Newcastle University

Newcastle University


This course is designed for graduates with an accounting, economics or finance background who wish to develop their understanding of financial issues with an emphasis on modelling, forecasting and derivatives. This course aims to provide participants an opportunity to critically analyse international financial markets, noticeably the management of individual, company and country risk within this context. Attention is also placed on developing a contemporary empirical understanding of the behaviour of international financial markets.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree, or an international equivalent, preferably with transcript evidence of at least two mathematical modules; applicants with lower or non-standard qualifications and/or professional will be considered on an individual basis; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent (with a minimum of 6.0 in all sub-sections) or equivalent.

Sponsorship information

Self funding; international students: British Council; university scholarships.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 17,475 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

Key information

Newcastle University Business School
Telephone number: 
0191 208 1503