University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Business Analytics and Finance

This programme provides training in the application of management science, particularly in financial organisations, and the underpinning concepts and approaches used in financial modelling. It will suit graduates with a numerate but not necessarily highly mathematical background. Optional modules are shared with the MSc Operational Research and Finance offered by Mathematics. Most dissertation projects involve a placement or working closely with a company. Industrial liaison officers work throughout the year finding suitable projects with industry.

Entry requirements

Minimum upper second-class degree from a UK university, or equivalent overseas/professional qualification; applications assessed on individual merit.

Course modules

Corporate Finance 1; Credit Scoring
and Data Mining; Introduction to Portfolio Management and Exchange-traded Derivatives; Optimisation and Decision Modelling; Quantitative Research Methods; Simulation; Visual
Basic for Applications Optional modules: from a wide range, covering specialised techniques and further applications in finance

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Highfield Campus Southampton SO17 1BJ South East

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