Taught course

Banking and Finance

Institution
University of Leicester · Department of Economics
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

The normal entry requirement is a good degree, preferably with some Economics and quantitative analysis, equivalent to a UK second class honours degree from a recognised university.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This degree uses the analytical approach of Economics to develop the methods used in modern banking and finance. The degree opens career options as an economist in Government, business, the academic world, many international organisations, and is good preparation for students who may wish to move into banking, more general financial management, the civil service or the financial sector.

Fees and funding

University scholarships.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations40
Written coursework / continuous assessment40
Dissertation20 (15000 words)

Course contact details

Name
MSc Admissions Advisor
Email
economicspg@le.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)116 252 5113
Fax
+44 (0)116 223 1028