University of Sussex

University of Sussex

International Finance

This programme fosters an understanding of the impact of finance and financial markets on the wider global economy. You explore the theory of finance and quantitative methods in a way that emphasises logical development and application rather than formulae.

Entry requirements

A 1st- or 2nd-Class undergraduate Honours degree, normally with evidence of ability in mathematics or quantitative related areas.

Course modules

Autumn term: Analytical methods; corporate finance; macro, money and banking; quantitative methods for finance. Spring term: Finance for development; financial and time series econometrics; monetary theory and policy; research methods. Summer term: You concentrate on supervised research leading to the writing of your applied project.

Assessment methods

The 8 core modules are assessed by unseen examinations, presentations and a term paper; the applied project is the final assessment unit.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,060 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 14,450 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Part-time - 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Sussex House Brighton BN1 9RH South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
01273 872668