Birkbeck, University of London

Birkbeck, University of London

Investment Management

This is a challenging and demanding programme that covers up-to-date topics in empirical finance. If you are interested in a career in investment, in financial institutions, or any other financial management-related jobs, then this degree will equip you with the required knowledge and skills. The syllabus is designed to develop your quantitative analysis skills, enabling you to critically analyse financial investment proposals and empirical applications of corporate finance. Based in the School of Business, Economics and Informatics, the Department of Management is an internationally recognised centre of excellence in teaching, research and consultancy in the broad field of management. Our academic staff are active researchers as well as enthusiastic teachers, and regularly publish cutting-edge articles in the world's leading journals. We have particular research strengths in international business and strategy, the management of innovation and entrepreneurship, human resource management, corporate governance, sport management and marketing, as well as financial management and accounting.

Course modules

You complete 8 compulsory modules and write a 12,000-word dissertation on any area of financial management or investment. Full-time modules: Applied Financial Management; Entrepreneurial Finance; Financial Modelling; Multinational Financial Management; Portfolio and Market Analysis; Principles of Financial Reporting; Principles of Investment Management; Valuation Analysis and Risk Management . Part-time modules - Year 1: Applied Financial Management; Entrepreneurial Finance; Financial Modelling; Multinational Financial Management; Valuation Analysis and Risk Management . Part-time modules - Year 2: Portfolio and Market Analysis; Principles of Financial Reporting; Principles of Investment Management . MSc Investment Management Dissertation .

Assessment methods

A combination of examinations, coursework and a 12,000-word dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2018 GBP 17,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time October 2018 GBP 11,950 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
MSc Part-time October 2018 GBP 8,750 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
MSc Part-time October 2018 GBP 5,975 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus WC1E 7HX London

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Department of Management
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02076316740