Integrated financial markets and global businesses contribute significantly to modern banking, which is inseparable from international finance.
This Masters programme gives you a comprehensive overview of the central issues in banking and international finance. You will gain understanding of the forces that sway financial markets as well as the theories underlying commercial and international banking.
You will learn from highly qualified teaching staff with research and consultancy expertise in credit, banking and finance. Leeds University Business School is internationally recognised for Masters in Finance, ranked among the world’s elite (Financial Times Masters in Finance rankings, 2014).
Our MSc Banking and International Finance will provide you with knowledge and skills that are academically rigorous and can be practically applied. During the programme you will apply your knowledge in real-life scenarios through practical exercises and trading simulations.
Graduates of the MSc Banking and International Finance can expect to have worldwide appeal to employers in finance, investment banking and financial services.
Many of our recent graduates have gone on to pursue successful careers in commercial and investment banking, corporate finance and financial analysis. Alternatively, the course can provide an excellent grounding for a career in financial journalism.
This Masters is also an excellent qualification for individuals seeking to pursue a postgraduate research degree.
The deadline for International applications is 31 March 2017.
The deadline for UK/EU applications is 30 June 2017.
For further guidance on how to apply, visit: http://business.leeds.ac.uk/masters/how-to-apply/
You can logon from anywhere to join one of these one hour events, which will include:
- Introduction to Leeds University Business School and Masters study
- Advice from one of our Professional Development Tutors, with examples of the career skills you can build and the major companies we work with
- Guidance on how to apply for postgraduate study from our admissions team
- Opportunity to ask your questions
The dates for our next online events are below:
- Thursday 15 December 2016
- Wednesday 22 February 2017
Our Masters Open Days are an opportunity to visit in person, learn more about our Masters degrees and meet our staff. Activities include:
- Presentations, talks and Q&A with academic directors
- Business School tour
- Speak to admissions, academic teaching teams and current Masters students
Our next Masters Open Days:
- Thursday 6 April 2017
- Wednesday 21 June 2017
Please visit our website for further information and to book your place: http://business.leeds.ac.uk/masters/meet-us-at-an-event/
You should have a good first degree (2:1 or higher) in a relevant subject, e.g. accounting, finance, economics, mathematics. The expectation is that candidates for these programmes will have a high level of proficiency in undergraduate statistics and mathematics.