University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Banking and Financial Markets in Contemporary China

This course has been developed in order to meet the surge in demand for graduates both in and outside of China with the necessary knowledge and skills to understand the Chinese economy in the international context; it aims to equip the student with the knowledge and understanding of general financial theories and corporate policies whilst focusing on Chinese financial and banking systems; students also develop the theoretical and methodological skills necessary to pursue further postgraduate research; the course is suitable for those with a background in finance, accounting, mathematics, statistics, and economics and a strong interest in contemporary China; it is suitable for both UK and non-UK students, including those from China.

Entry requirements

2.1 Class Honours degree or equivalent from an accredited university in an appropriate discipline, candidates with a high 2.2 or equivalent are considered on a discretionary basis; IELTS:6.5 (with no element below 6.0); TOEFL IBT:87 with no less than 21 in listening, 22 in reading, 23 in speaking and 21 in writing.

Course modules

Modules may include: China financial markets analysis; Chinese financial management; Chinese banking; research design and practice in China; Chinese accounting; Chinese politics in the reform era; contemporary Chinese law; Chinese economic issues; Mandarin Chinese for the advanced level.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 9,280 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 17,470 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Jubilee Campus Nottingham NG8 1BB East Midlands

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