Banking and Finance
A 2:1 Honours degree, or an international equivalent. Applicants also need to show a firm grasp of basic calculus; probability theory; statistical inference. If this is not evident from transcripts, please use a personal statement to give details of mathematical knowledge. We will also consider applications on an individual basis if a 2:2 Honours degree has been gained and substantial, relevant, professional experience. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.0 in any sub-section) or equivalent.
Modules include: Retail and investment banking; central banking; research methods in economics and finance; introductory econometrics; financial theory and corporate policy; financial derivatives; applied econometrics; dissertation. Optional modules: International money and banking; time-series econometrics; behavioural finance; risk modelling; legal and regulatory aspects of money laundering and financial crime; international finance; cross sectional and panel econometrics.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||-||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Campus||Newcastle upon Tyne||NE1 7RU||North East|