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Finance Analytics

King's College London

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
35500 GBP/year
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Finance Analytics MSc at King's College London combines a rigorous academic programme that teaches the most recent developments in data analytics with a unique practitioners’ view of how these developments are shaping the practical aspects of finance. 

Overview

With a focus on big data analytics, Finance Analytics MSc at King's College London is designed to provide you with rigorous applied training in quantitative and empirical methods in Finance. Students will acquire the knowledge and develop the skills and expertise needed for a broad range of careers in finance and other multinational organisations.

Key benefits

  • Learn about the internal workings of corporations, financial institutions and financial services firms, and their inter-relationships.
  • Become familiar with latest development in FinTech and automation, including Robo-advice and trading.
  • Located in the heart of London, King’s Business School has a strong reputation for research-led teaching and close links to the financial industry.
  • Our course is most suitable if you have a background in either Finance, Economics or Business, or have a degree with some quantitative elements.
  • Throughout your studies, you will have access to a state-of-the-art “trading room” with Bloomberg machines, and you will receive optional reinforcement classes in programming (e.g., Matlab, R, Python).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Big Data Analytics in Finance 
  • Principles of Finance 
  • Data Analysis and Visualisation 
  • Business Risk Analytics 
  • FinTech Analytics and Robo Trading 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate degree with high 2:1 honours (i.e. overall average of at least 65% across all years of study) required in a social or applied science (e.g. finance, economics, management, engineering, applied mathematics, computer science or other relevant subject) or equivalent overseas qualification. 
  • Our programme is most suitable if you have some quantitative background in either finance and/or economics or have a degree with some quantitative elements.
  • A personal statement of up to 4,000 characters (maximum 2 pages) is required.
  • A copy (or copies) of your official academic transcript(s), showing the subjects studied and marks obtained.
  • Two references are required with at least one academic. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    35500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    35500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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