Taught course

Finance and Investment

Institution
University of Hull · Business School
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

The programme is a specialist MSc, which requires prior study in the subject area. You will have a good honours degree or equivalent, one academic reference and a good command of English. International students - For international students, an IELTS score of 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills) or equivalent, such as Pearson PTE, is also required.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our MSc will help you become a technically competent financial practitioner, able to understand and, where necessary, challenge the principles on which financial firms and markets operate.

This specialist programme is distinctive in its focus on finance and investment, with content including portfolio and fund management, treasury functions and financial investment and with an emphasis on financial instruments and markets. You will gain technical capabilities in particular quantitative skills, increasingly important for a career in finance or investment.

This distinctive programme imparts an appreciation and understanding of the risks presented by the financial and investment decision making of firms, as well as an understanding of the important role that financial markets and investors play in corporate governance. It includes a discussion of socially responsible investment.

Information for international students

Competence in English language is required, as evidenced by IELTS 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in each skill) or equivalent, or previous study in English. Candidates who do not meet the language requirements may take an English course at the University prior to entering their programme. Please see http://www2.hull.ac.uk/fass/modern-languages/efl.aspx

Fees and funding

UK students
8100
International students
14800

Departmental scholarships and bursaries may be available. Please contact the department directly for more details. For information on fees and funding please go to www.hull.ac.uk/money/

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Office
Email
pgstudy@hull.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1482 466850