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. A wide range of subjects accepted in Business, Economics, Science, Engineering, IT, Management and Marketing, Communication, Education, Political Science and Sociology. Work experience in a related field is not a requirment but can compensate for degree subject/grades. Applications assessed on individual merit.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This popular masters degree provides a firm foundation for a career in the finance sector, whether you choose to go into banking, finance or insurance. It covers the core areas of finance with an emphasis on quantitative and analytic techniques, enabling you to develop the financial analysis, modelling and forecasting skills that employers are looking for.

Compulsory modules: Introduction to Finance; Introduction to Portfolio Management and Exchange-traded Derivatives; Quantitative Finance; Advanced Corporate Finance; Advanced Time Series Modelling

Optional modules: International Finance; Behavioural Finance; Stock Market Analysis; Management of Financial Risk; Derivative Securities Analysis; Fixed Income Securities Analysis

Plus dissertation

Information for international students

http://www.southampton.ac.uk/international/

Fees and funding

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

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