University of Manchester
This course provides advanced knowledge and understanding of the main theoretical and applied concepts in finance at an advanced level; and to provide advanced instruction and practice in the conduct of empirical research in finance; course places considerable emphasis on empirical research methods and equips students with the skills to carry out original research which constitutes the final dissertation.
A 1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or the overseas equivalent, with excellent results in finance subjects (accounting is not considered to be finance).
Modules include: Research methods; foundations of finance theory; derivative securities; behavioural finance and market efficiency; financial statement analysis; advanced management accounting; financial reporting theory; business analysis 1 and 2; concepts and interpretations of information systems; corporate finance; financial econometrics; investment analysis and portfolio management; international finance; real corporate finance; accounting in an international context; management accounting and organisational control; information systems assessment and evaluation; and corporate governance.
Assessment is by a combination of group assessment and presentations, course work, assignments and examinations.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 16,700 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 19,300 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Manchester||Manchester||M13 9PL||North West|
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