Leeds University Business School

University of Leeds

Banking and International Finance

This programme covers the forces that sway financial markets, the theories underlying retail banking and the principles of strategic management. This course also includes a wide range of optional modules, so you can tailor it to your specific interests and career aims, from risk and insurance to financial derivatives. You will be able to access a range of career options within commercial, investment and central banking. The flexibility of the course structure enables you to focus on areas of specific interest.

Entry requirements

A good 1st degree (2.1 or higher) in a relevant subject, e.g. accounting, finance, economics, mathematics. Candidates for this prgramme are expectated to have a high level of proficiency in undergraduate statistics and mathematics. If English is not your 1st language you need an overall IELTS score of 6.5 (with 6 or more in each section) or TOEFL equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: Quantitative methods; corporate finance; international business finance; applied finance; research methods in finance; commercial banking; international banking and finance; critical skills for the finance professional; accounting and finance; dissertation. Optional modules include: International investment; economics of globalisation and the international economy; information and organisation design; forensic accounting and finance; risk and insurance; corporate governance; accounting for managers.

Sponsorship information

There are a number of part fee scholarships available for UK, EU and international students.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 20,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

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Leeds University Business School
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0113 343 2613