Taught course

Finance (Economics and Finance)

Durham University · Durham Business School

Entry requirements

A UK first or 2.1 undergraduate degree, or equivalent.

Months of entry


Course content

Our MSc Finance programmes will provide you with the advanced analytical and technical skills that are highly sought after by global employers and, if you wish to continue your studies, by world-leading PhD programmes.

Our MSc programmes have partnership status with the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute (CFA). The CFA is the world’s premier association for investment professionals and the accepted benchmark for technical excellence in financial markets. It guarantees you benefit from a curriculum of the highest standards and enables you to participate in the CFA Global Investment Research Challenge, as well as CFA employer network events and scholarships.

Core modules:

• Advanced Financial Theory

• Advanced Macroeconomics

• Advanced Microeconomics

• Corporate Finance

• Econometrics

• Econometric Methods and Financial Modelling and Business Forecasting.

Fees and funding

UK students
£14,500.00 per year
International students
£26,500.00 per year


Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Durham Business School