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 You must also have achieved a good standard in mathematics, economics, and statistics/econometrics at undergraduate level.

Corporate Finance, Investment Management

Months of entry


Course content

The Financial Times ranks this course as the UK’s second top pure finance course, and in the world's top 16

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 and course duration


full time
12 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations80
Written coursework / continuous assessment20
Dissertation (6000 words)

Course contact details

Masters Recruitment Team
+44 (0)24 7615 0333