Taught course

Finance

Institution
Coventry University · Faculty of Business and Law
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold a good honours degree 2.2 or above in a relevant academic discipline, such as finance, accounting or economics. Applications from candidates with relevant experience will be considered on an individual basis.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Designed for students who want to work in banking and investment, the Finance MSc can show you how finance impacts business globally.

This course aims to provide you with specialist financial skills and knowledge – everything from derivatives, portfolio theory to risk management, financial modelling and ethical finance. It is designed for people pursuing finance related positions, who want to be able to evaluate the financial impact on businesses in a complex, global environment.

Rated ‘excellent’ by Eduniversal, an annual ranking of business schools in over 150 countries in 2018, Coventry Business School offers industry-standard facilities, including our Trading Floor. Using a range of market-leading software and data packages, such as Bloomberg, Datastream, Fitch-Connect and Thompson Reuters Eikon, you will have the opportunity to practice financial, statistical and econometric analysis, and learn to interpret, evaluate and communicate financial information in real-life business situations.

This course is recognised or accredited by some of the UK’s leading professional financial organisations including the Chartered Financial Analysts (CFA) Society of the UK and The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII).

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

Name
Faculty of Business and Law
Email
reception.fbl@coventry.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 24 7765 4321