University of Glasgow
Investment Fund Management
This programme offers training in the key areas of investment fund management with particular emphasis on hedge fund management and applications of financial engineering.
2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent (eg, a GPA of 3.0 or above) in economics, finance, engineering, physics, or another highly mathematical discipline. English language requirements: IELTS: overall score 6.5 (6.0, with writing at 6.5); ibTOEFL: 115; minimum listening: 28; reading: 29; writing: 30; speaking: 26, equivalent. If students require a Tier 4 student visa, their qualification must be 1 of the secure English language tests accepted by UK Border Agency. All test reports must be no more than 2 years old.
Students take 4 core courses, 2 optional courses and complete a substantial independent piece of work, normally in the form of a dissertation. Students are welcome to attend economics research seminars taking place in the Adam Smith business school as well as practitioners� talks. Core courses; advanced portfolio analysis; financial markets, securities and derivatives; hedge fund risk management; portfolio analysis and investment. Optional courses; applied computational finance; basic econometrics; financial derivatives (mathematical finance is a co-requisite for this course); financial market micro structure; mathematical finance; the law and economics of sovereign debt regulation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 8,750 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 18,200 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 8,750 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Glasgow||Glasgow||G12 8QQ||Scotland|
0141 330 5061