Corporate Finance

Loughborough University School of Business and Economics

Program Description

Corporate Finance

Loughborough University School of Business and Economics

This is an applied programme that provides students with knowledge and skills to work in corporate finance roles. It combines rigorous academic content with practical application.

Corporate finance encompasses diverse topics such as mergers and acquisitions, issuing capital, cash management, corporate payout policy, managing foreign exchange exposure and executive compensation.

This degree is aimed at candidates who wish to prepare for a career in the treasury department of a large company or for the corporate finance team of an investment bank.

It would also prepare students for a management consultancy role with a finance focus or an advisory role with an accounting or professional services company.

Entry Requirements

Minimum upper second class honours degree (2:1) from a UK university or equivalent overseas qualification recognised by Loughborough University in one of the following:

  • Business, Accounting or a related subject
  • A Quantitative subject (such as Maths, Physics, Engineering, Computing or Economics)
  • A minor or major in Finance Clear evidence of quantitative ability is required regardless of degree background. This should be demonstrated through the study of mathematics, statistics, accounting, finance or economics modules during your first degree or a high score in the GMAT or GRE test.

Applications will also be considered from those who do not meet the previous criteria but have either:

i) an appropriate professional qualification in Accounting or Finance or ii) more than one year of relevant work experience if they have at least a lower second class honours degree (2:2).

English language requirement for international students

IELTS: overall 6.5 with minimum 6.0 in each component

The School will accept lower IELTS scores if you undertake the University's pre-sessional English course.

  • 5-week course: IELTS score of 6.5 with at least 5.5 in each component
  • 10-week course: IELTS score of 6.0 with at least 5.5 in each component
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated June 22, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Oct. 3, 2016
Duration
Duration
1 year
Full time
Price
Price
11,000 GBP
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Deadline
Start date Oct. 3, 2016
Place
United Kingdom Loughborough, England
Application deadline Request Info
ongoing
End date Request Info
Duration 1 year
Price 11,000 GBP
for UK/EU; 18,250 GBP for international