12 months full time
Fees per academic year 2014-15
UK and EU: full time £8,500
International: full time £16,475
More information is available about Tuition Fees and discounts.
This MSc is designed for graduates with an accounting, economics or finance background who wish to develop their understanding of banking and finance.
The programme aims to provide participants an opportunity to critically analyse the role of banking within international financial markets, noticeably the management of individual, company and country risk within this context.
Attention is also placed on developing a contemporary empirical understanding of the behaviour of international financial markets, alongside providing candidates with the computer and research skills required by employers in this highly competitive sector.
An upper second-class Honours degree or higher, or an international equivalent, preferably with some transcript evidence of mathematical education. In addition to the academic qualifications, we also value relevant work experience.
Applicants whose first language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent, with no less than 6.0 in any sub-section.
Our INTO Newcastle University Centre can provide extra tuition to help you meet the University's English language requirements.
The UK Border Agency (UKBA) has rules for international students regarding minimum English language requirements.
Visit our postgraduate application site.
There is no closing date for this programme. However, international students applying for September 2014 entry should apply by Friday 11 July 2014 to ensure that they have time to put appropriate arrangements in place.
Please note: As a formal condition of the offer to study at Newcastle University, students from outside the UK/EU are required to pay a deposit of £1,500 or submit an official letter of sponsorship for their chosen programme. The deposit payment is non refundable, but will be deducted from tuition fees upon registration.
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