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Providing cutting edge and innovative learning for the global financial services sector

Executive Education

Bangor Business School at Bangor University is a leading teaching and research focused business school offering cutting edge and innovative Executive MBA Education to the global financial services sector. 

Discover a range of innovative distance learning programmes designed to aid the professional development of company leaders and managers.

Enabling you to participate in a world-class executive education experience with the flexibility of studying remotely to fit around work commitments. Engage with globally renowned faculty and industry experts and network online with your peers.

Executive Education Programmes

Chartered Banker MBA

A unique dual qualification of an MBA and Chartered Banker Designation - the highest professional award available to bankers worldwide.

‘Chartered Banker’ status is awarded by the Chartered Banker Institute, a global professional education body for bankers and the only banking institute in the World which can confer this designation.

Financial Crime & Compliance MBA

A ground-breaking new qualification allows you to gain an MBA together with the professional designation of Financial Intelligence Specialist (FIS).

Awarded in partnership with ManchesterCF, global providers of financial intelligence training, the Financial Intelligence Specialist (FIS) designation sets a new standard in the world of financial intelligence.

Programme Brochures

Chartered Banker MBA

Please click on the link below to download a PDF Version of the CBMBA Brochure:

CBMBA Brochure (PDF)

Financial Crime & Compliance MBA

Please click on the link below to download a PDF Version of the FCCMBA Brochure:

FCCMBA Brochure (PDF)

How To Apply

Applications are invited for the Autumn 2022 semester for the Chartered Banker MBA, Financial Crime & Compliance MBA and the Postgraduate Certificate in Bank Management & Technology (CertBMT).

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If you would like your eligibility confirming prior to applying, please email supporting documents such as a cv and if you have transcripts of professional or postgraduate programmes of studies undertaken, this is helpful. Please note that the admissions team will advise you on what information is required to support your application, so obtaining transcripts for previous study should not delay your application.

Once enrolled onto the programme, students have 3 months of their first semester to provide certified copies of their certificates.

Need Help?

For an update on your application or for assistance with completing your form, please contact the admissions team on

Student Testimonials

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Nigel Holness

"The Programme has been a great experience and the choice is not regretted, as it exceeded the expectations and surpassed the value of the capital invested.  The programme is cutting edge and most relevant for today's fast-changing world, taking participants into the future."

Managing Director of CIBC First Caribbean International Bank Jamaica

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Sisily Johnson

"I thoroughly enjoyed Bangor University’s Programme. From admission to graduation, the professionalism and support consistently exhibited by the University made the journey a memorable one.

Without the slightest hesitation, I highly recommend the programme to anyone seeking to further develop their knowledgebase and enhance their critical thinking ability. Innovative, Stimulating and Relevant.”

AVP, Deputy Head of Client Register, Tax & Reporting, Pictet Bank & Trust Limited, Bahamas

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Isa Danjuma Osori

"Having worked for over 17 years in the Banking industry, I must say that I found this program to be extremely rich in content. The insight I have gained through interactive and practical case study sessions, as well as the opportunity to learn from very experienced and diverse experts in the field, are undoubtedly invaluable. I strongly recommend this program to anyone who wants to build a career in the Banking industry."

Deputy Manager, Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation

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Denise Subaran

"The Programme has added significantly to my growth, knowledge and experience in the financial services industry. During my studies I was able to have a great balance between work and school. I was guided and taught by experienced professionals who ensured there was a full grasp of each module via Live, Pre- recorded and revision sessions. The Bangor team was very responsive and helpful throughout the programme and ensured relevant notifications were disseminated timely."

Team Lead- Restructure Project, JN Bank

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Apostolos Savvas

“Studying for the Chartered Banker MBA Programme was more than an amazing experience. It provides you with top quality professors, subject matter experts, access to unlimited academic resources and coverage of themes that are uniquely combined worldwide.”

Senior Project Manager, Tesco Bank

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Chorvelle Johnson

“The CBMBA programme provided me with the tools to succeed and provided me with the knowledge to adapt to the ever-changing global banking space.”

Chief Executive Officer, Sagicor, Jamaica

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Valarie Bauckham

“I found the CBMBA programme particularly beneficial, I learnt about topics pertinent to every organisation – such as marketing, HR, strategy, research methods – providing a holistic view of business.”

Global Business Partner, Chartered Banker Institute

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Linda Wayoe

"The CBMBA programme not only enhanced my knowledge which is directly relevant to my role and beyond, but also got the opportunity to network with fellow seasoned financial services professionals globally.”

Bank Manager, Metro Bank, England

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Jonelle Gardiner

"The CBMBA programme was balanced, relevant and comprehensive.  It challenged me to grow as a Financial Services Professional and has enhanced my knowledge of the industry. "

Compliance Analyst, CG Atlantic Group, Bahamas

Executive Education News

Contact Us

Contact the Executive Education team with any questions you may have before you get started:


+44 (0) 1248 38 38 00



Executive Education, Bangor Business School, Bangor University, Bangor, Gwynedd, UK, LL57 2DG

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