The Bangor Business School aims to build on our long-established expertise in the area of postgraduate training in banking and finance by offering a one-year MBA Banking and Finance, which aims to develop participants’ academic and managerial skills in these areas. An important objective is to provide relevant analytical training to familiarise participants with the latest strategic, managerial and industrial developments in the financial services industry.

The MBA in Banking and Finance course provides a coherent analytical framework for the study of banking and financial developments from a management perspective. The emphasis throughout the programme is on the application of contemporary, financial, managerial and strategic developments that affect real world decision-making in the global financial industry.

Programme Structure
  • Organisations and People (15 Credits)
  • Investment Strategy & Portfolio Management (15 Credits)
  • International Strategic Management (15 Credits)
  • Management Research (15 Credits)
  • Bank Financial Management (15 Credits)
  • International Banking (15 Credits)
  • Merger and Acquisition (15 Credits)
  • International Financial Management (15 Credits)
  • Applied Business Projects (60 credits)
    • Business Planning
    • E-Business and Value Chain
    • International Business
    • Issues in Financial Stability 

The average lecturer/student ratio is 1 : 100 (lecture)
The average lecturer/student ratio is 1 : 40 (tutorial)

Admission Requirements

All applicants must be of age 21 and above and possess one of the following:

At least a Lower Second Class Honours degree or higher
Overseas degree level qualification and grade
MDIS Graduate Diploma in Business and Finance
Mature Candidates of minimum 30 years old with 8 years of working experience

English Language Requirements

Applicants are required to meet one of the following requirements:

IELTS 6.0 (with no element below 5.5)
TOEFL internet based test (IBT) 75 (Listening 17, Reading 18, Speaking 20, Writing 18)
Pearson PTE 56 (no element lower than 51)
Cambridge English Test Advanced – 169 (no element below 162)
MDIS Professional Certificate in English (PCIE)
Pass MDIS English Placement Test
Letter from College/University clearly stating the Medium of Instruction of the highest qualification to be English

Dates & Fees

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Contact Details

MDIS Campus
501 Stirling Road
Singapore 148951

Tel: +65 6247 9111