MSc Global Finance

Course overview

Study level: Postgraduate

Learn the knowledge and professional skills to develop a career in investment banking, portfolio management, corporate finance or risk management.

Explore the environment of the finance sector, helping you to build the skills you need to work strategically within it. Our Global Finance MSc addresses the needs of individuals looking to pursue a career in global finance or to further their knowledge of global financial markets.

  • Deepen your knowledge, understanding and application in ethics, quantitative and research methods, economics, financial reports and reporting, global financial markets, valuation of financial securities, and portfolio management.
  • Explore the core business, financial disciplines and methods of working in the financial sector, and learn how to apply these in practical contexts.
  • Develop powers of analysis, strategic approaches and communication skills to meet various analytical and decision-making challenges of the rapidly changing financial services industry.
  • Apply to study our Global Finance MSc with Extended Professional Practice route, an 18-month option aimed at individuals who are looking to attain a deeper understanding of business in a very practical way. This is great opportunity for students to spend twenty-two weeks at one (or more) work setting(s) in the form of an internship* with a host organisation.
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  • Quantitative and Research Methods - 15 credits
  • Financial Reporting and Analysis - 15 credits
  • Economics for Financial Markets - 15 credits
  • Global Financial Market and Ethics - 15 credits
  • Valuation of Equity and Fixed Income - 15 credits
  • Corporate Finance - 15 credits
  • Portfolio Management - 15 credits
  • Derivatives and Alternative Investment - 15 credits
  • Final Project - 60 credits
  • £20,050 Per Year

    International student tuition fee

    1 Year


    Sep 2024

    Start Month

    Aug 2024

    Application Deadline

    Upcoming Intakes

    • September 2024
    • September 2025

    Mode of Study

    • Full Time