University of Manchester
Finance and Business Economics
This course appeals to students who are seeking a course that brings the study of finance and economics together within a business school context; the course content is evenly balanced between business economics and finance; the course provides students with advanced training in both finance and related areas of business economics; it has an international orientation, with a strong empirical content; there is a specific focus on business economics, with courses examining the linkages between international macroeconomics and global capital markets, and examining the economics of business organisational structures; students carry out a major piece of empirical research in a dissertation project from either the finance or business economics areas.
A 1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours, or the overseas equivalent; students whose 1st language is not English will be required to take an English language test.
Modules include: Essentials of finance; data analysis for business economics; international macroeconomics and global capital markets; corporate finance; the analysis of business structures; financial econometrics; foundations of finance theory; portfolio investment; derivative securities; corporate governance and financial reputation; financial statement analysis; advanced empirical finance; international mergers and acquisitions; international finance; real options in corporate finance; international trade - theory and policy; foreign competition, industrial performance and economic growth and business and government.
The David Jones Scholarship offers a scholarship worth $6,000 Canadian dollars to support 1 student; the award is open only to UK nationals.
|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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