Minimum upper 2nd Class Honours degree (2.1) or equivalent overseas qualification in business, accounting, maths, physics, engineering, computing, economics or a minor in finance. Good (2.1) grades in quantitative modules are required. Degrees must be obtained from a university or institution recognised by Loughborough University. Please contact us to clarify if required.
English language requirement for international students: IELTS: overall 6.5 with minimum 6.0 in each component. The school will accept lower IELTS scores if you undertake the university's pre-sessional English course.
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; portfolio management. Optional modules: business economics; derivatives and risk management; global financial markets and the financial crisis; financial statements and business valuation; international financial management; small business and entrepreneurship; summer. Compulsory module: corporate governance and responsibility. Optional modules: advanced corporate finance; corporate financial analysis; financial trading; global investment analysis.
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|