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Financial Services - Online

The Financial Services industry offers a vast array of monetary services and products to individuals and businesses. The industry itself encompasses a broad range of financial institutions that handle the management of money, including banks, insurance companies, credit card companies, consumer finance companies, investment funds, and stock brokerages.

This Postgraduate Diploma gives students an extensive and comprehensive insight into topics related to Financial Services, including the Financial Service System, instruments (products and services), financial markets, financial accounting, and risks posed to Financial Service providers. The postgraduate diploma also includes modules on the wider economy and how the economic environment impacts Financial Service providers globally.

Further modules offered on this course include financial marketing, working in the financial sector, and the future of Financial Services.

Entry requirements

Anyone working in the general business sector in a senior or support role which is likely to require Financial Services Skills.


28 weeks to 2 calendar year depending on individual progress

Careers or further progression

Possible Careers

Career opportunities in Digital Marketing exist in the corporate, public and not for profit sectors, on the client side and on the consultancy side. Graduates of this programme may have Digital Marketing & Social Media, as a main or secondary responsibility while also working in another area such as marketing, promotions, sales, sponsorship, etc. for an organisation. The course takes these possibilities into consideration.

Subjects taught

Please click on "Course Web Page" below to view individual subject material.


Certification is awarded by the Institute of Commercial Management (ICM).

The Institute of Commercial Management was founded in 1979 and is one of the leading Professional Examination and Certification Bodies in the world today.

Fitzwilliam Institute Group, have developed and provided Practical Skills Training Courses in liaison with the Institute of Commercial Management Qualifications and Certifications framework for over 25 years.

Institute of Commercial Management certifications are recognised throughout Europe, the USA, Canada, South Africa and Asia in a total of 140 countries, by leading industries, bodies and professions.

Course fee

EUR 1995.00

All course material is included in the fee. Fees are payable by credit card, debit card, bank draft/transfer, cheque or PayPal. All fees must be paid before the course starts

The Fitzwilliam Institute Group closes on Bank Holidays and for a number of days at Christmas and New Year. The Fitzwilliam Institute Group reserves the right to postpone, cancel or alter courses without notice or to change any of the details in this brochure. Fees are not refundable unless the course is cancelled by the Fitzwilliam Institute Group. Distance Learning courses are provided by the Fitzwilliam Institute Ltd.

Enrolment and start dates

next enrolment date:19 February 2016

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