Taught course

Finance and Data Analytics

Institution
University of Essex · Essex Business School
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A good 2.2 honours degree or equivalent

Months of entry

October

Course content

The finance industry has a growing demand for students who can understand finance and statistical modelling specifically in the context of the large and growing data available to financial firms – Big Data. Our course prepares you to work in future finance and financial services with the necessary combination of quantitative, statistical and technical skills appropriate for a world powered by Big Data. As well as core finance modules such as Portfolio Analysis and Empirical Methods, you will also take a number of cutting edge modules including Data Analytics and Trading Global Markets in our specialised trading and computer lab.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Graduate Administrator
Email
pgadmit@essex.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1206 872719