Taught course

Finance (with or without placement)

ARU (Anglia Ruskin University) · Faculty of Business and Law

Entry requirements

A first degree of 2:2 or above plus relevant experience.

You'll need a computer and reliable internet access to successfully engage with your course. Before starting a course, we recommend that you check our technical requirements for online learning.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Prepare to take your career in business management and finance to the next level with our MBA in Finance on our Chelmsford campus.

You want a rigorous grounding in management, strategy and leadership, but also international finance and investment. Our MBA Finance gives you this.

Taking real-world challenges as our starting point, there's a strong focus on practical, hands-on learning, including the option to take a placement in industry.

As a postgraduate student at ARU, you’ll experience an exciting mix of business strategy alongside in-depth finance modules. You’ll be able to enhance your existing skills and ignite your career – whichever direction you wish to take it in.

Our MBA Finance gives you both theoretical knowledge and hands-on experience in international finance and investment.

You’ll spend time analysing numbers as well as business plans, autonomously and as part of an organisation’s senior leadership team – all the while enhancing your employability.

You’ll also get instant access to our Bloomberg Financial Markets Lab, where you can discover financial trading in a safe, supportive space. Working alongside your peers, you’ll develop analytical and trading skills, conduct financial investment analysis, and make investment decisions.

An MBA is a valuable qualification that’s recognised around the world. Studying MBA Finance at ARU is a great way to develop your career, increase your earning potential and learn more about a subject you love.

Information for international students

If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.5 ( Academic level) or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University.

Fees and funding

UK students
£18,100 (full-time per year)
International students
£18,100 (full-time per year)

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MBA
    full time
    12-16 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Placement option: 21 months (January starts), 24 months (September starts)

Placement year: £1,250

Course contact details

ARU Applicant Enquiries Team
01245 686868