Institute of Banking


Course Name Banking
Course Provider Institute of Banking
Course Code 93817 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University College Dublin Level 9 NFQ
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major University College Dublin Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Programme commencement February 2019
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Duration 24 months (part-time).


Postgraduate courses are lecture-based and delivered on a part-time basis. Students can register for a maximum of two modules per semester. Each 10 ECTS module comprises of up to 30 delivery hours per semester.
Course Fee For further information on fees please see the application guidelines for this programme in the 'link to course fee' below.

Professional body membership

You must be a current member of the Institute of Banking, or become a member, to register for this programme.

Membership is currently €40 per calendar year.
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Entry Requirements The minimum entry requirements for the programme are:

- Honours degree (second class honours grade 2 award or higher) in business or a related discipline (e.g.) accounting, finance or economics and at least three years' relevant work experience in banking or financial services.


- Those who do not hold a degree, but have exceptional middle or senior management experience are eligible to apply and will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Course Content

Expand+Who is this programme for?

The MSc in Banking was introduced specifically to support the development of individuals in leadership positions, or who aspire to leadership roles.

It exposes students to contemporary issues in ethics and corporate g...

Subjects Taught

•Ethics and Corporate Governance (NFQ Level 9, 10 ECTS)

•Risk Management in Financial Institutions (NFQ Level 9, 10 ECTS)

•Corporate Finance (NFQ Level 9, 10 ECTS)

•Asset Management (NFQ Level 9, 10 ECTS)

•Strategy and Innovat...

Assessment Method Assessment is a combination of continuous assessment and written exams.

The pass mark is 40% in all modules in line with UCD academic policy.
Further Enquiries Address: IFSC, 1 North Wall Quay, Dublin 1, Ireland
Phone: +353 (0)1 6116500
Fax: +353 (0)1 6116565
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