Islamic Banking and Finance
This course provides rigorous training in the theory and practice of mainstream financial services management and strategy; specialist modules in Islamic banking and finance provide a particular focus on the theoretical foundations, products, performance, financial instruments and risk management issues of what is by now the preferred way of banking for 1/5 of the world's population.
A 2.2 Honours degree in a relevant subject, e.g. economics, finance, accounting, management from a university, or a similar qualification from any other institution is required. In general, however, applicants are judged on their individual merits and age, work experience and other factors are also considered. Whilst work experience is desirable, it is not essential. If the native language is not English, applicants must provide satisfactory evidence that they have an adequate knowledge and understanding of written and spoken English. We require: IELTS 6.0 (with no individual score lower than 5.5) /TOEFL internet based: 75 (with no individual score lower than 16).
Core modules: organisations and people; management research; Islamic finance; Islamic banking; international banking; plus 3 from: strategic management; marketing financial services; banking and development; international financial management; bank financial management; financial institutions strategic management.
Part 2 of the course consists of a supervised dissertation of around 10000 words.
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|Bangor Campus||Bangor (Wales)||LL57 2DG||Wales|