Employers are increasingly looking for qualified individuals who possess the sophisticated analytical and technical skills necessary to handle complex transactions in the fast moving, globalised financial markets. A specialist Master degree in Finance and Banking is a qualification highly valued by those who want to pursue a career in the financial services industry and by their potential employers.
CIIMs MSc in Finance and Banking is a rigorous specialist Master programme, which equips participants with an international standard of expertise in corporate finance, banking, investment and financial markets. It is designed to provide its graduates with the knowledge and skills required for highly sought-after careers with banks and other financial institutions around the world.
The programme pursues two main objectives: to foster participants analytical understanding of modern finance and banking, in an increasingly internationalized and highly complex financial world, and to enable participants to master decision-making and management skills in a demanding business environment.
This MSc programme aims to offer training in the academic disciplines of finance and banking within a global business context and prepare its graduates for challenging work environments associated with careers in the financial and banking sectors. Participants will gain both theoretical and practical knowledge in all aspects of banking and finance, through a multi-disciplinary, innovative and integrative curriculum, taught by a strong team of distinguished faculty and supported by real world business cases and live projects.
Application fee: 50 Registration fee: 850 Tution fees: 7700
Upon successful completion of the programme, participants will have developed:
DurationThe modular structure of the programme permits considerable flexibility in the time required to complete the programme. Some students are able to finish their degree in less than a year. Others with greater external commitments may require fifteen months and even more. The maximum of time allowed for completion is two years from the date of enrollment.
As with all CIIM programmes, teaching will stress participative exercises and student- teacher interaction.
Sessions will combine:
Work in small groups
Earning the MSc in Finance and Banking will enhance your career prospects by giving you a head-start in building a career in the very challenging and rewarding financial services and banking industries. At the end of the programme, participants will be qualified to respond to the increasing demand from global and local firms for dedicated professionals with specialised financial knowledge.
Graduates of CIIMs MSc in Finance and Banking acquire specialised skills and competencies that enable them to pursue positions in the following sectors:
To graduate, students are required to earn 60 credits
A personal interview and certificates providing evidence of the above qualifications are used as a basis for evaluating candidates. In cases where applicants have graduated from unfamiliar programmes or universities a GRE/GMAT examination score may be required.
No work experience is required.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS we offer you the chance to receive up to £10,000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.
A new type business school has been established on the beautiful Mediterranean island of Cyprus. Modern communications enables us to bring the best faculty from leading business schools around the world to Cyprus. CIIM students enjoy the latest in management education as taught by some of the faculty from business schools such as Harvard, Cambridge, London Business School, Wharton, Manchester Business School, ESSEC, Dublin University College and others. Our MBA course is accredited by the leading European accrediting organization "EPAS", the British MBA accrediting body "AMBA" as well as the national accrediting agency of Cyprus.