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Global Capital Markets MSc

Ulster University

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Course options

  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    Belfast Campus

  • Study mode

    Part time

  • Start date

    SEP-21, JAN-22

  • Duration

    3 years

Course summary

This Masters level programme equips you for a career in the fast-growing financial and professional services sector. The Professional Services sector is one of the biggest employers in the UK. If you are looking for a financially rewarding and professionally and personally satisfying career, the MSc Global Capital Markets course is a fantastic stepping stone to achieving this goal. The programme can be taken as a Higher Level Apprenticeship via an employer or through self-funding.

The fluidity and fast pace that comes with a career in the financial services industry is unparalleled. This course has been designed to ensure theory learned is relevant to the modern dynamic environment. You will explore areas such as financial theory, products and markets, corporate governance, conduct and ethics, risk management and measurement, regulation and compliance, project management, business analysis, financial technology, financial crime and more.

The course has been designed to provide you with an academically challenging and intellectually stimulating study of the subjects and disciplines associated with career opportunities across a broad range of areas, such as financial services, accounting, consultancy, business and management.

You will graduate with an in-depth knowledge of the core finance principles with a practical understanding of how theory informs professional practice, in preparation for a career in the wholesale financial services sector. Whether you want to work in commercial banking doing credit analysis or compliance, be part of a consulting team advising clients on risk management or work in the public sector dealing with contract analysis and acquisitions, there are a diverse range of options in this exciting and dynamic industry.

If you complete this course as a Higher Level Apprentice, it will enable you to apply your knowledge and skills in a real life organisational setting. The programme will enhance your employability and career prospects by building your confidence in a business environment, providing you with tangible experience and allowing you to network and showcase your skills to potential employers.

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University information

Ulster University

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  • Campus address

    Ulster University, Cromore Road, Coleraine, Northern Ireland, BT52 1SA, Northern Ireland

Renowned for its warm welcome, Ulster recruits international students from over 100 countries across the globe and has over 200,000 alumni worldwide.
Ulster delivers a world-class UK university experience with the added benefit of being one of the UK's most affordable locations.
An international student experience team delivers a bespoke orientation programme and offers pastoral support to international students during their studies.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    30th out of 103 6

    30th out of 84 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 220
    125 57%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    82 82%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.17 83%


  • Entry standards

    / Max 200
    129 63%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    64 64%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.14 83%



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