M.Sc. On Campus

Corporate Finance

University of Reading

9 months
24900 GBP/year
17300 GBP/year
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The Corporate Finance degree offered at the University of Reading is designed to provide a practical understanding of a wide range of corporate finance services and corporate transactions. Both, corporate financial management and investment banking is at the core of the programme which is highly regarded in the City of London. 


At the University of Reading studying the Corporate Finance through hands-on sessions and extensive use of case-studies and financial analysis simulations, participants will be fascinated by the exciting world of venture capital, private equity, corporate governance and mergers and acquisitions. 

You will specialise in corporate investment and capital budgeting decisions, IPOs, payout policy, capital structure, enterprise valuation, financial analysis and risk management. 

You will also gain an in-depth understanding of financial markets, securities trading and quantitative techniques, and be able to further specialise on a wide range of additional elective topics.

The programme

MSc Corporate Finance graduates have the advantage of exemption from the Corporate Investment exam of its CFC qualification.

  • Study one of the most reputable Masters within the investment banking community
  • Focus on highly specialised topics such as private equity, corporate governance and mergers and acquisitions.
  • Experience a practice-centred delivery approach including hands-on sessions, case studies, financial analysis simulations and programming sessions.
  • Benefit from professional exam exemptions from the CFC qualification.
  • Choose from over 15 elective modules to gain specialisation in a wide array of finance topics

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Markets
  • Quantitative Methods for Finance
  • Securities, Futures, and Options
  • Fixed Income and Equity Investments

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 9 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

Minimum 2:1 or the equivalent from an overseas institution

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24900 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 24900 GBP per year during 9 months.
  • EU/EEA

    17300 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 17300 GBP per year during 9 months.

Living costs for Reading

903 - 1382 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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