Imperial College London

Imperial College London

Investment and Wealth Management

This course offers grounding in a theoretical base alongside the practical application of finance in quantitative asset management and the business of money management.

Entry requirements

At least a 2.1 degree (or international equivalent) in a highly quantitative discipline such as finance, accounting, economics, mathematics, engineering, science or business.This course does not have a GMAT requirement. All applicants must demonstrate English language proficiency by meeting 1 of the following standards: grade B in GCSE 'O' Level English or equivalent; grade B in Cambridge CPE; minimum score of 7.0 in IELTS; minimum overall score of 100 in TOEFL; grade 5 in IB English; successful completion of the Business School's Pre-Sessional English Course.

Course modules

Modules include: Corporate finance; mathematics for finance; financial econometrics; investments and portfolio management; business of fund and wealth management; dynamic asset/liability management; advanced financial accounting and valuation; advanced investments; advanced options theory; asset pricing and derivatives; behavioural investment management; cases in finance and investments; corporate law and corporate tax strategy; financial crises: regulation and ethics; fixed income securities; hedge funds; international finance; market microstructure and high frequency trading; mergers and acquisitions; private equity and entrepreneurial finance; quantitative asset management and trading strategies; structured credit and equity products; venture capital finance and innovation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by a research project (10,000 words) or an applied financial research' report (3,000 words), together with an additional elective.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 29,900 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 29,900 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
South Kensington Campus Kensington and Chelsea SW7 2AZ South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
020 7594 9167