The University of Edinburgh maintains good relationships with a number of professional bodies and for this particular programme the main professional body is the Chartered Banker Institute. There will be several visiting speakers each semester from within the banking and finance industry, and there will be the opportunity for students to meet with practitioners to discuss issues related to research or career opportunities.

Chartered Banker Institute

The Chartered Banker Institute (CBI) recognises the equivalence between the CBI Diploma programme and the MSc in Banking Innovation and Risk Analytics.

Chartered Banker

On joining the MSc in Banking Innovation and Risk Analytics programme students are automatically given Student Membership of the Chartered Banker Institute, granting access to exclusive events for professionals working in the banking sector. In addition you will benefit from a subscription to Chartered Banker, the bi-monthly publication issued by the CBI.

On graduating, students are eligible to use the professional designation of Chartered Banker, along with the MCIBS accreditation.

Chartered Banker