Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University

International Banking, Finance and Risk Management

A challenging and dynamic sector, the financial services industry requires graduates who can manage across an array of main bank operations, as well as understanding global finance, risk management and ethical decision making, issues essential to modern financial services companies. Our programme offers exposure to a broad range of contemporary banking subjects such as: banking, finance, bank operations, and banking risk management, financial regulations and securities and their use in the banking firm, as well as the practical application of financial and analytical techniques so that our students are well-equipped to take advantage of employment opportunities worldwide.

Entry requirements

Normally a UK 2.2 Honours degree (or equivalent) in financial services, insurance banking, actuarial studies, business management, economics, finance, accounting, investment, mathematics or any financial services related subject. Applicants with a 2.2 Honours degree an unrelated subject wishing to move in to this area may be considered. Academic IELTS score of 6.0 (or equivalent) is required, with no element less than 5.5.

Course modules

Assessment methods

Sponsorship information

Self or employer funded.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Glasgow Caledonian University Glasgow G4 0BA Scotland

Key information

Admissions Team
Telephone number: 
0141 331 8630