MSc Investment Banking and Islamic Finance at University of Reading

The MSc in Investment Banking and Islamic Finance by The University of Reading is offered in delivery methods, 12 months of which 3 will be spent at INCEIF in Kuala Lumpur or 9 months at Reading which includes a research project. The MSc is jointly taught between INCEIF, internationally recognised Islamic finance institution, and University of Reading. Exemptions for the Chartered Islamic Finance Professional qualification will be awarded to all student who successfully pass the MSc.

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Course Content
Students will have to complete all core modules, regardless of whether they spend 9 months in Reading or 12 months in total with 3 months in Kuala Lumpur. These modules have been designed to provide an understanding of both conventional and Islamic finance. If students choose to spend 3 months in Malaysia, they will have to study Islamic Economics and Wealth Planning and Management in Malaysia with INCEIF.Core Modules: Financial Markets- Securities,futures and options- Fixed Income and Equity Investments The Principles of Islamic Commercial Jurisprudence and the Nominate Contracts -Introductory Quantitative Methods for Finance Modules in Reading:- Corporate Finance -Design, Implementation and Risk Aspects of Islamic Financial Products and Services -The Financial Analysis of Islamic Financial Institutions- Islamic Capital Markets Elective Modules in Reading:- Essentials of Financial Engineering - Fixed Income Cash and Derivative Markets - Real Estate Finance -Topics in Financial Regulation - Commodity Derivatives - Corporate Governance and Accountability -Topics in Financial Regulation - Behavioural Finance Modules in Kuala Lumpur:-Islamic Economic- Wealth Planning and Management
Entry Requirements
Below are the minimum educational and English language entry requirements: UK equivalent second upper class in an discipline - A score of 100 with a minimum of 20 for Listening, Writing and Reading and a 21 score in Speaking for the Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL);OR - A score of 6.5 for the British Council International English Language Test (IELTS)
UK & Malaysia - £22,250 UK Only - £21,250
Full Time / Part Time
Full Time
1 year
Last Update: 20 February 2016