You’ll explore how corporations deal with funding sources, capital structuring and investment decisions. You’ll investigate behavioural finance, financial planning strategies and fixed income markets and instruments.
You develop knowledge and skills in:
- portfolio theory
- fixed-income securities
- behavioural finance
- corporate finance
Our aim at MSc Finance and Investment programme at the University of Essex is to give you the best foundation for a career in investment or elsewhere in the finance sector. We want to help you understand the theory and put it into practice.
Many of our graduates enjoy roles in a host of occupations, including financial analysis, management, public administration and accountancy. Read Andrew's story, and see how he benefited from his Masters degree. Our graduates work for high-profile organisations and innovative SMEs such as:
- Deutsche Bank
- Standard Chartered
- GlobeOp Financial Services
- Capital Markets Intelligence, a financial publisher
- Credit Data Research, a business funder
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Research Methods in Finance
Fixed Income Securities
Postgraduate Mathematics Preparation
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- 12 months
- 24 months
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DisciplinesFinance Financial Mathematics View 132 other Masters in Financial Mathematics in United Kingdom
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- A 2:2 degree, or international equivalent, in a numerate discipline such as: Economics, Finance Mathematics, Statistics, Science or Engineering.
- Your degree should contain at least one module relating to: Economics, Finance, Mathematics (calculus), Quantitative Finance/Methods or Econometrics (probability).
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International20350 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 20350 GBP per year during 12 months.
National13030 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 13030 GBP per year during 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.