MSc Finance and Investment

Nottingham University Business School

Program Description
EFMD Equis Accredited

MSc Finance and Investment

Nottingham University Business School

The Financial Times ranked this as one of the top Finance Masters programmes in the UK.

You will learn from one of the largest group of finance experts in the UK who have some of the most up to date knowledge and techniques within their fields.

The course is for you if you studied a quantitative subject or management, business studies or economics at undergraduate level.

The course will provide you with a solid foundation in modern finance and investment and will prepare you for a career in investment banking, financial management or further postgraduate study in a related subject.

Students on this course, particulalry, will benefit from the access we provide to Bloomberg Terminals – the world’s most powerful platform for finance professionals who need real-time data.

This course has been accepted into the CFA Institute University Recognition Programme. This status is granted to institutions whose degree programme incorporates at least 70 per cent of the CFA Programme Candidate Body of Knowledge (CBOK), which provides a solid grounding in the CBOK and prepares you well for CFA exams.

Course structure

Please note that the following structure and modules may be subject to change.

Semester one

  • Capital Market Analysis
  • Corporate Finance
  • Quantitative Techniques for Finance
  • Research Methods for Finance and Investment

Semester 2

  • Derivative Investment
  • Fixed Interest Investment

At least one from:

  • Behavioural Economics and Finance
  • Computational Finance
  • Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital
  • Financial Econometrics
  • Financial Reporting
  • Industrial Economics
  • International Finance
  • Monetary and Financial Economics
  • Quantitative Risk Management
  • Risk Management in Financial Institutions

Summer

  • 12,000-15,000 word Finance and Investment dissertation

Admission requirements

2:1 honours degree or equivalent

English requirements

IELTS 6.5 with 6.0 in each element

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated December 16, 2015
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2016
Duration
Duration
12 months
Full time
Price
Price
11,500 GBP
Information
Deadline
Aug. 31, 2016
Start date Sept. 2016
Place
United Kingdom Nottingham, England
Application deadline Aug. 31, 2016
End date Sept. 16, 2017
Duration 12 months
Price 11,500 GBP
for UK/EU. £20,500 for overseas students