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International Banking, Finance, Risk and Regulation MSc

International Banking, Finance, Risk and Regulation MSc

Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

International Banking Finance / Accounting (General) Financial Management

Course type


Course Summary

This course is for business or non-business graduates who want a career in the international banking or finance sectors. With the opportunity to specialise in investment management, risk and regulation, or finance. Developments in banking and finance are happening rapidly, and with growing complexity. People working in this area must be able to understand and analyse activity, and also be able to anticipate future developments.

This includes knowledge of banking and financial systems and international markets as well as the role played by both commercial and central banks within the economy. Designed for UK and international students alike, this master's degree examines different international banking systems, money, investments and regulations which have become increasingly important in recent years. Employers expect their postgraduate recruits to have advanced technical and communication skills, to be confident team-workers, independent researchers, good project-managers and at the leading edge of their specialism. Our degrees are designed to respond to these demands.

Graduates will have the financial knowledge and skills to be competitive candidates for roles in the banking and financial sector. Students can also make use of the University’s dedicated careers service enabling them to confidently present themselves to the world’s top employers.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time


12 months

Start date



BU51010 - Foundation Banking, Finance and Business Statistics - Core
BU52014 - Project Report - Core
BU52016 - Quantitative Methods - Core
BU52048 - Financial Regulation and Ethics - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students need to have a good first degree (at least lower second class Honours degree or equivalent) in any subject which has enabled the applicant to develop analytical and quantitative skills.