International Economics, Banking and Finance at Cardiff University - UCAS

Cardiff University

Degree level: Postgraduate

International Economics, Banking and Finance (Taught)

Course summary

See the ‘big picture’ of the macro economy and develop skills to tackle monetary, banking, financial and economic problems across continents. Our International Economics, Banking and Finance programme is designed for students with a basic knowledge of economics who wish to broaden their knowledge base for a career in banking, fund management, investment banking, corporate treasury, and other financial sector roles. The programme focuses on understanding the behaviour of banks and other financial institutions drawing on the principles of microeconomics and the dynamics of the international macroeconomic environment. It will provide you with a thorough understanding of how money, banking and finance interact and operate in the domestic and international economy. It will also help you to develop the analytical and descriptive skills required for a future career in banking and financial sectors. You will benefit from training in advanced numerical and quantitative techniques and exposure to cutting-edge trading simulations in our flagship Trading Room. This 56-seat capacity trading floor is one of the largest in the UK and provides you with the opportunity to gain the practical skills required for life at the financial industry. You can also obtain Bloomberg Certification. Accreditations Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

Entry requirements

Typically you will need to have either: a 2:1 honours degree (GPA 3.0/4.0), which must include the following modules all passed with at least UK 60%/2:1, or equivalent: basic quantitative methods, macroeconomics, and microeconomics. a university-recognised equivalent academic qualification. or relevant professional experience (appropriate evidence will be required). For further information regarding entry requirements, please visit the course page on our website:,-banking-and-finance-msc

Fees and funding

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International Economics, Banking and Finance at Cardiff University - UCAS