Taught course

Banking and Finance

Sheffield Hallam University · Accounting, Banking and Finance

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Entry requirements

You typically need one of the following in a relevant subject*
• a 2:2 honours degree
• a recognised postgraduate qualification
• an equivalent recognised professional qualification
* Relevant subjects include • business management • finance • accounting • economics • banking • law • the natural sciences • IT and computing.
We consider applicants without relevant academic qualifications based on their personal, professional and work experience and other formal qualifications. You may also be able to claim credit points which can reduce the amount of time it takes to complete your qualification at Sheffield Hallam. Find out more
Overseas applicants from countries whose first language is not English must normally produce evidence of competence in English. An IELTS score of 6.0 with 5.5 in all skills is the standard for non-native speakers of English. If your English language skill is currently below an IELTS score of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English.
If you do not meet the above criteria you can apply for the Graduate Certificate International Pre-Masters in Business and English. After passing this diploma we automatically offer you a place on one of our business-related masters degrees.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Designed with input from professional bodies and employers, this course utilises practice-based teaching to develop your analytical skills and knowledge of the key products and risks present in modern financial markets. The course benefits from strong links with the Chartered Bankers Institute and the Association of Corporate Treasurers (ACT) and covers materials which prepare you to progress with professional qualifications.

Information for international students

Please visit our website at http://www.shu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course. Visit http://www.shu.ac.uk/international/scholarships-bursaries to find out more.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Sheffield Business School
+44 (0)114 225 2820