Master of Banking and Finance (MBF)

General

Program Description

The area of banking and finance in Pakistan is currently facing unprecedented transformation towards modernization, liberalization, innovation, and integration in the global financial environment. There is an increasing demand for highly specialized executives capable of understanding the rules and complexities that govern the financial sector. The Master of Banking and Finance (MBF) presents a unique opportunity to undertake specialized postgraduate studies in the areas of banking and finance.

The Program

The MBF program is designed to develop advanced skills and knowledge required for today's banking and financial world. The program is an excellent blend of theory and practical vision in banking, finance, and economics. It provides extensive knowledge of Pakistan's financial institutions and markets and the participants can fully comprehend the complexity, uncertainty, and risk in the market.

The program also emphasizes the development of analytical skills through real case-studies and regular project work relevant to the needs of a dynamic market along with other necessary skills required for employment.

The participants are successfully developed to meet the challenges of the private and public sector entities. The participants are also facilitated to get an internship in reputable organizations to gain practical experience. Moreover, the course is structured to enable participants to attain JAIBP Diploma alongside completion of the MBF program for their job assurance and career growth.

Career Opportunities

The successful graduates can look for lucrative careers in the public and private sectors, banks, insurance companies, leasing companies, public limited companies and educational and training institutes. They can also secure promising careers in the fields of banking and finance as professional bankers, financial experts, and corporate executives.

Program Curriculum

  • Accounting & Finance
  • Banking
  • Economics
  • Information Technology
  • Quantitative
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Communication
  • Electives
  • Internship

Entrance Requirements

HEC Recognized graduation in any discipline with minimum 45% marks on aggregate.

Admission Criteria

All applications are evaluated on the basis of merit as determined by the applicant's previous academic record and performance in the Admission Interview according to the following weight-age:

  • O-Level/Matriculation marks 15%
  • A-Level/Intermediate marks 15%
  • Graduation marks 15%
  • Admission Interview 40%
Last updated January 2018

About the School

The University takes pride in its institutional climate and academic culture. It provides a friendly and highly supportive environment to its students. There are ample opportunities for positive inter ... Read More

The University takes pride in its institutional climate and academic culture. It provides a friendly and highly supportive environment to its students. There are ample opportunities for positive interaction between students and faculty. UMT encourages students to be receptive to new ideas, to ask objective questions and to pay attention to detail in order to infuse participants with an aptitude for life long learning. It values freedom of speech, permits dissent and welcomes diversity of views. It aims to produce well-rounded individuals who can make positive contributions to society on a personal and professional level. Read less