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Why choose this course

Our MSc International Financial Management will give you practical knowledge and understanding of rapidly changing financial market conditions, as well as the chance to engage with real business problems.

Thanks to Surrey Business School’s unique research and teaching strengths, we can give you access to a wide array of international content. This includes our knowledge about emerging economies, the Anglo-American and continental European financial markets and more.

This course will make you a well-versed individual capable of progressing to an exciting finance career at a wide range of international companies.

What you will study

Modern international financial management comes with complexity and uncertainty. This course will give you the skills and knowledge to overcome these challenges. You’ll be able to advise others to make better, sometimes greatly rewarding, financial decisions.

Teaching you the skills that finance professionals need to know both now and in the future, this course will grow your knowledge of finance, accounting and international business. You’ll become an independent, reflective learner who is adaptable and highly employable.

You’ll benefit from the mix of different components of the course. This will give you a coherent level of knowledge about the industry, allowing you to excel at job interviews and make an impact in your next career move in finance.

Professional recognition

MSc - Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

Accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

Academic year structure

The taught modules, 'Cases in International Finance' and ‘Ethics in Finance’ are taught from June to July. You will work on your International Finance Project from August to September.

Modules

Modules listed are indicative, reflecting the information available at the time of publication. Please note that modules may be subject to teaching availability, student demand and/or class size caps.

The University operates a credit framework for all taught programmes based on a 15-credit tariff. Modules can be either 15, 30, 45 or 60 credits, and additionally for some masters dissertations, 90 credits.

Year 1 (full-time)

Module Title Status Semester
International Finance Project Compulsory Cross Year
Foundations of Finance: Finance & Investments Compulsory 1
International Business Management Compulsory 1
Principles of Accounting Compulsory 1
Quantitative Methods Compulsory 1
Cases in International Finance Compulsory 2
Derivatives Securities Optional 2
Ethics in Finance Compulsory 2
International Corporate Governance Optional 2
International Finance Compulsory 2
International Financial Reporting Optional 2
International Political Economy Optional 2
International Trade Optional 2
Investment Analysis Optional 2
Risk Management Optional 2
Optional modules for Year 1 (full-time) - FHEQ Level 7

Choose 3 Optional Modules
Cases in International Finance (MANM377), ETHICS IN FINANCE (MANM378) and INTERNATIONAL FINANCE PROJECT (MANM376) take place during the Summer Term

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2:2 UK honours degree in either Accountancy, Banking, Business Administration, Economics, Engineering, Finance, Management, Mathematics or Science, or a recognised equivalent international qualification.

Alternatively, we’ll consider three relevant modules including microeconomics, macroeconomics, accountancy, financial management or similar.

We’ll also consider any degree subject combined with one year of work experience in an accountancy or financial role if you don’t meet these requirements.

Program taught in:
  • English

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Last updated September 19, 2019
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Oct 2020
Duration
1 year
Full-time
Price
19,600 GBP
UK/EU Students: £12,700 Overseas Students: £19,600
Deadline
July 20, 2020
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