Queen Mary University of London
Investment and Finance
At least a good 2nd Class Honours degree (high 2.2) or overseas equivalent in a subject with some quantitative elements. Subjects likely to contain sufficient quantitative elements (which have at least 1 mathematics or statistics based module) including mathematics, science, engineering, economics, finance, accounting, business and management. 1 economics or finance module is also required. Weight will be given to prior relevant work experience.
Pre-sessional modules: Mathematics; statistics. Compulsory modules: Business finance; investment management; commercial and investment banking; quantitative techniques or econometrics for finance; eviews; financial derivatives; data analysis; dissertation. Electives: Empirical finance; behavioural finance; asset management; risk management for banking; principals of accounting; applied risk management; international finance; applied futures and options; banking regulations; cases in business finance; topics in applied finance; topics in financial econometrics; bond market strategies; alternative investments; valuation and private equity; topics in actuarial finance and insurance; applied wealth management; credit rating; mergers and acquisitions; Islamic finance in practice; strategic asset allocation; portfolio construction theory.
The grade for each module is assessed through coursework, which counts for 25 per cent of the final marks, along with a written exam in May for each course unit which counts for 75 per cent. The 5,000-word dissertation written over the summer counts for 2 modules and will include both theoretical content and applied results.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 9,300 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 16,000 per Year 1 (England)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 18,550 per Year 1 (International)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 16,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 16,000 per Year 1 (Scotland)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||GBP 16,000 per Year 1 (Wales)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Mile End||Tower Hamlets||E1 4NS||South East|
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