King's College London

Course Introduction

The banking and financial markets face many complex challenges. We’ll provide you with the expertise to understand and overcome them. By the end of your course, you’ll have all the skills you need for a huge range of careers across the sector.

Our expert researchers and practitioners will provide innovative theories on key issues in the industry. And you’ll have plenty of opportunities to put it into practice. Our industry'standard software and datasets, and our virtual trading floor give you the chance to test your skills – using the same tools as the professionals.

Key benefits

You’ll develop a thorough knowledge of commercial and investment banking – as well as the changing structure of the international financial industry.

At our central London school, you’ll be taught by financial experts with a huge range of industry experience.

Our latest research informs your course. And we’ll help you turn theory into practice so you can use what you learn in the working world.

We have an extensive network of contacts from a wide variety of financial organisations. So you’ll have plenty of opportunities to learn from inspiring guest speakers, putting their insider knowledge into practice in real'world scenarios.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MSc Other Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Undergraduate degree with high 2:1 honours (i.e. overall average of at least 65% across all years of study) required in a social science related area (e.g. management, economics, finance or other relevant subject) or equivalent overseas qualification.