University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

International Finance

The programme offers the opportunity to study key issues in international finance; the programme�s content is strongly research-led and carefully balances a blend of courses and topics, reflecting the dynamic nature of contemporary finance; students are taught how to analyse the functioning of the principal capital markets and the features of the main products traded on these markets; as well as identify and use appropriate statistical techniques to analyse financial data; students learn how to critically appraise models, theories and issues relevant to the finance function of international organisations, and apply information for financial decision-making; the programme consists of 5 core courses and a choice of 3 optional courses, followed by a dissertation of around 12,000 words; the dissertation, which will have a finance-related theme, offers the flexibility to specialise based on a chosen area of interest in finance.

Entry requirements

2.1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent (for example, a GPA of 3.0 or above) in any subject, with school level mathematics or at least 1 credit-bearing module in university level mathematics.

Course modules

International corporate finance; statistics for business research; international capital markets; research methods and dissertation training; international financial management; optional courses: financial analysis and equity valuation; financial regulation and ethics; behavioural finance; mergers and acquisitions; international banking and financial markets; risk management and derivatives securities; dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MFin Full-time £ 8,750 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MFin Full-time £ 18,200 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MFin Full-time £ 8,750 per Academic year (EU fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Glasgow Glasgow G12 8QQ Scotland

Key information

Business School
Telephone number: 
0141 330 5061