Entry requirements

A UK undergraduate degree (2.2) with quantitative analysis and at least intermediate-level study of Economics and/or Finance or a recognised equivalent qualification from the UK or abroad. Experience of working in a relevant economics or finance occupation that demonstrates the equivalent knowledge and skills through employment and training. These candidates will be considered on an individual basis and be required to provide a written CV demonstrating that they meet the requirements for admission.

Months of entry


Course content

This course will provide you with a robust understanding of financial economics, financial market behaviour and financial market participants such as investment banks. You will also learn how to assess investment opportunities, understand the economic fundamentals underlying financial markets and evaluate financial portfolios.

Building upon on your previous undergraduate knowledge, this course will provide you with the theoretical understanding and practical skills to progress your career in a challenging and rewarding role. As part of the course you will gain a rigorous grounding in economic theory and learn to use theoretical insights to evaluate a range of issues in financial economics in an applied manner.

You may be able to add a year’s work placement, making your master’s a two-year course. It’s a great way to put your learning into practice and gain valuable real-world experience to boost your career.

Information for international students

You'll need to meet the minimum English entry requirement for your chosen course to qualify to study here at NTU. The requirements for all our courses are listed on our English language pages - https://www.ntu.ac.uk/study-and-courses/international/entry-requirements/english-language-requirements

Fees and funding

Bursaries and funding are available after acceptance onto the course.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Nottingham Business School
+44 (0) 115 848 4460