NFQ Level 9, Major Award
The MSc in Finance (Banking and Risk Management) may be taken full-time over one year (12 months) or part-time over 2 years (24 months) from the date of first registration for the programme.
The programme is taken in two parts. Part 1 consists of a combination of examinations and coursework in a set of specified taught modules to the value of 60 credits. Part 2 consists of a dissertation (max. 8,000 words) or an Industry Placement to the value of 30 credits.
Postgraduate Diploma in Finance (Banking and Risk Management)
A Postgraduate Diploma in Finance (Banking and Risk Management) (NFQ Level 9, Major Award) may be awarded to a candidate who achieves the pass standard in Part 1 but does not wish to proceed to Part 2 or does not achieve the pass standard in Part 2.
For information about modules, module choice, options and credit weightings, please go to Programme Requirements.