A second class honours degree (2:2) or above. Applications from candidates with equivalent degree and relevant experience will be considered on an individual basis. Work experience is desirable but not essential.
Months of entry
This programme is aimed at students with a strong interest in financial trading in integrated financial markets. You will focus on trading and the behaviour of global financial markets through the use of an on campus simulated trading floor, which provides practical exposure and hands-on experience in the art of trading. In addition, you will gain career ready business skills sought after by employers’, including teamwork, communication, presentation and leadership skills.
Why choose this programme?
By successfully completing this programme you will have the benefit of gaining a Masters qualification, alongside preparing for the Financial Information Associate (FICD) Certificate, recognised by the world’s leading financial information companies.
- Ethics and Quantitative Methods
- Understanding Financial Reporting and Analysis
- Trading Economics
- Global Financial Markets
- Valuation of Equity and Fixed Income
- Stochastic Finance
- Computational and Algorithmic Trading
- Empirical Finance and Accounting Research Methods
- Financial Derivatives Trading
- Consulting Project
- Entrepreneurship Project
Students will emerge from this course with well-developed powers of analysis, clear perspectives on strategy and strategic thinking, and highly effective communication and research skills. All of which are demanded by employers in private, public, and third sector organisations around the world.
Fees and funding
Coventry University London Campus is delighted to have recently launched a number worth of scholarships to UK and International students holding an offer of study for October 2016, January 2017 and April 2017 entry. You can find out more about our Scholarships by viewing our website.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Student Recruitment