Banking and Finance
An upper 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent overseas qualifications in a subject which has a quantitative element. Good upper 2nd Class Honours degree grades in quantitative modules are required. Some previous economics is recommended. Examples of eligible quantitative subjects include accounting, maths, physics, chemistry, engineering, computing, finance, business and management.
Semester 1, compulsory modules: financial economics; research methods; the financial system; research communication (2 semester module). Optional modules (choose 1): introduction to measure theory and martingales; macroeconomic analysis; microeconomic analysis; stochastic models in finance. Semester 2, core modules: asset management and derivatives and/or corporate finance; banking and financial markets; further quantitative techniques for finance and economics; research communication (2 semester module). Optional modules (choose 1): applied banking and financial modelling; comparative banking; development finance ; stochastic calculus and theory of stochastic pricing.
Modules are assessed by a combination of examinations and assignments.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||-||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Loughborough University||Loughborough||LE11 3TU||East Midlands|
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