Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

Economics and Investment Banking (Two Years)

This course will provide you with a robust understanding of financial economics, financial market behaviour and financial market participants, such as investment banks. You will work hands-on with financial tools and techniques, including our state-of the-art Trading Room. You will learn how to assess investment opportunities, understand the economic fundamentals underlying financial markets and evaluate financial portfolios.

Entry requirements

You will need an undergraduate degree equivalent to a UK undergraduate honours degree (2.2 or above) in one of the following fields: economics, business, management, finance or another social science-related subject (containing quantitative methods at level 1 as a minimum), or a quantitatively-based subject such as science, engineering or maths. All applicants will be required to demonstrate a commitment to the subject they wish to study and should demonstrate how their chosen programme of study will benefit them in their future career. One academic reference is required.

Course modules

Semester 1: Applying Economic Theory, Using Quantitative Data in Economic Analysis, Contemporary Issues in Economics.
Semester 2: Valuation of Investment Products, Derivatives Markets, Investment and Portfolio Management
Semester 3: In your final semester you will take on a major project, giving you a fantastic opportunity to use the theories and knowledge you've gained to produce a challenging, meaningful piece of work. Projects include: Consultancy Experience Project, Internship Experience Project, Business Research Project, Global Experience Project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,380 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,380 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,380 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,380 per Whole course (EU) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,380 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 14,780 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 10,380 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years

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