University of Leeds
Financial Risk Management
This course prepares you to meet these requirements, equipping you to respond to emerging developments in the global capital and money markets. You will gain comprehensive knowledge of essential topics including the dynamics of financial markets, the causes and effects of financial risk and professional practices for measuring and managing portfolio risk.
You should have a good 1st degree (2.1 or higher) in a relevant degree such as accounting, finance, economics, mathematics, physics, or engineering. If English is not your 1st language you need to have an overall IELTS score of 6.5 (with 6 or more in each section), or TOEFL iBT equivalent.
Modules include: Portfolio risk management; corporate finance; applied finance; financial modelling and analysis; risk and insurance; financial derivatives. Dissertation route: Research methods in finance; dissertation; plus 2 optional modules. Non-dissertation route: Securities markets microstructure; current issues in finance; consumer and corporate credit; plus 3 optional modules. Optional modules: Accounting for managers; behavioural finance; discrete time finance; forensic accounting and finance; information and organisational design; international banking and finance; security investment analysis.
There are a number of part fee scholarships available for UK, EU and international students.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (EU)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 20,000 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 12,000 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Leeds||Leeds||LS2 9JT||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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