2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent (eg, a GPA of 3.0 or above) in economics, finance, engineering, physics, or another highly mathematical discipline.
International students with academic qualifications below those required should contact our partner institution, Glasgow International College, who offer a range of pre-Masters courses.
Months of entry
This programme will look at the economic and financial determinants of financial risk including market risk and some elements of liquidity and counterpart risk. You will learn how to take advantage of the opportunities inherent to financial risk.
- You will learn about the determination of interest rates in bind markets, about risk management, bank regulation and the preventive role of financial regulation.
- You will learn from internationally published academics in financial economics, many of whom have worked as research collaborators or consultants with the IMF, World Bank, numerous central banks and HM Treasury.
- The University of Glasgow Adam Smith Business School celebrates the legacy of Adam Smith by developing enlightened, enterprising and engaged graduates and internationally-recognised research with real social impact.
Information for international students
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Further details of qualification
This Masters programme will look at the economic and financial determinants of financial risk, the individual and collective actions that can mitigate their negative impact and how to take advantage of the opportunities inherent to financial risk.
Course contact details
- Adam Smith Business School