International Banking and Financial Studies at University of Southampton - UCAS

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Course summary

Step into the dynamic sector of international banking and finance at the University of Southampton. This tailored MSc programme immerses you into the complex relationship between banking, finance, and the economy. Learn through interactive lectures, case studies, and group discussions, sharpening your ability to evaluate current events and trends. Delve into specialised areas with optional modules, focusing on topics such as investment analysis, corporate governance, and financial risk management. You'll get hands-on experience with industry-standard tools including Stata and MATLAB, enhancing your market readiness. Benefit from our academic team's rich industry insights and connections, preparing you for a successful career in various avenues including banking, insurance, and financial consulting. Join a network of alumni who have roles at prestigious organisations globally. Forge your path in the finance sector with us.


For a full list of compulsory and optional modules, please visit our website

Assessment method

Assessment methods may include essays, group and individual assignments, multiple-choice tests, exams and a dissertation.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Chartered Banker Institute

How to apply

International applicants

English language Band D: For IELTS 6.5 overall, with minimum 6.5 in reading and writing and 6.0 in listening and speaking. For information on other accepted English language tests, please see the website.

Entry requirements

You'll need a 2.1 bachelor's degree in a subject which has quantitative study such as accounting, economics, finance, maths, management, engineering or similar. Please check our website for subjects that are not accepted. Applicants with relevant work experience are encouraged to apply.

Fees and funding

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Sponsorship information

A variety of scholarships, grants and bursaries may be available to help you fund your master’s study, both from the University and from other organisations. Please check the website for more information.

International Banking and Financial Studies at University of Southampton - UCAS