Taught course

Banking and Finance

The London Institute of Banking and Finance

Entry requirements

In order to be eligible for the MSc programme, applicants normally hold an undergraduate honours degree (2:1 classification) in a relevant subject, or have completed the Chartered Associateship (‘qualification’ route) with us.

Months of entry


Course content

Our MSc in Banking & Finance has been designed in collaboration with professionals from the industry. It focuses on providing the insight and understanding required to be successful in today’s fast moving financial services arena.

The programme enriches your appreciation of the structure and interdependencies of the global sector and of the critical concepts of leadership, strategy and risk that are essential for success. It enables you to focus your studies on specific markets or functions that are relevant to your career ambitions, supported by a comprehensive careers and employability training programme and networking events.

Because we have small class sizes you’ll benefit from closer interaction with your peers and a high level of support from your lecturers. And, as we’re within five minutes walk of the Bank of England in the centre of the City of London, you can connect with banks and financial institutions from every corner of the world.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students
The Global Masters Scholarship: worth £2,000 for self-funded overseas students from any country.
The UK Masters Scholarship: worth £2,000 for self-funded UK students.
Alumni Scholarship: All of our degree graduates receive a scholarship of £1,500.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0)207 444 7120