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Aberystwyth University · Aberystwyth Business School

Entry requirements

Entry Requirements 2:2 Bachelors (Honours) degree, or equivalent, in any discipline. Non-graduates will be considered individually based on relevant work experience and/or professional qualifications.

English Language Requirements IELTS 6.0 with minimum 5.5 in each component, or equivalent

Other Requirements Applicants are encouraged to submit an up-to-date CV as part of their application.

Months of entry


Course content

Suitable for applicants with a background in mathematics, finance, economics, banking, statistics or econometrics, this degree will provide you with analytical and practical skills in the areas of corporate finance, investment, international financial markets, and financial institutions.

At Aberystwyth Business School, you will learn about established and emergent financial markets, be provided with the latest thinking and research insight on contemporary issues such as risk management, ethical standards in banking, international financial regulation, advances in corporate finance, modern portfolio management and innovations in intermediation.

From equities, bonds and other fixed income instruments to futures and options, from mergers and acquisitions to real options, this degree will provide the essential skills and knowledge needed to pursue an exciting future professional career in financial services, or financial management in a wide range of other sectors.

This industry perpetually seeks technically competent higher degree graduates to evolve and modernise their business environment.

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

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Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

+44 (0)1970 622270