Taught course


Imperial College London · Imperial College Business School

Entry requirements

Preferably a First Class Honours degree (or international equivalent) from a recognised university in a highly quantitative subject such as mathematics, engineering, economics, finance or science. We prefer applicants to have undertaken a minimum of one relevant internship.

Months of entry


Course content

Our MSc Finance is a challenging one year programme that prepares recent high calibre graduates and young professionals for a wide range of careers in the highly competitive, yet rewarding, financial services sector. Covering a broad range of topics, this programme not only offers a solid quantitative foundation, but underpins it using the latest research and practical applications.

Over the past 15 years, MSc Finance has developed a reputation as one of the most intellectually rigorous quantitative finance programme in Europe. Our highly-ranked programme was the first in London with both Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI) accreditation and Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) partner programme status.

Information for international students

Students who are not native speakers of English, or were not awarded their degree in a qualifying English speaking country, must demonstrate their proficiency by completing an approved English language qualification (including GCSE English, IELTS or TOEFL) at the required level.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

We offer a range of scholarships for postgraduate students to support you through your studies. Try our scholarships search tool to see what you might be eligible for.

For more information on the Postgraduate Master's Loan scheme and other funding opportunities that are available, please visit our Fees and Funding website.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Emma Smith
+ 44 (0)20 7594 0930