Global Banking School
Date: 4th Oct 2016
The first cohort of students have started a Master's degree in Global Investment and Finance with Buckinghamshire New University and Global Banking School in Canary Wharf, London.
The course is taught in class and online, aimed at students seeking careers in investment banking, private equity, and hedge funds, with applications also now being accepted for January and May. The qualification is taught by industry professionals, with opportunities for internships in investment banks, private equity and hedge funds organisations.
Richard Bingley, Director of Bucks Business School at Bucks New University, said: "We are delighted to be working in partnership with the Global Banking School to secure such an exciting and rewarding teaching and career path for tomorrow's generation of wealth creators and investment managers.
"The UK is the largest exporter of banking and financial services, providing more than one million jobs, and London is regularly ranked as the number-one city to do business.
"This new partnership and dynamic industry-facing course offerings will deliver a combination of high-end employability prospects and cutting-edge industry teaching for our students."
Global Banking School has already built up a significant reputation around the global investment banking world through its corporate training activities. It has over 4,000 clients and alumni in the investment world and is ideally positioned to listen to the sectors feedback about graduate entrants to the industry or move to front office roles.
The new qualification has been designed to respond to the needs of Global Banking School's corporate clients.
The employment-focused programme enables students seeking careers in investment banking, private equity and hedge funds to gain the applied skills needed for their careers.
For information on the course go to www.globalbanking.ac.uk.
Picture caption: Sean Mackney, Pro Vice-Chancellor Education at Bucks New University with Dr Vishwajeet Rana, Chief Executive of Global Banking School, in Canary Wharf.