Heriot-Watt University

Heriot-Watt University

Financial Management

This course is targeted at finance professionals and other professionals who want to develop a career in finance, and who require a wide-ranging understanding of financial techniques and their application, but do not require high-level mathematical understanding of finance theories.

Entry requirements

Entry normally requires a relevant undergraduate degree; or passes in Finance and two other core courses.

Course modules

Core courses: accounting; credit risk management; derivatives; finance; financial risk management. Specialist finance elective courses: corporate governance; mergers and acquisitions; practical history of financial markets; quantitative methods; research methods for business and management; strategic planning.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 875 per Credit module (home fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edinburgh Campus Edinburgh EH14 4AS Scotland

Key information

Enquiries, Edinburgh Business School
Telephone number: 
0131 4513090