Student 1 (male): "The student that comes out of Durham, when they go into the business world has a certain reputation that they carry with them, and that is good for us going into the business world because that reputation precedes us in effect."
Narrator: We offer a wide range of specialist MScs which will provide you with the knowledge and skills you require for a successful career in the field of finance.
Durham Business School is in historic Durham City, in the beautiful landscape of North East England.
Student 2 (male): "What I really love about Durham is the history and tradition, the Castle and Cathedral - it is just a beautiful place to study."
Narrator: The School has Equis accreditation and our academic reputation is excellent. We are ranked consistently high in UK and European league tables and all seven of our finance programmes appear in the FT Masters in Finance listing.
Student 3 (male): "The rankings were pretty good; especially in the FT. I went over a few rankings and the Business School was way up high."
Narrator: Our MSc programmes are fully recognised by the Economic and Social Research Council and have CFA recognition through our partnership status with the Institute.
Student 4 (male): "All of our MSc programmes cover around 70% of the CFA curriculum."
Student 3 (male): "The MSc will give you a practical advantage if you want to go for the CFA."
Narrator: You are given the opportunity to put into practice the theory you learn during your programme via our custom-made Stock-Trak Trading simulation platform.
Student 3 (male): "It gives you the whole idea how the trading system works and you can use your strategies and apply what you have learned and make it useful for the real world."
Narrator: We are a research driven business school with academics at the forefront of their research. Research which is reflected in their teaching.
Student 5 (female): "You can even have lunch with them in the cafeteria; they are just really approachable and friendly."
Narrator: Facilities at Durham are excellent and with network access to essential resources, you can work where you want, when you want.
Durham Business School is a truly diverse and multi-cultural working environment, with over 100 nationalities currently studying with us.
All full-time postgraduates belong to one of our colleges which offer a wide range of social activities, facilities for study and excellent support networks.
A Durham qualification is highly regarded by employers and our graduates have an exceptional employment record.
Student 5 (female): "When I finish the Masters in September I am not going back to France but I actually start work in an investment bank in London."
Student 3 (male): "A degree from Durham University is going to be a real plus on my CV."