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M.Sc. On Campus

Finance

Dublin City University

12 months
Duration
16000 EUR/year
9955 EUR/year
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About

The MSc in Finance at Dublin City University is a one-year Masters program providing a leading European finance education, a high degree of flexibility in your learning experience and modern industry-relevant specialisms.

Overview

The MSc in Finance at Dublin City University is structured as a core learning first semester, followed by three specialist streams in the second semester and a choice of applied research or a dissertation over the summer semester. The three streams are:

  • Risk Management

  • Capital Markets

  • Energy Finance

Through these streams and excellent practical and research-informed core learning we allow you to specialize in a manner that reflects your interests and career aspirations, We offer an ideal path for graduates of business and economics degrees, who wish to undertake a career in finance by obtaining a leading European postgraduate qualification.

Why do this course?

  • DCU Business School is accredited by AACSB, a standard reached by only 5% of business schools worldwide reflecting its established international reputation for high quality graduates.

  • The Risk Management stream is the only Finance Masters in Ireland to be recognised by the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP)

  • Ranked in the Top 100 Best Masters in Financial Markets globally by Eduniversal

Careers

This programme is designed to prepare ambitious students for the challenges and rewarding career opportunities in the financial services industry. You will be equipped for a career in financial markets and institutions, especially in investment banking and asset management, or in the risk management and corporate finance functions of corporations, as well as regulatory bodies and government offices dealing with the financial industry.

Recent graduates are employed by major financial institutions including UBS, Standard & Poor's, Royal Bank of Scotland, KPMG, PwC, Boston Scientific, Commerzbank, AIB, Bank of Ireland, Goodbody Stockbrokers, Davy, Geneva Trading, Mercer, Nestle, Citco Fund Services, Standard Life and BNY Mellon.

Accreditation

DCU Business School is accredited by AACSB, a standard reached by only 5% of business schools worldwide reflecting its established international reputation for high quality graduates.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Quantitative & Research Methods for Finance

  • Econometrics

  • Advanced Portfolio Theory

  • Advanced Quantitative Analysjs

  • Financial Statement Analysis

  • Asset Pricing

  • Fixed Income

  • Financial Markets and Derivatives

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates apply for admission to the M.Sc. in Finance (Common Entry) which provides a common pathway into three specialised streams. The three streams are Risk Management, Capital Markets and Financial Markets, and all have the first semester in common. At the end of the first semester, with the help and advice of faculty, each student will choose which stream to take.
  • A minimum second class (upper) honours degree (or international equivalent) in a Business-related or Engineering, Physics, Maths and Computer Science discipline.
  • International candidates who are non-native speakers of English must satisfy the University of their competency in the English language.  

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16000 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9955 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9955 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Dublin

1100 - 1800 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

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