Taught course

Finance (Financial Sector Management)

SOAS University of London · Centre for Financial and Management Studies

Entry requirements

You should have a recognised UK Bachelor's degree, or international equivalent, in finance, economics or another appropriate discipline. Qualifications in other subjects will be assessed on their merits. Your application may be considered if you have previous education and experience, equivalent to a degree-level qualification, which includes suitable preliminary training.

Months of entry

January, April, June, October

Course content

Our MSc Finance (Financial Sector Management) programme has been designed to help you advance your career in management within banks and other financial firms. By studying this programme, you will gain a deeper understanding of the principles, applications and context underlying decision making in financial sector management. As well as learning the scientific discipline and methodologies of finance, you will also discover the way financial markets and institutions actually work in a variety of contexts. Why study MSc Finance (Financial Sector Management) at SOAS

  • ranked 5th in UK for graduate employability (Guardian League Tables 2021)
  • learn from world-class financial experts
  • develop an excellent understanding of the key issues shaping international business strategy in a global financial environment
  • our teaching offers you exceptional insights into financial institutions and markets around the world, with particular focus on emerging markets in Africa, Asia and the Middle East.
  • you will be joining our community of alumni working in 160 countries in sectors including finance, government, industry and international organisations.

Information for international students

For details, including English language requirements, please see SOAS website

Fees and funding

For details of postgraduate fees, please see SOAS website

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24-60 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    24-60 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification
    24-60 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

CeFims Admissions
+44 (0)20 3510 6974