Loughborough University: Banking and Finance
|Institution||Loughborough University View institution profile|
|Department||School of Business and Economics View department profile|
Our MSc Banking and Finance programme will equip you with the practical skills to understand and model banking and financial markets, using the toolkit of economics. You will learn how the actions of governments, firms, households, and financial intermediaries affect national and global financial, bond, and foreign exchange markets.
In addition to this, you will be exposed to the theory and practice of bank credit and lending, as well as financial institution risk management. This programme is ideal for those who wish to pursue a career in financial services, international financial management, or central banking and financial regulation.
Our modules are underpinned by the latest research and best practice, having been designed to provide you with up-to-date and relevant knowledge of banking, finance and research methods. There is also some opportunity to choose optional modules that will enable you to specialise in the areas of economics, banking and finance that best suit your career ambitions and interests.
Students will also sharpen their applied research skills by either completing a Banking and Finance project or participating in Applied Research Practice seminars.
|Level||RQF Level 7|
An honours degree (2:1 or above) or equivalent overseas qualification in economics, finance, business, management, management science, operations research, or related disciplines. Applicants from other disciplines will also be considered provided that your degree includes at least introductory modules in economics and an introduction to quantitative subjects such as calculus and statistics.
You will be assessed by a combination of group and individual coursework, as well as exams.
|EU||13400 GBP for Whole course|
|England||13400 GBP for Whole course|
|Northern Ireland||13400 GBP for Whole course|
|Scotland||13400 GBP for Whole course|
|Wales||13400 GBP for Whole course|
|International||21900 GBP for Whole course|
School of Business and Economics
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At Loughborough, we are committed to developing well-rounded, highly sought-after business and economics graduates equipped to succeed in today’s global economy.
Whether you are considering MSc, MBA or PhD study, here are a few key reasons to consider developing your career potential with us:
- Top-10 UK business school: consistently ranked Top-10 in the UK’s national league tables for 5th for Business, 6th for Finance and Accounting, 10th for Economics, and 1st for Information Management (The Times and Sunday Times, 2019)
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