Brunel University London

Brunel University London

Finance and Investment

This course will allow students whose career choices are likely to lie with financial institutions or in financial management to develop the relevant analytical tools and techniques necessary for such a career. The course should also be of interest to applicants who are already practitioners in the financial field. The aim of this course is to produce graduates with an advanced knowledge and understanding of corporate finance, financial markets, financial institutions and securities.

Entry requirements

A UK 1st or 2.1 Honours degree (or equivalent internationally recognised qualification) in economics, finance, accounting, mathematics, engineering, scientific subjects with some study of corporate finance, international finance and securities. Applicants with a 2.1 in a business subject should demonstrate some exposure to corporate finance/financial engineering/securities analysis and mathematics/statistics/operations research. Applicants with relevant professional qualifications will be considered on an individual basis. Applicants with a 2.2 degree in the specified subject areas that have high grades in the compulsory subjects e.g. mathematics/statistics/econometrics/finance will be considered on an individual basis. Applicants with a 2.1 degree not in the specified subject area but with a statistical background or relevant work experience will be considered on an individual basis. English Language Requirements - IELTS: 6.5 (min 6 in all areas), Pearson: 58 (51 in all subscores), BrunELT: 65% (min 60% in all areas)

Course modules

Modules include: essentials of mathematics and statistics; financial theory; financial analysis OR business finance workshop; security analysis and funds management; modelling financial markets and forecasting; macro and financial econometrics; corporate finance; derivative securities; risk management; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by coursework, examinations and the dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,200 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Brunel University London Uxbridge UB8 3PH South East

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