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. Applications from candidates with relevant experience will be considered on an individual basis.

Months of entry

May

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, 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 by the UK’s leading professional financial organisations, including the Chartered Financial Analysts (CFA) UK, offering recognition towards the IMC Advantage Programme, and The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII), with recognition towards Advanced Diploma level in either the Insurance or Financial Services qualifications framework.

Information for international students

This course requires IELTS of 6.5 overall.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Recruitment and Admissions Office
Email
UKPostgraduate@coventry.ac.uk
Phone
+44(0)24 7765 4321