City, University of London

City, University of London

Corporate Finance

This course gives students the opportunity to specialise in corporate finance, one of the most popular sectors of financial services and will give students the knowledge to successfully navigate the rapidly changing global landscape of corporate finance. This exciting new MSc degree course will develop your financial expertise to the highest level. The course is a Chartered Financial Analyst Institute (CFA) Partner Programme and is also accredited by Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA). Please see the Accreditations tab for more information on how you can benefit from this partnership. Students on the MSc in Corporate Finance and the MSc in Investment Management are able to apply for an additional year's study at LUISS or Bocconi business schools in Italy. Two places are available at each school every year. Students are selected on the basis of their term one results at Cass and a short essay.International elective modules may also be available in term three.

Entry requirements

A UK degree at 2.1 or above, or the equivalent from an overseas institution; some level of previous study in finance or quantitative methods is preferred; applicants need to submit 2 references, one of which must be an academic reference.

Course modules

Term 1: corporate finance and valuation; financial reporting; statistics in finance; theory of finance; Research Methods Module.

Term 2: topics in mergers and acquisitions; advanced corporate finance; corporate risk management; financial statement analysis. Term 3: MSc Research Project.

Assessment methods

To satisfy the requirements of the degree programme students must complete:

eight core courses

and

two additional core modules plus three electives;

or

one elective and a Business Research Project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 25,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 25,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 25,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 25,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 25,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cass Business School Islington EC1Y 8TZ South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Cass Business School
Telephone number: 
020 7040 0286