Minimum upper 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university or equivalent overseas qualification recognised by Loughborough University in business, accounting, or a related subject; a quantitative subject (such as maths, physics, engineering, computing or economics); a minor or major in finance. Clear evidence of quantitative ability is required regardless of degree background. This should be demonstrated through the study of mathematics, statistics, accounting, finance or economics modules during your 1st degree or a high score in the GMAT or GRE test. Applications are also considered from those who do not meet the previous criteria but have either an appropriate professional qualification in accounting or finance or more than 1 year of relevant work experience if they have at least a lower 2nd class Honours degree.
Semester 1, compulsory modules: financial reporting and company performance; methods for financial data analysis; principles of finance; financial markets and institutions. Semester 2, compulsory modules: business communication for finance; corporate finance; financial statements and business valuation; international financial management; optional modules; business economics; global financial markets and the financial crisis; portfolio management; small business and entrepreneurship; summer; compulsory modules; advanced corporate finance; corporate financial analysis; corporate governance and responsibility.
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|