Taught course

Banking and Finance

Sheffield Hallam University · Accounting, Banking and Finance

Entry requirements

You typically need one of the following in a relevant subject* • a good 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. 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 Diploma 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

Prepare for a career in banking and financial services on a course designed with input from various financial institutions. The course benefits from strong links with the Association of Corporate Treasurers (ACT) and during the course you study the ACT International Treasury Management certificate in preparation for the professional qualification.

Key points
• Designed with employers to be relevant to the job market.
• Suitable for recent graduates and those already employed in the field.
• Study present day developments in UK and global banking and finance.
• Prepare for an ACT professional qualification in addition to your postgraduate qualification.

Information for international students

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

Fees and funding

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 and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Sheffield Business School
+44 (0)114 225 2820
+44 (0)114 225 5268