University of Greenwich

University of Greenwich

Finance and Investment

The course will help you to prepare for chartered financial analyst examinations; the syllabus covers all key theoretical areas of finance and investment analysis; it also focuses strongly on developing analytical skills needed by the finance industry; the dissertation, which focuses on data analysis of financial markets, provides a key practical underpinning for the large body of theory covered; the aims of the programme are: to enable students to become a competent and thoughtful practitioner in the field of finance and accounting; to develop students' reflective, critical and evaluative thinking and judgement; to provide students with an intellectually demanding academic programme of study which will develop their ability to analyse, synthesise and evaluate key theoretical concepts and practical applications in finance and investment.

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a relevant/numerate first degree (usually 2.2 or an equivalent qualification) from a recognised university. Students educated in a language other than English should have an IELTS score of 6.5 or above or an equivalent qualification.

Course modules

Modules include: Financial management; financial markets and risk; investment management; research methods; foundations of scholarship; financial analysis and valuation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through examinations, coursework and a dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 10,300 per Whole course (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 11,850 per Whole course (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Part-time £ 10,300 per Whole course (home fees) 24 months

Campus details

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

Key information

Enquiry Unit
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020 8331 9000