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Economics and administration is a hybrid field in which professionals are trained in both macro and micro economics. Analysis of history and understanding economic principles, along with knowledge of finance, public policy and business topics arm experts in making short and long term recommendations.

 

Education in the United Kingdom is a devolved matter with each of the countries of the United Kingdom having separate systems under different governments: the UK Government is responsible for England, and the Scottish Government, the Welsh Government and the Northern Ireland Executive are responsible for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, respectively.

Manchester is known for its architecture and has UK’s second largest urban area, 5 times larger than the city itself. There are only three universities, but they have total of 73 thousand students.

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BPP University

In any line of work, you will always remember an exceptional manager. Our MSc Management with Finance programme is ideal for anyone looking to build a successful manageme ... [+]

In any line of work, you will always remember an exceptional manager. Our MSc Management with Finance programme is ideal for anyone looking to build a successful management career. Combined with a specialist knowledge in finance, this course is ideal for graduates or professionals from any field. You can also apply for our 18-month programme, which includes our Professional Development and Practice (P.D.P.) module*. This provides an opportunity to get up to six-months’ work experience while you complete your Master's programme.

The MSc Management with Finance is awarded by B.P.P. University

Key Information Our Master’s programmes bring the dynamic of the workplace into the classroom Tutors combine academic theory with real-world application through industry experience Optional 18-month programme includes the Professional Development and Practice module*, designed to enhance your employability with potential work experience while you complete your Master’s Study at our school in the City of London, with access to workshops, guest speaker events and networking opportunities Specialist modules include Corporate Financial Strategy and Financing Business Initiatives Provides a firm footing to develop skills and specialist knowledge in management and finance Receive professional support to get you ‘career-ready’ on graduation On successful completion of this programme, you will also receive a Chartered Management Institute (CMI) Level 7 Diploma Your masters in management with finance ... [-]
United Kingdom Manchester London
May 2019
Full-time
12 - 18 months
Campus
BPP University

Our MSc Accounting and Finance is a unique programme which has been designed to provide you with the key knowledge and skills to enter a range of different careers, as we ... [+]

Our MSc Accounting and Finance programme is aligned to the Professional level syllabus of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) qualification. You can take ACCA professional level exams during, or after, the programme. You can also apply to the CIMA Master’s Gateway programme, an accelerated route to achieving the CIMA Qualification.

This programme offers the option to join our 18-month programme which includes our Academic and Career Skills (ACS) module, providing you with an opportunity to complete your Master's programme with up to six-months work experience.

The MSc Accounting and Finance degree is awarded by BPP University

Key Information You will be prepared to undertake the ACCA Professional level examinations either during the programme or once you have graduated As the teaching is delivered by a mix of practitioner and academic staff, you will be well-prepared for accountancy or finance as a profession On completion of the programme, you will be able to demonstrate a wide range of new, commercially-valuable professional skills, making you attractive to employers English language support provided as part of the programme if required The optional 18-month programme which includes the Academic and Career Skills (ACS) module, designed to enhance your employability and prepare you to complete your Master’s with potential work experience. Learning materials are provided by BPP Learning Media, an ACCA-approved provider for content You will have access to our comprehensive online learning resources and support to supplement your face-to-face tuition Our programme enables you to apply for the CIMA Master’s Gateway, an... [-]
United Kingdom Manchester London Birmingham
February 2019
Full-time
12 - 18 months
Campus
Manchester Metropolitan University

The programme provides you with a detailed understanding of modern business principles, techniques, and contextual conditions, paying particular attention to internationa ... [+]

Overview

The programme provides you with a detailed understanding of modern business principles, techniques, and contextual conditions, paying particular attention to international finance.

You will receive an introduction to contemporary business and management issues, as well as gaining an informed understanding of environmental and historical influences on business and management practice. This programme will enhance your ability to interpret data, compile reports of key findings and make recommendations to meet the needs of an organization.

Ideal for graduates with a degree in a business, economics or finance/accounting related discipline (minimum good UK honors degree 2:2), this programme has been designed for those seeking to develop a financial management career in either the public or private sector.... [-]

United Kingdom Manchester
September 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Manchester Metropolitan University

The new course combines expertise in finance, computing, risk and behavioral science. It looks at innovative technologies and the disruptive nature of FinTech business mo ... [+]

Overview

FinTech (financial technology) is a term which can be applied anywhere that technology is applied or used to help companies manage the financial aspects of their business, including new software and applications, processes and business models. FinTech has evolved to disrupt and reshape commerce and in particular financial services. In June 2017, Ernst and Young (EY) issued a report that concluded that FinTech had achieved initial mass adoption in most markets and that FinTech adoption will continue to gain momentum. Fintech in the UK has been valued at around £7 billion by Deloitte, so it is of no surprise to see the industry feature prominently in all major political parties’ economic strategies and in University curricula.... [-]

United Kingdom Manchester
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
Manchester Metropolitan University

The MSc Banking and Finance is ideal for graduates who have not studied finance at the undergraduate level. The programme would also be suitable for those who hold an und ... [+]

Overview

This course will provide you with a dynamic understanding of the fundamentals of banking and finance in today's ever-changing market, preparing you with the knowledge and skill set needed for a successful career within the sector. Our graduates go on to work at companies including KPMG, Deloitte and RBS to name a few.

The MSc Banking and Finance is ideal for graduates who have not studied finance at the undergraduate level. The programme would also be suitable for those who hold an undergraduate degree in a business, economics or similar subject, who would like to develop specialised knowledge in finance. It is therefore ideal for those seeking a career in the banking, finance or financial services sectors.... [-]

United Kingdom Manchester
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 year
Campus
Manchester Metropolitan University

This course is aimed at graduates who may have studied economics, finance or business-related degrees at undergraduate level. It is also suitable for those not holding a ... [+]

Overview

The course aims to provide industry-ready professionals equipped with the skills needed for success in a variety of banking, finance, analysis, government and regional development careers.

You will be taught critical knowledge for Economic and Financial Analyst careers, and have extended opportunities to develop highly valued skills using industry-standard software (Bloomberg and Stata) in your analysis of real data to answer your own research questions.

All this will be done in a challenging and thought provoking manner, which questions the traditional assumptions underlying many mainstream models of societies and economies to arrive at more useful perspectives.

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United Kingdom Manchester
September 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Manchester Metropolitan University

This programme has been designed to enhance the specialist knowledge and skills of graduates who have already undertaken substantial accounting and finance studies at und ... [+]

Overview

This course will equip you with the latest knowledge and skill set needed for a successful career within the accounting and finance sector. We have had graduates go on to work at companies including KPMG, Deloitte and RBS to name a few.

This programme has been designed to enhance the specialist knowledge and skills of graduates who have already undertaken substantial accounting and finance studies at undergraduate degree level. Alternatively, if you have successfully achieved all of the ACCA Fundamental level papers you are eligible to apply.

The programme covers a number of core themes including International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), corporate reporting, corporate governance and risk management. Professional ethics, alongside the application of tools and models of finance theory, to complex strategic corporate finance transactions are central to the programme. In addition, you will develop knowledge in implementing the strategy in the context of both the external environment and internal business capabilities, and be able to evaluate performance implications of a given strategy.... [-]

United Kingdom Manchester
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 2 years
Campus
Alliance Manchester Business School - The University of Manchester

Our new specialist MSc Accounting course will help you develop an in-depth understanding of the theory and practice of accounting as well as your critical thinking. You ... [+]

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Boost your career prospects by developing an advanced knowledge of accounting theory and practice, and prepare for a leading role in the accountancy profession.

Our new specialist MSc Accounting course will help you develop an in-depth understanding of the theory and practice of accounting as well as your critical thinking. You will be introduced to different aspects of accounting research and provided guidance in conducting the research. You will advance their thinking and debate about contemporary issues in financial reporting, management account, auditing and governance. These skills are not only valued by employers but also prepare students for a research career in academia.... [-]

United Kingdom Manchester
September 2019
Full-time
12 months
Campus
Alliance Manchester Business School - The University of Manchester

Alliance Manchester Business School and the School of Mathematics have combined their academic strength and practical expertise to deliver the MSc Quantitative Finance c ... [+]

Alliance Manchester Business School and the School of Mathematics have combined their academic strength and practical expertise to deliver the MSc Quantitative Finance course.

Ensuring that the mathematics element is accessible, the programme offers a good balance between mathematics and finance. They are particularly suitable for students with a degree in Finance, Financial Economics, Actuarial Science, Engineering, and Mathematics (see entry requirements ), as well as relevant work experience (non-compulsory). It is also suited to those wishing to gain salary enhancements, or students wishing to pursue advanced studies in quantitative finance.

The course provides an advanced knowledge and understanding of the main theoretical and applied concepts in quantitative finance and financial engineering, delivered from a genuinely international and multicultural perspective, and with a `current issues' approach to teaching. The course is particularly useful for careers that involve designing new financial instruments and managing to trade in them.... [-]

United Kingdom Manchester
September 2019
Full-time
12 months
Campus
Alliance Manchester Business School - The University of Manchester

From derivatives and investments to mergers and acquisitions and global markets, this course covers the essential information you need to pursue a range of exciting caree ... [+]

From derivatives and investments to mergers and acquisitions and global markets, this course covers the essential information you need to pursue a range of exciting careers in finance at an international level, or an academic career via a PhD.

Investing in an MSc Finance adds up to a great career and you gain valuable quantitative skills that are in high demand by employers. A dissertation, focusing on empirical research, allows you to explore your chosen area of interest in detail, and you are supported throughout by our high-calibre staff.

Recent graduates have accepted positions in the City, with the `Big 4' global financial services firms, major world banks and financial institutions.... [-]

United Kingdom Manchester
September 2019
Full-time
12 months
Campus
Alliance Manchester Business School - The University of Manchester

Learn how to overcome the major challenges facing the industry, business, and the public sector today, and influence the decision-making processes of the future. This cou ... [+]

Learn how to overcome the major challenges facing the industry, business, and the public sector today, and influence the decision-making processes of the future. This course gives you the cutting edge analytical approaches, methodologies and tools you need to confidently tackle problems and improve outcomes.

It allows you to specialize in a diverse range of areas including

Consulting skills Big data and web analytics Information systems concepts and tools Decision behavior and psychology of decision making Financial modeling Operations management and process change and improvement approaches Project management Supply chain management, logistics, and procurement Traditional operational research and applied mathematics and statistics ... [-]
United Kingdom Manchester
September 2019
Full-time
12 months
Campus
Alliance Manchester Business School - The University of Manchester

Take your skills and knowledge to the next level with the best accounting and finance group in the world. Whether you want to further your professional career or go on to ... [+]

Take your skills and knowledge to the next level with the best accounting and finance group in the world. Whether you want to further your professional career or go on to study for a PhD, this course gives you the qualification you need to succeed.

A career in accounting, financial services or related sectors of the economy requires a high level of understanding of both the theory and practice of accounting and finance. This course is designed to give you a broad-based understanding of the core subject areas with an emphasis on empirical research methods and on accounting and finance practice.

Our wide range of modules allows you to specialise and during the course, you have the chance to build on your growing knowledge and expertise by completing a dissertation on a research area of your choice. This, coupled with the support you get from our staff, ensures a first class learning experience.... [-]

United Kingdom Manchester
September 2019
Full-time
12 months
Campus