Cardiff Metropolitan University

Cardiff Metropolitan University

Financial Management

The programme shares modules with the finance course but it focuses on specific managerial or operational aspects; students are advised that the self managed elements must be focused on financial management aspects rather than purely finance or management.

Entry requirements

Prospective students should hold an undergraduate degree 2.1 or above; 5 years relevant work experience in the field of finance, or suitable professional qualifications from bodies such as ACCA, CII, CFA, IFS; students whose 1st language is not English will need to provide evidence of fluency to at least an IELTS 6.0 standard.

Course modules

Modules include: quantitative finance; capital markets and derivatives; corporate finance and risk; management of finance; research methods; professional development and practice in business and management; dissertation. Optional modules: behavioural finance; crisis, risk and strategic change management; contemporary issues in finance, accounting and economics; delivering successful projects; finance of international business; global business strategy; industrial work experience; international management: people and operations; international politics; Islamic investment banking management; managing people and markets across cultures; principles of Islamic finance; project management theory and practice.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on coursework, including written assignments and presentations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 725 per Credit (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 725 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 725 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 725 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 - 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Llandaff Campus Cardiff CF5 2YB Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
Student Recruitment Team
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029 2041 6044