The degree is targeted at high quality undergraduate students who have obtained at least a 2.1 degree in Economics or Finance or a degree with a substantial Mathematical quantitative component, such as Mathematics or Statistics, Engineering or Physics. Applicants must have a recognised primary degree which is considered equivalent to Irish university primary degree level.
Months of entry
The MA Finance is structured to provide a diverse and challenging education. Covering Derivatives, Investment and Risk Management, this programme opens up a diverse set of career opportunities both within and outside the financial sector. The emphasis is on ‘education’ with graduates encouraged to think for themselves and become proficient in problem solving. Successful graduates attain economic, quantitative and communication skills that are highly sought by employers in the public and private sectors.
Information for international students
Minimum English language requirements: please visit Maynooth University International Office website for information about English language tests accepted and required scores. The requirements specified are applicable for both EU and non-EU applicants. Maynooth University's TOEFL code is 8850
Fees and funding
For funding and scholarship opportunities see here: Fees, funding & scholarships
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting