With access to global financial institutions and blue-chip companies, you will gain valuable real-world experience and knowledge. You will be able to build connections across the City of London, and network with financial experts from around the world on our cosmopolitan campus.
This programme is for students who have recently completed a master’s degree in business or finance and wish to gain UK experience and knowledge, as well as undertaking further study of specialist modules in international business and finance.
It will develop your ability to think critically and solve problems, and will allow you to:
PG Certificate in International Business & Finance is a full-time programme for one semester.
Maximum use of advanced pedagogic processes and practices will be implemented. This means the following practical steps will be featured:
The assessment methods used across the programme will be varied. The key objective is to ensure that assessment is:
The main assessment vehicles used for both formative and summative assessment reflect current best practice in the business school environment and will feature:
Marks may be given for a variety of assessment methods, including, but not limited to, the following:
Students with disabilities
Some classes are delivered in teaching rooms accessed via stairs. If you have a condition that affects your mobility and you require ground floor rooms, or rooms with lift access you are advised to contact the Disability Officer.
As the programme will be delivered wholly in English, all candidates whose first language is not English will be required to demonstrate evidence of proficiency in the language. Applicants must achieve a minimum score of 6.0 in each of the four IELTS (International English Language Testing System) elements and score a minimum of 6.5 overall or 575 TOEF (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or a TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) score of at least 575 and / or a pass in the University’s own English Language Proficiency Test.
Applicants requiring a visa to study in the UK must also meet the specific English Language requirements of the UK Border Agency.
In order to be considered for the Postgraduate Certificate in International Business and Finance, applicants should normally demonstrate achievement of at least one of the following criteria:
For those applicants whose mother tongue is not English, we require a recent pass in any of the following qualifications:
Students who require an international student visa to study in the UK and whose native language is not English, are also be required to meet specific grade requirements and conditions of study as stipulated by the UK Visa and Immigration (UKVI). Please check their website for current information.
How to apply
Tuition fees are set for the University’s financial year which runs from 1 August to 31 July.
Fees September 2017
Tuition fee: £7,500 (non-refundable)
Registration fee: £1,000 (non-refundable)
Tuition fees include a monetary value towards the cost of core textbooks.