• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 18 months
    Duration

About

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The programme

Master 21st century finance and investment concepts with a global community of students and professionals with London School of Business and Finance’s online MA in Finance and Investment. Students choose from four programme specialisations for a truly individualised education experience. 

The course explores topics in financial analysis, investment management, and corporate finance principles, all from an easily-accessible online learning platform. While studying the MA in Finance and Investment, students access online course content such as HD video tutorials, case studies, professional and peer student networks, and student support.

LSBF’s online Dual MA & MSc in Finance and Investment gives you the opportunity to focus your skills with a choice of 4 career-oriented specialisations: 

  • Risk Management
  • Accounting and Financial Management
  • Investment Banking and Capital Markets
  • Mergers, Acquisitions and Private Equity

Programme Structure

  • The programme consists of two parts: three core and three elective modules, and an Integrative Research and Consultancy Project. Each module is 10 credits, and has a duration of 10 weeks, with a two-week break in between. 
  • The Integrative Research and Consultancy Project portion of the programme is completed after all modules are finished. Students complete their research projects, as well as a number of assessments during a 6-month timeframe. 
  • These modules instil students with relevant knowledge of issues in today’s marketing environment. The practical financial and career skills delivered throughout this course prepare students to advance in their careers. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 18 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 36 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

English language requirements
  • IELTS* score: 5.5 or equivalent or
  • High school English or
  • Bachelor’s completed in English or
  • ACCA/CIMA qualification
  • 2 years of work experience in an English speaking environment.
*The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

  • UK undergraduate degree or equivalent in any subject area
  • Students who do not meet academic requirements can be assessed on their relevant work experience.

Work Experience

At least 2 year(s) of work experience are required.

2 years of work experience in an English speaking environment.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    8000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8000 GBP per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8000 GBP per year and a duration of 18 months.
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Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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