University of Southampton
International Banking and Financial Studies
A distinctive combination of banking and finance modules sets the MSc in International Banking and Financial Studies apart from other UK masters courses. This masters degree offers a unique blend of finance and banking modules that will prepare you for a successful career without limiting you to a particular sector. Through case studies and exercises you will learn to apply your knowledge to real-world problems, enhancing your employability. You will also have the opportunity to learn widely used software packages such as Stata and advanced programming tools such as MATLAB. Recent graduates have gone on to work at organisations including the International Monetary Fund, European Commission, Bank of England and Santander, as well as academia.
MSc: A UK Bachelor's degree with upper second-class honours or higher (or equivalent overseas qualification) in a relevant subject with some element of quantitative study such as accounting, economics, finance, maths, management, engineering or similar. Applicants with relevant work experience are encouraged to apply.
Core/Compulsory modules: Corporate Finance 1 and 2; Financial Risk Management; International Banking; Quantitative Research Methods in Finance; Dissertation Optional modules: Derivative Securities Analysis; Fixed Income Securities Analysis; Introduction to Portfolio Management and Exchange Traded Derivatives; Stock Market Analysis; International Finance; Behavioural Finance.
Assessment methods may include essays, group and individual assignments, multiple-choice tests, exams and a dissertation.
Sponsorship and funding may be available.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||12,400 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||21,000 per Year 1 (International)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||12,400 per Year 1 (EU)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||12,400 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||12,400 per Year 1 (Channel Islands)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||12,400 per Year 1 (England)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||12,400 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site - Highfield Campus||SO17 1BJ||South East|
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