University of Leicester
The course offers a comprehensive training in the principles of finance, investment analysis and analytical methods of modern finance. This course provides a foundation for professional activities as economic or financial analyst in business, government, or a major international organisation.
A 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent, preferably with economic, business or accounting analysis and some mathematical or statistical content.
Core modules including: behavioural finance; corporate finance; financial statement analysis; financial econometrics; financial derivatives; financial risk management; investment management; investment project (short dissertation); principles of finance; quantitative methods for business and finance; together with 1 optional module; and a 15000 word dissertation.
Teaching is by a variety of lectures and seminars; assessment is by written examination, assessed coursework, presentation, and a dissertation; the percentage of the final mark awarded for the continuously assessed component varies across modules.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 7,470 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 15,855 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 7,470 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Leicester||Leicester||LE1 7RH||East Midlands|
0116 252 5381