University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

International Money and Banking

This programme is of particular interest to those wishing to pursue careers in the financial sector; it provides students with an advanced knowledge of the related disciplines of macroeconomics, banking, international finance and financial markets.

Entry requirements

A good Honours 1st degree (or overseas equivalent) in Economics or a related discipline. You are expected to have received a good training in economics, to at least intermediate level, and to have a basic knowledge of calculus and statistics.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: macroeconomics; foreign exchange markets; economics of financial markets; international banking and finance; international banking - regulation and supervision; topics in money and banking; dissertation; plus an option is selected from: international investment; security analysis and portfolio theory; development economic policy; international trade policy; political economy and economic policy; natural resource economics; economics of labour markets; a graduate course offered elsewhere in the schools of business, public policy or social sciences.

Assessment methods

The most common forms of assessment used are written assignments and exams, and information on these is given below. Help and guidance on other forms of assessment will be given in the module in which they are used.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,060 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,060 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,060 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,920 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,060 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edgbaston Campus Birmingham B15 2TU West Midlands

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Enquiry Service
Telephone number: 
0121 414 5005