University of Greenwich

University of Greenwich

Finance and Investment

Our Master's will set your career path by helping you prepare for professional qualifications within the investment sector. It also covers the key theoretical areas of finance and investment analysis.

This degree has a strong focus on developing the analytical skills needed in the finance industry. You will be taught by academics who have recent experience as practitioners in the field as well as relevant research expertise.

You will study financial markets and products, investment management, financial analysis and valuation, and financial econometrics. You will also carry out a research project focusing on data analysis of financial markets.

Entry requirements

You should have a relevant/numerate undergraduate degree at 2:2 or above, or equivalent qualification, from a recognised university or higher education institute.

If you were educated in a language other than English and/or in a country where English speakers are in a minority, you should have a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each skill) or equivalent.

If you require a Tier 4 (General) student visa to study in the UK, your score must be from a UK Visas and Immigration approved IELTS test.

Alternatively, students with an overall IELTS of 5 or 5.5 can study our Pre-Sessional English language programme prior to degree studies.

Course modules

Full-time students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

  • Financial Analysis and Valuation
  • Financial Econometrics
  • Business English for Academic Purposes - Level 4
  • Research Methods
  • Foundations of Scholarship (Dept ACC)
  • Principles of Finance
  • Investment Management
  • Research Project

Assessment methods

Students are assessed through:

  • Examinations
  • Assignments and
  • A research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 13,900 per Whole course (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 11,250 per Whole course (EU fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 11,250 per Whole course (home fees) 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 1,875 per Credit (EU fees) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 1,875 per Credit (home fees) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Greenwich Maritime Campus Greenwich SE10 9LS South East

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