This course is driven by the increasingly global nature of the financial services industry and the continued expansion of international trade.
You could be a management professional involved in exporting, importing and other commercial activities overseas. You might want to extend your knowledge of international trade agreements, or you could be looking to secure employment for a company with a global reach. Whatever your aspirations, this course will give you the expertise needed to unlock management opportunities with international organisations across a range of sectors.
To meet international demand for this course, we have a collaborative arrangement for delivery at a university in Hangzhou, China. If you are studying in China, you will have the option to study one semester in Leeds as part of your course.
Research Excellence Framework 2014 Twice as many of our staff - 220 - were entered into the research assessment for 2014 compared to the number entered in 2008.
Leeds Business School is located in the centre of the economically vibrant city of Leeds, the financial and commercial centre of the north of England. Our course embodies international subjects, issues and perspectives and is established in the UK, China and Vietnam. In China this course has research links with a major Chinese university. It is clearly focused on key international trade and finance aspects and is international in its content, its students, its delivery team and is delivered internationally in the UK, China and Vietnam.
We're dedicated to supporting your professional development - that's why we offer a guest lecture programme. Past speakers include the CEO of the London Stock Exchange, Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury, past Chair and President of the Academy of Marketing, Chief Executive of the British Bankers Association, the Chief Economist of Yorkshire Bank and the Editor of Cosmopolitan. To see our full programme and to register for a lecture click here .
A range of private sector, public sector and not-for-profit organisations are increasingly looking for well-qualified managers with specialist knowledge of international trade and finance and a deep understanding of legal and strategic issues and practices. Your course will ensure you are a highly sought-after graduate, primed to take advantage of a wide variety of opportunities both at home and abroad.
Visit the International Trade & Finance - MSc page on the Leeds Beckett University website for more details!