University of East Anglia UEA

University of East Anglia UEA

Investment and Financial Management

This course prepares students to launch a successful career in the global corporate and financial sector as an analyst, consultant, treasurer, trader or investment manager; it requires no prior knowledge of business or finance and begins by building a solid understanding of basic business concepts, functions, roles and decisions; this enables students to combine and leverage their previous studies in a different subject area to achieve a deeper understanding of finance and a valuable competitive advantage; the course develops in an academically rigorous manner the general and specialist knowledge, skills and competencies required today by employers internationally; learning in applied subject areas is laboratory and coursework-based using software, tools and data (e.g. Microsoft Excel and add-ons, trading simulations, Thomson Reuters Eco Win, Fame, etc.) that are routinely used by major corporations and financial institutions; the specialist components of the modules and teaching material are in line with the syllabus of professional bodies such as the Chartered Financial Analysts Institute (CFA) and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).

Entry requirements

All students should have an honours degree at minimum 2.2 or higher. All applicants who are not a British national and/or whose 1st language is not English will need to demonstrate a suitable level of English language proficiency. This is equivalent to an IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in all 4components

Course modules

Compulsory modules include: Accounting, finance and technology management; managing people and organisations; marketing and strategy: markets, competitors and customers; corporate financial management; international corporate governance; advanced financial and investment management; integrated business decisions; management skills and personal development.

Sponsorship information

Funding is available both from the University and from a number of external schemes.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,800 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of East Anglia Norwich NR4 7TJ East of England

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01603 591515