University of Glasgow
International Banking and Finance
Entry requirements are a 2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent qualification (for example, GPA 3.0 or above); candidates should have a good background in economics though not necessarily an economics degree; in particular, applications are considered from those with an accounting, finance or management background.
Students take 4 core courses, 2 optional courses and complete a substantial independent piece of work, normally in the form of a dissertation. Core courses; financial markets, securities and derivatives; international corporate finance; monetary policy and the role of central banks; modern theory of banking and finance. Optional courses; basic econometrics; behavioural economics: theory and applications; financial analysis and equity valuation; financial institutions and markets in developing countries; financial sector stability and growth; foreign direct investment and development; international banking and financial markets; international capital markets; intermediate econometrics for applications in financial and development studies; international finance and money; international financial accounting for mncs; international financial management; international macroeconomics and policy; international trade; modelling and forecasting financial markets; project planning, appraisal and implementation; public finance; the imf, the world bank and economic growth; the law and economics of sovereign debt regulation.; optional courses are also offered in accounting and finance and economic and social history.
Candidates write a dissertation of 12,000-15,000 words.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (EU)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (England)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 18,200 per Year 1 (International)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Glasgow||Glasgow||G12 8QQ||Scotland|