De Montfort University

Global Finance and Investment

This programme provides students with an understanding of domestic and global financial systems and key principles of finance and investment management. Candidates will study financial institutions, the role of the non-deposit financial institutions, corporate strategic investment decisions, techniques of asset and firm valuation and the nature and use of complex financial instruments. The course is ideal for students who wish to pursue careers in investment, finance management and financial analysis or to pursue further studies in finance.

Entry requirements

MSc: You should hold a good honours degree or overseas equivalent, in an accounting, finance, banking or economics-related subject, or a professional qualification deemed to be of equivalent standing. If English is not your first language, an IELTS score of 6.0 (including a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or equivalent is normally required.

Course modules

Course modules: Research methods; International financial markets and institutions; Econometrics; Financial derivatives; Investment valuation; Behavioural finance; Corporate finance; Finance theory. Either: Dissertation; Executive company project; or an Entrepreneurship project. Please note: You are advised to check our website before making an application in case there are any changes to the course you are interested in, as the contents of the website will always take precedence.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through coursework (presentations, essays and reports) and usually an exam or test.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 12,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 12,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 12,500 per Year 1 (EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 12,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 16,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 12,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Full-time January 2020 12,500 per Whole course (Wales) 15 Months
MSc Full-time January 2020 16,000 per Whole course (International) 15 Months
MSc Full-time January 2020 12,500 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 15 Months
MSc Full-time January 2020 12,500 per Whole course (EU) 15 Months
MSc Full-time January 2020 12,500 per Whole course (Scotland) 15 Months
MSc Full-time January 2020 12,500 per Whole course (England) 15 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Leicester Campus LE1 9BH East Midlands

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