Master of Business Administration in Banking and Finance (Part-time)

Provided by: MDIS
Awarded by: Bangor University, UK

Course Introduction


Objectives
The Bangor Business School aims to build on our long-established expertise in the area of postgraduate training in banking and finance by offering a one-year MBA Banking and Finance, which aims to develop participants' academic and managerial skills in these areas. An important objective is to provide relevant analytical training to familiarise participants with the latest strategic, managerial and industrial developments in the financial services industry.

The MBA Banking and Finance course provides a coherent analytical framework for the study of banking and financial developments from a management perspective. The emphasis throughout the programme is on the application of contemporary, financial, managerial and strategic developments that affect real-world decision-making in the global financial industry.
 
We recognise that a thorough understanding of recent developments in banking and financial firm strategies, financial management, risk management, international financial markets, marketing strategies and performance evaluation are essential requirements for all those involved in financial sector activities.

Methods of Assessment
Student’s knowledge and understanding of each module are assessed through either examinations or assignments.
 
Graduation
Students who successfully complete the programme will be awarded the Master of Business Administration in Banking and Finance awarded directly by Bangor University.

About Bangor University, UK
Established in 1884, Bangor University has a long tradition of academic excellence that continues to this day. It is situated in one of the most beautiful locations in the United Kingdom.

Bangor University has over 11,000 students and over 650 teaching staff based in 23 Academic Schools grouped into five Colleges. Over half of the departments assessed to date have achieved the top rating of ‘excellent’, and Bangor Business School has been rated no.1 in the UK for the quality of research conducted by staff in the field of Accounting and Finance. In 2011, Bangor University was placed amongst the world’s top 300 universities in the Times Higher Education World University rankings for 2012-2013.
  • Ranked 54th in The Complete University Guide 2014 : University Subject Table for Business & Management Studies
  • Ranked 64th in the The Complete University Guide 2014 : University League Table 2014
Bangor Business School at Bangor University is a leading teaching and research focused business school offering a full range of disciplines from undergraduate to doctoral level. We have been described as 'The School that means Business' and as a 'Centre of Specialised Excellence'.

Students worldwide are attracted to Bangor Business School by our reputation for high quality and expertise, particularly in the area of Banking and Financial Services, in which Bangor is a leading European centre and home to one of the largest PhD schools of any business school in the UK. Staff research papers and articles are published regularly in leading journals and their books published to a worldwide audience. In recent years, staff have conducted high level consultancy work including major policy studies for many leading organisations like the European Commission, The World Bank and the UK Treasury.

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