MSc in Finance

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Key Information

  • Application deadline

    Home/EU: 31 August 2018
    Overseas: 30 June 2018

    Please note applications may close earlier

  • Course start date

    1 October 2018

  • Fees

    Home/EU: £16,500
    Overseas: £24,500

  • Entry requirements

    2:1 or above (or international equivalent) in a subject with high mathematical/quantitative content.
    We do not require GMAT

  • Full title of award

    Master of Science

  • Length of course

    One year

  • Mode of attendance


This course is for

Graduates who have little or no business experience and want a career in finance.


Receive a solid theoretical foundation in finance. Use your quantitative skills and enhance your employability. You’ll graduate prepared for a finance-related career.

Develop an in-depth knowledge of the financial system. You’ll learn to analyse financial decisions and the motivations of people making them. You’ll apply this knowledge in a range of real-world scenarios.

Our course brings in expertise from the University’s departments of Mathematical Sciences and Economics. This ensures you’ll have access to a wide range of teaching and research experience.

Tier 4 visa pilot

Benefit from a simplified visa application process and get six months leave after your course. We’re one of only four UK universities to be selected for this scheme.


Key Benefits

  • You'll leave prepared for a finance career with our emphasis on technical and practical skills
  • Share your knowledge and experiences with students from all four of our finance courses. You'll also gain global insight working with students from all over the world
  • Learn from three of the University’s leading teaching and research departments. We bring in expertise from Management, Mathematical Sciences and Economics
  • Focus on your areas of interest with our flexible course structure
  • Choose between managerial projects and a dissertation during the summer term. You'll get valuable experience working with a partner organisation on a real problem

2017 class (MSc Finance, MSc Finance with Banking and MSc Finance with Risk Management combined)

  • 9
  • 101/ 1318
  • 34/ 66
    Male/female %

It's a very well structured course and I would definitely recommend this course and this university

Marina Bzelenko,
MSc in Accounting and Finance

The professors were approachable and helpful, enabling you to make most of your studies. The fantastic people I met, from all over the world, encouraged me to succeed

Eike Christian Frerichs, UniCredit Group