Entry requirements

The finance programmes are challenging technical courses. To succeed on these courses you will need strong mathematics and statistics or econometrics ability, this could be demonstrated by a high 2.1 or 1st achieved in a relevant subject at Undergraduate level.

Months of entry


Course content

The Financial Times ranks our MSc in Finance 13th in the world and third in the UK (Masters in Finance Pre-experience Ranking 2018)

Join us to gain a deep theoretical and conceptual knowledge of finance and quantitative skills which will prepare you for a range of careers in the financial sector.

WBS benefits from excellent links to key financial institutions and employers and this course has benefited from recommendations following consultation with the Bank of England, Goldman Sachs, Merrill Lynch, and many of our alumni.

Find out more about our Msc Finance course here.

Information for international students

If English is not your first language, you will be required to take an IELTS test or its equivalent and obtain a minimum score of 7.0 (for TOEFL IBT we require a score of at least 100).

Fees and funding

Visit our fees and funding page to find out more.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • Further details of qualification

    Six core modules plus two from the specialism, two elective modules and a 6000 word dissertation.

Course contact details

Masters Recruitment Team
+44 (0)24 7615 0333