This Business Analytics and Finance MSc course at the University of Southampton is ideal if you want to advance your data analytics skills and you’ve carried out a quantitative study. It will also suit you if you have relevant professional experience.
We align our teaching with the latest sector thinking by developing the course content with our Business Advisory Board. The board includes industry experts from organisations such as:
- Rolls Royce
- BT Openreach
Our competitive industry placement project will boost your career prospects as you take on a real-world challenge. This will form the basis of your dissertation.
You’ll also benefit from the expertise of the Centre of Operational Research, Management Sciences and Information Systems (CORMSIS), one of the country’s strongest analytics research groups. Your learning is informed by specialist research, and you can personalise your studies with optional modules. For example, you can choose to focus on:
- financial risk management
- advanced analytics
- revenue management
You’ll boost your salary potential by graduating with the business analytics and finance skills employers are looking for. Our graduates have gone on to work for financial, business and government organisations including:
- the Bank of England
- Home Credit China
- the National Health Service (NHS)
Some industry partners offer one-to-one career development sessions and you’ll also be invited to our yearly analytics recruitment fair run by CORMSIS, which attracts a wide range of employers.
- Corporate Finance
- Optimisation and Decision Modelling
- Portfolio Management and Exchange Traded Derivatives
- Behavioural Finance
- Quantitative Research in Finance
- Credit Scoring and Data Mining
- Software for Data Analysis and Modelling
- 12 months
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DisciplinesProject Management Finance Business Intelligence & Analytics View 867 other Masters in Finance in United Kingdom
You’ll need a 2:1 degree in a subject with an element of quantitative study such as:
- computer science
International25000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25000 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
National13000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 13000 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
EU and international students pay £25,000.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.