Taught course

Finance

Institution
University of Southampton · School of Management
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Minimum upper second-class degree from a UK university, or equivalent overseas/professional qualification; applications assessed on individual merit.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme has been designed to provide a solid foundation in Finance and Empirical Finance. The course fully integrates theory and practise and provides the opportunity to take a number of specialist modules to focus learning on a particular area of finance. Companies are looking for a combination of high-level interpersonal skills, in-depth knowledge and analytical skills to enable them to succeed in a rapidly changing and highly complex environment and this programme has been designed with those expectations in mind.

This one-year programme offers finance graduates the ability to further develop their skills, especially in quantitative analysis, to become highly numerate graduates with excellent analytical skills. Teamwork is a key component, with several modules requiring students to undertake group-work assignments.

Modules: Introduction to Finance; Introduction to Portfolio Management and Exchange-traded Derivatives; Quantitative Finance; Advanced Corporate Finance; Advanced Time Series Modelling; International Finance; Behavioural Finance; Stock Market Analysis; Management of Financial Risk; Derivative Securities Analysis; Fixed Income Securities Analysis.

For further information, please visit our website.

Information for international students

www.southampton.ac.uk/international/

Fees and funding

www.southampton.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/

www.southampton.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/pgfundbyschool.html

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Business and Law
Email
Pgapply.FBL@soton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)23 8059 4393