Taught course

Management (International Business and Finance)

Institution
University of Reading · Henley Business School
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Normally a good first or second class honours degree (or equivalent from a university outside the UK), with a strong quantitative element.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This master's programme examines key issues from both business and economic perspectives, including how multinational corporations leverage financial markets when seeking to exploit international business opportunities, the management challenges presented, and the relevance of these to financial and capital markets.

Students taking the MSc Management (International Business and Finance) will gain an in-depth understanding of the international business environment and its competitive and investment climate, and the interrelationships between finance and the global economy. Using frameworks and methodologies, students will also investigate the interaction between firm strategies, economic policies and the changing international environment.

This course is run jointly with Henley Business School’s International Capital Market Association (ICMA) Centre.

Sample modules

International strategic management

Introductory quantitative methods for finance

Financial markets

Fixed income and equity investments

Securities, futures and options

Careers

Graduates of the MSc International Business and Finance follow a variety of career paths upon graduation. These include roles in finance or general management, working for a range of employers such as large corporations or multinational enterprises, financial institutions, banks, securities companies or government agencies. Our graduates tell us that the programme gives them the key skills and knowledge required to build a career in finance in multinational enterprises, financial institutions or government agencies.

Information for international students

IELTS: 7.0 overall with no element less than 6.0 (or equivalent).

Fees and funding

UK students
£16,500
International students
£23,750

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Global Recruitment Team
Email
student.recruitment@reading.ac.uk