Bangor Business School

Bangor University


The programmes offer candidates a unique opportunity to develop an appreciation of the causes and significance of current developments in the financial and corporate sectors and to study advanced theory and practice relating to financial markets and the financial management of business firms.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 Honours degree in a relevant subject, e.g. economics, finance, accounting or management from a university, or a similar qualification from any other institution is required. Alternatively, possession of a suitable professional qualification and relevant practical experience may also be accepted. Applicants are considered individually. Age, work experience and other factors are also considered. If the native language is not English, students must provide satisfactory evidence that they have an adequate knowledge and understanding of written and spoken English. IELTS: 6.0 (with no element below 5.5) and Internet-based TOEFL test scores of no less than 75 is required.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: research methods; international financial markets; financial econometrics; financial modelling; financial engineering; financial crises and bank regulation; investment strategy and portfolio management; plus optional modules: corporate risk management; Islamic finance; international financial management; financial institutions strategic management; financial analysis.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 8,100 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
PgDip Full-time - 30 weeks

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bangor Campus Bangor (Wales) LL57 2DG Wales

Key information

Telephone number: 
01248 382085