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International Finance MSc London South Bank University

UK

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Course info

Summary

Overview

MSc International Finance is for those working or hoping to work in finance or accounting. You'll gain an academic qualification in domestic and international financial operations and you'll address current challenges and issues facing the world's international financial institutions and markets.

The course links theory and practice in international financial matters through intensive, selective and expert orientated modules with a clearly defined business outlook. One of the main attractions of this course is that it provides a wide range of modules to suit your specific interests. The content focuses on financial markets, the analysis and management of financial intermediaries and their interaction with financial instruments, investment and risk management. This will see you studying a broad range of related topics such as asset fund management, portfolio theory and investment analysis, credit risk, and financial institutions main operations and performance within an international context.

Employability

Graduates who possess an LSBU Masters degree in international finance are likely to be highly employable in trading and analyst positions, not only in the UK but throughout the world. Excellent career opportunities exist in finance, banking and investment. Graduates from this course have gone on to obtain positions in major international companies, financial institutions, regulatory agencies, credit rating agencies and financial consultant firms in the UK and overseas.

Placements

In addition to academic rigour, the Masters is highly oriented to support your career development. There is an optional placement in a relevant business area to enhance your employability skills and apply accounting and finance theory to contemporary business practices. If you take part in a placement, the dissertation may be linked to your placement experience.

Teaching and learning

This course will develop your key skills in:

  • Understanding the core of international finance in the modern global marketplace
  • Understanding the theoretical basis for understanding the nature of international financial operations and their complexity.
  • Understanding of the employment of theoretical principles to deal with practical situations faced by investors, business and financial institutions
  • Developing research problems/questions in the area of investment, banking and finance.

Course options

Here are the different ways in which you can study International Finance MSc.

Full Time (15 months)

Tuition fees

To be confirmed

*Price shown is for indicative purpose, please check with institution

From

Jan-22

Venue

Southwark Campus

103 Borough Road,

Kensington and Chelsea,

London,

SE1 0AA, England

Full Time (12 months)

Tuition fees

£14,900.00 (15,29,343) per year

*Price shown is for indicative purpose, please check with institution

From

Sep-21

Venue

Southwark Campus

103 Borough Road,

Kensington and Chelsea,

London,

SE1 0AA, England

Entry requirement for international students

Students need to have 2.1 honours degree in any subject from the UK or Bachelors degree equivalent to UK Second Class Upper Division; or 2.2 honours degree in relevant subject area; or Students with a non-relevant degree but with at least a 2.2. Honours and relevant work experience in financial services will be considered on an individual basis; or the Fundamental Level (Knowledge and Skills) of the ACCA professional examinations; or Completion of the Operational and Management levels of CIMA examinations; or other relevant professional qualifications including from overseas. The international students required English language skills to undertake this programme IELTS (International English Language Testing Service) 6.5. TOEFL iBT - Overall score: 90; Reading: 18; Listening: 17; Writing: 17; Speaking: 20.

* Please check with your chosen school for the exact entry requirements for your programme.