City, University of London

City, University of London

Finance and Investment

This course is designed for 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, or financial consultancy.

Entry requirements

A good Bachelors degree usually 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; IELTS 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in writing is required for international applicants.

Course modules

Equity analysis; fixed income analysis; portfolio theory; quantitative methods in investment management; alternative investments; derivative applications; foreign exchange; portfolio management; 5 electives from: financial risk management; pension finance; regulation of financial services; asset liability management; advanced company valuation; money market and treasury management; technical analysis and trading systems; private equity investment; market analysis and international investments; risk analysis and modelling; marketing and regulation of financial services; investment banking; market microstructure; advanced options trading; quantitative asset management; finance in emerging markets; mergers and acquisitions and divestments; index construction and performance measurement; property economics and financial markets.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time £ 25,000 per Whole course (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

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

Key information

Telephone number: 
020 7040 5060