Entry requirements

A minimum 2:2 honours degree in a social or physical science, plus 80 points in a maths-based A Level subject Alternatively prior work experience in a related field will be considered in place of a degree at the discretion of the teaching team.

Months of entry

October, September

Course content

MSc Finance provides a framework for consolidating and enhancing your finance and economics skills. You learn from experienced finance specialists to gain advanced knowledge in preparation for practice or further professional training.

Deregulation, globalisation and the effect of the worldwide economic crisis across international stock markets have led to a growing interest in the subject of finance. Professionals in today’s market need to be adept at managing investments of both a financial and economic nature and use sound and informed judgment in order to make crucial decisions.

Lincoln’s MSc Finance offers you the opportunity to explore practice in the context of relevant contemporary theory and research. You go beyond the fundamental theories to study advanced techniques, with a focus on quantitative methods and developing your critical-thinking skills.

Information for international students

The International Office will help you with all aspects of your time with us, from making an application and ensuring that your needs are met during your study, through to graduation at the magnificent Lincoln Cathedral.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Please visit our website for further information on postgraduate fees and funding.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Ricky Botham
01522 835532