trends and issues in global financial services industries.

It features topics including:

  • retail banking
  • investment banking
  • investment management
  • central banking.

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Information for international students

English Language Requirements:

To study this course you need to meet our Band 6 English Language requirements: Direct Entry: IELTS 6.5 overall (with a minimum of 6.0 in all sub-skills). If you have lower English Language scores, you may be accepted onto a Pre-sessional English Language course.

Fees and funding

See Fees and Funding tab in the Programme information in our online Prospectus.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Office, Newcastle University Business School
Email
nubs@ncl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 191 208 1503