City, University of London

City, University of London

Finance and Investment

This part-time MSc course in Finance and Investment is highly relevant to professionals already working in the financial services sector. In particular, it will be highly attractive to those looking to either extend the scope of their current responsibilities or to make a career change into an area such as portfolio management, security analysis, risk management, M & A, or financial consultancy. Please note this postgraduate programme is designed for candidates working full-time in the UK and we will be unable to sponsor overseas students for a student visa for this course.

Entry requirements

A UK 2.1 or above, or the equivalent from an overseas institution;
Some level of previous study in finance or quantitative methods is preferred;
Transcript/interim transcript;
CV;
Personal statement (500-600 words);
Evidence of employment in the UK.

Course modules

Year 1: theory of finance; quantitative methods for finance; securities; financial statement analysis plus optional modules. Year 2: financial risk management; portfolio management; structured products; alternative investments plus optional modules.

Assessment methods

Written assessments including an MSc Research Project - the project will be of approximately 8,000 words.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 25,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 25,000 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 25,000 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 25,000 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 25,000 per Whole course (International) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Northampton Square Islington EC1V 0HB South East

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