University of Stirling
International Banking and Finance
On completion of the programme, you will have a good understanding of banks and other financial institutions and their place in the world economy; a thorough understanding of the structure and behaviour of global financial markets; and the ability to use a wide variety of analytical techniques for finance.
Academic requirements: A minimum of a second-class Honours degree (2.1 preferred) or equivalent. This programme is aimed at students from a variety of backgrounds, including students with no previous training in economics or accounting. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant, appropriate or relevant work/life experience are encouraged to apply. English requirements: IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in all subskills) or equivalent. If you do not meet the minimum academic English language requirements you can apply for one of our English language courses.
Semester 1: Banking and financial institutions; corporate finance; economics for business and management; quantitative methods in finance. Semester 2: Modern banking; derivatives; international corporate finance; financial statement analysis.
You will follow taught modules for the first two semesters, then research and complete a dissertation in the third semester which forms your assessment. This significant piece of written academic work uses the skills and knowledge attained throughout the taught elements of the programme.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 14,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 14,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 14,000 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 14,000 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|INTO University of Stirling London Campus||Tower Hamlets||E1 4NS||South East|