Taught course

International Banking and Finance

University of Stirling · University of Stirling

Entry requirements

A minimum of a second-class Honours degree (2.1 preferred) or equivalent. This programme is aimed at students from a variety of backgrounds, including students with no previous training in economics or accounting. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant, appropriate or relevant work/life experience are encouraged to apply. IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in all subskills) or equivalent

Months of entry


Course content

This postgraduate degree provides a strong grounding in international finance and a specialist knowledge of international banking.

You will follow taught modules for the first two semesters, then research and complete a dissertation in the third semester which forms your assessment. This significant piece of written academic work uses the skills and knowledge attained throughout the taught elements of the programme.

On completion of the programme, you will have a good understanding of banks and other financial institutions and their place in the world economy; a thorough understanding of the structure and behaviour of global financial markets; and the ability to use a wide variety of analytical techniques for finance.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

INTO University of Stirling London Admissions