University of Southampton

University of Southampton

International Banking and Financial Studies

This programme offers a rigorous training in the theory and practice of international banking and finance and familiarity with key concepts and techniques in international banking. This includes an understanding of the fragility and pitfalls of international banking and its role in supporting the economy. The programme has an international focus and will hone your skills in the practical application of financial techniques in a real-world setting.

Entry requirements

Minimum upper second-class degree from a UK university, or equivalent overseas/professional qualification; applications assessed on individual merit.

Course modules

Corporate Finance 1 and 2;
Financial Risk Management; International Banking
Derivative Securities Analysis;
Fixed Income Securities Analysis; International Financial Policy; Introduction to Portfolio Management and Exchangetraded derivatives; Quantitative Research in Finance; Stock
Market Analysis

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include essays, case studies, coursework, examinations and dissertation.

Sponsorship information

3 Sir Edward Holden Educational Trust Bursaries are available for UK students to cover tuition fees.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Highfield Campus Southampton SO17 1BJ South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
023 8059 5500