Taught course

Finance

Institution
University of Worcester · Worcester Business School
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Either a first or second-class Honours Degree or equivalent plus at least 25% of level 6 study of Finance.

Months of entry

September

Course content

With an optional 6-month internship, our one-year full-time Finance MSc offers a highly-specialised and contemporary study of finance.

At Worcester we focus on corporate finance, financial risk management and banking – all set within relevant real-world contexts. You will explore UK money markets as sources of funding; review global investments; evaluate new international market opportunities; consider how to maximise investment returns in a competitive environment and mitigate global risk. You will hone your financial decision-making skills, enabling you to demonstrate your ability to optimise shareholder value, even in complex circumstances such as mergers and hostile takeover.

Your time at university is an important investment in your future career potential and ability to compete for the most desirable graduate jobs. The employment prospects for Worcester graduates are excellent - 93% of our students are in work or further study within six months of graduation and we will work with you throughout your studies to prepare you for your future career.

Information for international students

If English is not your first language, you will be expected to have reached a sufficient standard on admission to the course (e.g. IELTS 6.5, with a minimum of 6.0 in each element).

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

PGDip

full time
9 months

PGCert

full time
6 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions
Email
admissions@worc.ac.uk
Phone
01905 855111