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Portrait of young Brazilian student with backpack carrying books in college.

Flexible learning for a global community

Become part of our worldwide community of students, alumni and thought leaders across over 130 countries.  

You’ll learn from experts – using the latest innovative learning tools and resources – when you study online full or part time with The London Institute of Banking & Finance.

You’ll also be supported to reach your full potential and gain practical skills, so that you can achieve success at every stage of your career.

1.5 million students

Join a community of over 1.5 million who have excelled through our degree programmes, professional qualifications and accredited online courses. 

130 countries

Connect with a global network of students, alumni and experts across more than 130 countries. 

30,000 members

 You‘ll get free LIBF professional membership while you study with us and the option to continue your membership after you graduate. 

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When you study with us, you become part of our vibrant student community. You’ll: 

  • be supported by experts, enjoy informative online learning and seminars, and build practical skills and knowledge 

  • be part of a global community of students who are also learning with us online 

  • gain free LIBF membership while you study – and enjoy access to an international network of business leaders 

  • benefit from student discounts like Amazon Prime Student, Unidays, ISIC and Student Beans 

  • be able to visit in person and meet fellow students at our London campus.

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As one of our LIBF alumni, you’ll join the alumni community and gain access to: 

  • LIBF's Online Career Centre – our alumni network that enables you to make valuable connections and use online resources to help you continue to succeed 

  • innovative and inspiring online events, webinars, podcasts and industry-led talks 

  • volunteer opportunities with world-changing organisations 

  • continued support, career advice and professional development opportunities 

  • discounts on future courses and access to career services.

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If you remain a Member of LIBF after your studies, you’ll continue to enjoy learning opportunities and be able to build your credentials to continually advance your career. 

At every stage of your career, you’ll be able to choose the membership category that meets your needs and reflects your skills and experience:

  • Member of The London Institute of Banking & Finance (MLIBF) – early career/specialists 

  • Associate of The London Institute of Banking & Finance (ALIBF) – mid-career 

  • As you progress further, you can work towards achieving chartered status – a globally recognised mark of distinction. 

Any questions?

If you have any queries about how to apply, our courses, or anything else, please ask for help.

Darren Parkin

Study Adviser

Our office is open Monday to Friday from 9am to 3pm, UK time.