Brunel University London

Brunel University London

Banking and Finance

This programme provides students with postgraduate training designed to develop their career in the banking and financial services sector. Students will gain a thorough understanding of this field through practical and theoretical application, addressing financial economics, the economics of banking, quantitative methods as well as financial regulation both within the organisation and internationally.

Entry requirements

A UK 1st or 2.1 Honours degree (or equivalent internationally recognised qualification) in economics, finance, banking, accounting, mathematical or scientific subject areas with evidence of some study of corporate finance, international finance & securities, banking or economics. Applicants with a 2.1 in business subjects should demonstrate exposure to corporate finance/financial engineering/securities analysis and mathematics/statistics. Applicants with 2.2 degree in the specified subject area will be considered on an individual basis provided they achieved high grades in core subjects. e.g. mathematics/stats/econometrics/finance. Applicants with relevant professional qualifications will be dealt with on an individual basis. Applicants with a 2.1 not in the specified subject area but with relevant experience will be considered on an individual basis.

Course modules

Modules include: essentials of mathematics and statistics; quantitative methods for finance and economics; international finance; global financial markets; banking; bank regulation and macro prudential policy; banking and finance workshop; dissertation. Optional modules include: foundations of finance; security analysis and funds management; financial analysis; business finance.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by coursework, examinations, and the dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,200 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 8,600 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,750 per Year 1 (England) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Brunel University London Uxbridge UB8 3PH South East

Get in touch

Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.

Key information

Contact: 
Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01895 265599