Applicants for this MSc must have a first degree in business/economics, containing substantial components of finance. Students with an outstanding first degree in a quantitative subjects will be considered.
Months of entry
The degree provides a full-time course for those seeking positions in Finance and Investment. The programme is based around the three main classes of capital investment activity - equity markets, fixed interest markets, and derivative markets.
Participants in the MSc Finance and Investment programme can also use the dissertation component to concentrate in-depth on a Finance and Investment topic according to individual interests and career requirements.
The MSc Finance and Investment degree is intended to enable students to:
- develop knowledge and skills in fundamental management disciplines, while also including specialist modules in specific areas of Finance
- examine and assess different aspects of the financial environment and provide insights into the operation of Finance and financial services
be capable of a critical evaluation of the core business / finance disciplines
have a structured programme that allows students to focus upon advanced developments in Finance and Investment to meet their specific interests and career aspirations
have opportunities in a variety of careers such as accountancy, auditing, business development, financial advice, investment management, marketing, mergers and acquisitions, procurement, research, risk assurance, tax consultancy and trading
enhance lifelong learning skills and personal development to contribute to society at large.
Qualification and course duration
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