Banking and Finance at Brunel University London - UCAS

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Course summary

The Brunel Banking and Finance MSc is designed to give graduates the knowledge and advanced skills needed for careers in the complex and rapidly changing banking and financial services industry. Your studies will cover key subjects including financial economics, the economics of banking, international financial markets and quantitative methodology, as well as financial regulation at national and international levels and matters arising in private banking. Crucially, you’ll develop your problem-solving skills and ability to critically evaluate and deliver midterm and long-term strategic solutions. Throughout the course you’ll have access to a variety of professional databases used in business and finance including Datastream, Bloomberg, Bank Scope, Osiris, Reuters 3000 Xtra and Thomson One Banker. You can choose to study one year full-time, two years full-time with a year's work placement or 16 months full-time with a 6-12 week work placement. While you study for your Banking and Finance MSc you can take advantage of the opportunity to follow the CFA Program (Chartered Financial Analyst) specialist pathway and gain the skills required to complete the Level I CFA Program exam. The CFA Program has become the most respected and recognised professional qualification in finance in the world. Find out more on our Level I CFA® Program Pathway page. As the worldwide financial services industry grows, so does the demand for professionals with specialist skills and competencies in banking and finance. Your Brunel Master's will give you that and make you a preferred job candidate to employers across the sector.


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Entry requirements

A 2:1 (or above) UK Honours degree of equivalent internationally recognised qualification) in Economics & Finance, Banking, Finance, Investment, Finance & Accounting, or a 2:1 in Mathematical or Scientific degrees with at least 3 modules at L5 or L6 in finance subjects. We also welcome applicants with a high 2:2 (minimum 55%) in the above degree courses with 2:1 grades in all relevant modules i.e. all modules in Mathematics, Statistics, Econometrics, Banking and Finance. Please select 'Provider information' to view additional entry criteria on our website.

Fees and funding

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Banking and Finance at Brunel University London - UCAS