University of Westminster

University of Westminster

Investment and Risk Finance

The broad course aims are to develop detailed knowledge and understanding of key investment finance and risk finance principles, including numerical and analytical techniques associated with these subject areas. The practical aspects of the learning outcomes allow students opportunities to see how it is possible to transfer financial theory, knowledge and skills into practice. Further, students will learn to appreciate principles applied by professionals working in investment management, risk management, analytical or research environments. Key transferable skills and other practical skills have been interwoven between the modules.

Entry requirements

A good UK Honours degree or equivalent with a significant mathematics, statistics or quantitative methods content. Students should also be able to demonstrate a high level of computer literacy.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 - 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2017 - 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2018 - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Marylebone Camden NW1 5LS South East

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