• Application Deadline
  • 24 months


City, University of London has a long-standing reputation for academic excellence. That means as Global Finance (online) student, you’ll have access to a team of industry-leading senior experts and thought leaders in their respective fields.

Why study Cass’s online MSc in Global Finance?

  • You’ll have no relocation costs or visa requirements to consider – studies and assessments are entirely online. You’ll still have the opportunity to graduate in London as well as  access to Cass’s on-campus facilities whenever you’re in London
  • A strong global network of like-minded students, alumni and industry professionals will help to broaden your knowledge and expand your career opportunities in finance
  • Learn from industry-leading faculty who are senior experts and thought leaders in their respective fields. You’ll acquire specialist knowledge and practical skills that you can immediately apply to your professional work.

The online MSc in Global Finance will empower you with the in-depth knowledge and analytical skills you need to access global career opportunities and confidently succeed in today’s rapidly-changing world of global finance – all the while enabling you to enjoy the freedom and flexibility of studying online.

Course benefits

Join this MSc Global Finance programme and you will:

  • Earn a master’s degree from a global leading business school
  • Learn from world-renowned experts and industry leaders
  • Gain specialist knowledge and practical skills you can immediately apply to your career
  • Expand your global network and career opportunities
  • Study and learn with professionals from all over the world
  • Study flexibly online - with no relocation costs or visa requirements
  • Access comprehensive academic and practical support
  • Access the same level of rigorous academic standards and gain the same qualification as a campus-based equivalent master's programme
  • Join the global Cass community - graduate at our London campus and join our alumni network of over 38,000 professionals from over 160 countries and enjoy lifelong benefits.


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Programme Structure

Modules included:

  • Foundations of Finance 
  • Bond and Equity Analysis 
  • Investment Strategy 
  • Financial Statement Analysis 
  • International Finance 
  • Derivatives and Risk Management 
  • Alternative Investments 
  • Corporate Finance 
  • International Banking 
  • Asset Management 
  • The Insurance Industry 
  • Global Real Estate 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Your application should be submitted as early as possible.

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    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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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Upper Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Upper Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • An undergraduate degree in a relevant subject area, equivalent to a UK 2.1 or higher
  • University transcript and confirmation of professional qualifications
  • Good levels of financial literacy and numeracy are essential, and some knowledge of the finance industry will be beneficial to your application

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

    23500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23500 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    23500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23500 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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.

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