Taught course


University of Cambridge · Judge Business School

Entry requirements

Applicants for this course should have achieved a UK First class Honours Degree or its international equivalent. Applications are considered in stages as part of a gathered field and the earliest decisions on the applications can be expected in January 2016, with the majority of decisions finalised after all received applications have been considered after the applications deadline of 1 March 2016.

Months of entry


Course content


Combining advanced study and research, this programme is designed for students who wish to extend their knowledge of finance or financial engineering. The programme provides research-led teaching and is particularly suitable for those intending to continue to a PhD. The degree also provides a strong academic background for those aiming for a career in finance.

Fees and funding

Fee Home: GBP12177, EU: GBP12177, Overseas: GBP24309

Qualification and course duration


full time
9 months



If dissertation option is chosen, in place of three of the modules, a thesis of 12,000 words is required, no oral exam.


Assessment across the nine courses will be by written examination, project, or coursework, depending upon the nature of the particular course.


Faculty of Economics and Faculty of Mathematics courses offered on the MPhil in Finance are assessed exclusively by written examination.

Practical Assessment

Presentation features as an assessment component in a number of CJBS modules offered on the MPhil in Finance.

Course contact details

+44 1223 337733