Financial Services

Institute of Banking


Course Name Financial Services
Course Provider Institute of Banking
Course Code 99287 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info.. Special Purpose University College Dublin Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment This programme enrols three times a year.
Next intake: Autumn Trimester (2022/2023 academic year).
Open in August 2022.
Application Date

Expand+L7 and L8 Key Dates
Autumn Trimester
September 2021 – January 2022
Closing date for applications* 13/09/2021

Spring Trimester
January 2022 – May 2022
Closing date for applications* 28/01/2022

Summer Trimester
June 2022 – September 2...

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Duration 1-2 trimesters
Delivery: Online.
Course Fee Fees
• Customer Experience Management €495
• Principles and Practice of Banking €595
• Principles of Credit Risk €495
Entry Requirements

Expand+a) Individuals seeking admission to the Professional Diploma in Financial Services will have at least 3 years’ experience in a Retail Banking role, have completed a 30 ECTS Special Purpose Award/s at Level 7 NFQ e.g. Professional Diploma in Financi...


When you successfully complete this programme you will be awarded a Professional Diploma in Financial Services from UCD.

This is a level 8 qualification on the National Framework of Qualifications.

You will also be able to apply for the ...

Course Content

At a glance
The Professional Diploma in Financial Services programme is aimed at everyone working in banking, including those who work in or aspire to work in roles with management responsibilities. It broadens and deepens your knowledge o...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Modules and learning outcomes
Principles and Practice of Banking
(NFQ Level 8, 10 ECTS)
On completion of this module, students will be expected to be able to:
• Apply their understanding of theories and core principles underpinning banking in ...

Assessment Method Modules are assessed through a combination of continuous assessment and end of trimester written exams.
Number of Credits 20
Further Enquiries For more information please contact

Institute of Banking
Phone: +353 (0)1 6116500
Fax: +353 (0)1 6116565
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