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Investment Management

Heriot-Watt University

12 months
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17304 GBP/year
7776 GBP/year
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About

One of the UK's most established Investment Management MSc programmes at Heriot-Watt University, this CFA Accredited degree provides access to the expertise of leading finance academics and senior investment professionals, and hands on experience of Bloomberg Trading Terminals.

Overview

Edinburgh is a major centre for investment management with a long and proud history. The MSc in Investment Management provides key investment knowledge with a specific industry focus. A unique feature of the programme is the Current Topics in Investment Management course, where senior investment practitioners give weekly guest lectures, providing insight into the investment industry and allowing students to gain a real-life perspective on the knowledge and theories they are studying.

Highlights

  • Our MSc Investment Management programme from Heriot-Watt University is recognised as an affiliated degree by the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute (CFA®) through their University Affiliation Program.
  • Heriot-Watt University opened its very own Bloomberg Trading Room in September 2018. Equipped with 12 state-of-the-art Bloomberg Terminals, this world-class facility provides opportunity to learn real-world financial skills. 
  • You will be able to gain a Bloomberg Certificate to show that you can use the industry-standard software which provides live financial data and trading tools to the world's leading banks and organisations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Capital Markets
  • Current Topics in Investment Management
  • Portfolio Management
  • Research Methods
  • Corporate Finance 
  • Corporate Governance

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National deadline is for Scottish and RUK students.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A good Honours degree (first or second class), or its non-UK equivalent, in a relevant subject from a recognised British or overseas university.

  • No investment management experience is required but some prior knowledge of finance and/or accounting would be an advantage.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17304 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17304 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7776 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7776 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part time fees:

  • UK/EU: £3,888
  • Overseas: £8,652

Living costs for Edinburgh

725 - 1167 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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