MSc Program in Finance and Banking in Europe

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Finance and Banking

The MSc, or Master of Science, is an internationally recognized academic degree that indicates proficiency and knowledge of a given topic or field. Most MSc programs take about four years to finish, after which some join the workforce while others continue on in the classroom. 

An education in finance and banking can lead to a variety of careers in the financing industry. Programs may focus on advertising and marketing, accounting principles, lending standards, credit reporting, business communications and retirement investing.

Europe is the sixth largest continent and includes 47 countries and assorted dependencies, islands and territories. It is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the south, Asia to the east, and the Atlantic Ocean to the West.

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MSc Money, Banking and Finance

University of Exeter Business School
Campus Full time 12 months September 2019 United Kingdom Exeter

If you wish to pursue a career in finance and economics in the international banking sector, our MSc Money, Banking and Finance is an ideal choice. [+]

If you wish to pursue a career in finance and economics in the international banking sector, our MSc Money, Banking and Finance is an ideal choice.

Delivered jointly by the Department of Economics and the Xfi Centre for Finance and Investment, this course focuses on the application of advanced economics and finance theories to commercial money markets and banking.

In order to give you a thorough knowledge of the financial sector the programme also includes intensive computer training in financial databases and software including Thomson Reuters, Bloomberg, IQ, and Morning Star.

You will graduate ready to launch an international career in this dynamic sector.

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MSc in Finance with Banking

University of Bath School of Management
Campus Full time 1 year October 2019 United Kingdom Bath

Receive a solid theoretical foundation in finance and banking. Use your quantitative skills and enhance your employability. You’ll graduate prepared for a finance or banking career. [+]

This course is for

Graduates who have little or no business experience and want a career in finance or banking.

Overview

Receive a solid theoretical foundation in finance and banking. Use your quantitative skills and enhance your employability. You’ll graduate prepared for a finance or banking career.

Develop an in-depth knowledge of the financial system. You’ll learn to analyse financial decisions and the motivations of people making them. You’ll apply this knowledge in a range of real-world scenarios.

Our course brings in expertise from the University’s departments of Mathematical Sciences and Economics. This ensures you’ll have access to a wide range of teaching and research experience.... [-]


Banking and Finance

Loughborough University School of Business and Economics
Campus Full time 1 year October 2019 United Kingdom Loughborough

Our MSc Banking and Finance programme will equip you with the practical skills to understand and model banking and financial markets, using the toolkit of economics. It is ideal for those who wish to pursue a career in financial services, international financial management, or central banking and financial regulation. [+]

Our MSc Banking and Finance programme will equip you with the practical skills to understand and model banking and financial markets, using the toolkit of economics. You will learn how the actions of governments, firms, households, and financial intermediaries affect national and global financial, bond, and foreign exchange markets.

In addition to this, you will be exposed to the theory and practice of bank credit and lending, as well as financial institution risk management. This programme is ideal for those who wish to pursue a career in financial services, international financial management, or central banking and financial regulation.

Our modules are underpinned by the latest research and best practice, having been designed to provide you with up-to-date and relevant knowledge of banking, finance and research methods. There is also some opportunity to choose optional modules that will enable you to specialise in the areas of economics, banking and finance that best suit your career ambitions and interests.... [-]


MSc Money, Banking and Finance

Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2019 United Kingdom Birmingham + 1 more

MSc Money, Banking and Finance is the Department’s MSc programme that attracts the most students. [+]

Economics and finance are the drivers of our global prosperity and there is significant worldwide demand for technical expertise in monetary economics and finance. Most graduates from this programme move into highranking careers in global financial centres.

Studying this programme will provide you with an excellent set of specialist and transferable skills. You will be given an advanced training in core areas of economics and you will also receive specialist training in areas relevant to the programme.

There is a worldwide demand for those trained in the areas of money, banking and finance, which shows no sign of abating.

MSc Money, Banking and Finance is the Department’s MSc programme that attracts the most students.... [-]


MSc in Banking and Finance

Manchester Metropolitan University
Campus Full time Part time 1 year September 2019 United Kingdom Manchester + 1 more

The MSc Banking and Finance is ideal for graduates who have not studied finance at the undergraduate level. The programme would also be suitable for those who hold an undergraduate degree in a business, economics or similar subject, who would like to develop specialised knowledge in finance. It is therefore ideal for those seeking a career in the banking, finance or financial services sectors. [+]

Overview

This course will provide you with a dynamic understanding of the fundamentals of banking and finance in today's ever-changing market, preparing you with the knowledge and skill set needed for a successful career within the sector. Our graduates go on to work at companies including KPMG, Deloitte and RBS to name a few.

The MSc Banking and Finance is ideal for graduates who have not studied finance at the undergraduate level. The programme would also be suitable for those who hold an undergraduate degree in a business, economics or similar subject, who would like to develop specialised knowledge in finance. It is therefore ideal for those seeking a career in the banking, finance or financial services sectors.... [-]


MSc Banking and Finance

University of Sussex Business School
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2019 United Kingdom Brighton + 1 more

Gain a strong understanding of modern finance theory and practice, with particular insight into the performance, risk management and regulation of banks. We offer you training in banking, management, and accounting as well as an in-depth appreciation of the finance industry. This MSc will develop your critical thinking and decision-making techniques, enabling you to appraise investment strategies, bank operations and risk management, models. [+]

Key information Duration: 1-year full time, 2 years part-time Start date: September 2019 Apply by 1 August (International), 1 September (UK/EU)

Gain a strong understanding of modern finance theory and practice, with particular insight into the performance, risk management and regulation of banks. We offer you training in banking, management, and accounting as well as an in-depth appreciation of the finance industry. This MSc will develop your critical thinking and decision-making techniques, enabling you to appraise investment strategies, bank operations and risk management, models. You’re taught by academics at the forefront of the contemporary research agenda. Our teaching is in line with the most recent developments in the industry.... [-]


MSc in International Banking and Finance

University of Strathclyde Business School
Campus Full time 12 months September 2019 United Kingdom Glasgow

The MSc in International Banking & Finance is for those wanting to develop careers in financial management within the international banking sector. For those of you already working in finance or banking, the course will enhance your effectiveness by covering the latest developments in the field. [+]

Why this course?

The MSc in International Banking & Finance is for those wanting to develop careers in financial management within the international banking sector. For those of you already working in finance or banking, the course will enhance your effectiveness by covering the latest developments in the field.

You’ll develop the concepts and skills required by financial managers and financial analysts working in the international banking sector. You’ll also gain an understanding of contemporary financial problems and issues facing international business and banks.

The programme will provide you with:

a good understanding of financial theory and analysis an appreciation of the nature and functioning of financial markets and institutions a good working knowledge of accounting information and its use in financial decision-making and analysis an ability to apply the analysis developed in the course ... [-]

MSc in Finance (International Banking and Finance)

Durham University Business School
Campus Full time 1 year October 2019 United Kingdom Durham

Our MSc Finance programmes are designed to provide you with rigorous training at the frontier of research, as well as the advanced analytical and technical skills that are highly sought after by global employers and, if you wish to continue your studies, by world-leading PhD programmes. [+]

MSc Finance (International Banking and Finance) At a glance UCAS Code: N3K609 Course Duration: 1 year (full-time) Mode of study: Full Time Location: Durham City Start Date: 02/10/2017, 02/10/2018 Description

Our MSc Finance programmes are designed to provide you with rigorous training at the frontier of research, as well as the advanced analytical and technical skills that are highly sought after by global employers and, if you wish to continue your studies, by world-leading PhD programmes.

Our MSc programmes have partnership status with the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute (CFA). The CFA is the world’s premier association for investment professionals and the accepted benchmark for technical excellence in financial markets. It guarantees you benefit from a curriculum of the highest standards and enables you to participate in the CFA Global Investment Research Challenge, as well as CFA employer network events and scholarships.... [-]


Master in Banking and Finance

Utrecht University
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 Netherlands Utrecht

This MSc in Banking and Finance provides you with the knowledge, understanding, and skills necessary for a career in a variety of financial institutions and with a focus on banks, investment funds, and regulation. [+]

About

Financial markets play a key role in the stability and prosperity of economies, governments, and organizations, with a profound effect on the individual and society as a whole. Are you fascinated by the dynamic context of today’s financial markets, and do you want to make a positive impact on the future of international finance and banking? Then the Master’s in Banking and Finance at Utrecht University School of Economics (U.S.E.) is the program for you.

Research Expertise

Based on Utrecht University’s research expertise, this unique and state-of-the-art Finance Master’s gives you a deep understanding of the interaction between the economic environment, economic policy, financial markets, and financial institutions.... [-]


Master of Science in Banking and Finance

University of Luxembourg, Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance
Campus Full time Part time 2 years September 2019 Luxembourg Luxembourg City + 1 more

The Master of Science in Banking and Finance is the flagship programme of the Luxembourg School of Finance. It offers a comprehensive curriculum encompassing both classic and more recent areas of the finance discipline as well as the principal functions of banking. [+]

About

The Master of Science in Banking and Finance is the flagship programme of the Luxembourg School of Finance. It offers a comprehensive curriculum encompassing both classic and more recent areas of the finance discipline as well as the principal functions of banking.

The cross-functional curriculum provides a dynamic framework of analytical skills and intellectual tools, providing an integrated approach to solving complex banking and financial problems. In addition to a broad range of core courses, students may select one of three streams representing mainstream areas in which they can obtain a deeper knowledge.

Students study with the School’s permanent faculty. The diverse faculty, which maintain close ties to the Luxembourg banking and financial community, engage in leading research and advanced banking and financial knowledge and practices on many fronts including market valuation of financial instruments, risk management, and behavioral finance. In addition, some invited professors from renowned finance faculties of other universities teach selected courses.... [-]


Master of Science in Finance and Banking

Barcelona School of Management · Pompeu Fabra University
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 Spain Barcelona

The Master of Science in Finance and Banking at UPF Barcelona School of Management is a one-year, full-time program entirely taught in English targeted at participants who wish to acquire the necessary knowledge and skills for a successful career in the fields of corporate finance, banking or financial regulation. [+]

The Master of Science in Finance and Banking at UPF Barcelona School of Management is a one-year, full-time program entirely taught in English targeted at participants who wish to acquire the necessary knowledge and skills for a successful career in the fields of corporate finance, banking or financial regulation. The program includes a curricular internship and it allows you to choose your preferred elective courses according to your career plans.

Practically focused and internationally oriented, the Master of Science in Finance and Banking provides students with the ability to apply complex financial, economic and investment theories to both corporations and the financial services industry. The course will provide you with a wide-ranging theoretical background and equip the practical skills for active interaction in investment banks and securities firms, in finance departments of industrial and service companies and in central banks.... [-]


MSc Banking and Finance

University of Nottingham - Faculty of Social Sciences
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 United Kingdom Nottingham

Accredited by the Chartered Banker Institute as a Centre of Excellence, this course brings you the latest knowledge about banking, financial markets and risk in the financial sector. [+]

Overview

Accredited by the Chartered Banker Institute, this course aims to bring you the latest knowledge about banking, financial markets and risk in the financial sector.

The Business School's research has been awarded Centre of Excellence status by the Chartered Banker Institute (CBI) and on this course, you will be joined by leading industry experts who will share their experiences of the financial world.

This course is ideal for those wanting to pursue a career in the financial markets department of an international bank before moving into a high-level managerial position.

It will enable you to develop skills in the analysis of financial institutions and instruments, markets, consumer demands and competition, and provide you with a conceptual and theoretical grounding in current concepts and techniques in banking, policy, economics and risk management and associated areas.... [-]


MSc Finance (Finance, Investment and Risk)

Kent Business School, University of Kent
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 United Kingdom Canterbury

Gain a comprehensive framework of knowledge, insight, and vision regarding the key issues in finance and investment banking. The MSc in Finance (Finance, investment, and Risk) pathway develops your cognitive, critical, intellectual and research skills, plus relevant personal and interpersonal skills to interact in the real world of business and organizations. [+]

MScs in Finance and Banking in Europe 2019. Overview

In today’s competitive global environment, employers are increasingly selective in their search for competent business and finance professionals. Our Master’s in Finance programmes equip you with a solid background in financial principles and practices and help to cultivate your practical finance skills and real-world business knowledge.

This pathway has been specially designed to develop your practical finance skills and give you real-world business knowledge. It prepares you for a career in investment banks, financial and management consultancies, auditing firms, risk management departments of financial institutions and government departments.... [-]


MSc in International Economics, Banking and Finance

Cardiff University
Campus Full time 12 months September 2019 United Kingdom Cardiff

The programme provides a rigorous training in modern economic and financial methods as they are applied to monetary, banking, financial and international economic problems in the real world. [+]

MSc in International Economics, Banking and Finance

The MSc in International Economics, Banking and Finance provides a rigorous training in modern economic and financial methods as they are applied to monetary, banking, financial and international economic problems in the real world.

Why study the MSc in International Economics, Banking and Finance?

The programme is designed for recent graduates with solid quantitative skills, who want to specialise in the money and banking field. It is also of interest to those who graduated less recently and who are currently working in a financial institution or other private or public sector body, such as a central bank or national treasury.

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MSc in Banking and Finance

International Hellenic University (IHU)
Campus Full time Part time 12 months October 2019 Greece Thessaloniki + 1 more

The IHU MSc in Banking and Finance caters for the needs of recent graduates looking for an optimal combination of theory as well as a practical hands-on approach to the highly specified financial issues of a business or financial institution. [+]

The University

The International Hellenic University is Greece’s first state university, where programmes are taught exclusively in English.It already attracts a strong international academic faculty and outstanding students from Southeast and other European and Black Sea countries.As a State University, all degrees awarded are accredited by the Government and are recognized in the European Union and internationally.

The Course

The MSc in Banking & Finance caters to the needs of recent graduates looking for an optimal combination of theory as well as a practical hands-on approach to the highly specified financial issues of a business or financial institution.

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