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12 months
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10839 EUR/year
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About

This one-year Finance programme University West offers the quantitative and theoretical tools required for a successful career as a financial analyst. 

Overview

In this Finance programme from University West you’ll learn from highly qualified researchers, lecturers, professors and representatives from business – from both Sweden and abroad. 

Your degree gives you expertise in the main areas of applied finance (corporate finance, pricing, risk management and financial institutions) and a solid foundation in economics, business and industry – making you highly employable in the international job market.

Kick-start Your Career As A Financial Analyst

The Master in Finance fast-tracks you to a successful career as a financial analyst in Sweden or abroad. We cooperate with accreditation organisations such as SwedSec and the CFA Society Sweden and cover the knowledge necessary to work as a financial analyst.

Learn From Uniquely Diverse And Qualified Team

Over the course of one year you’ll have the opportunity to engage with and learn from accomplished professionals from business, as well as an experienced team of researchers, lecturers and professors. Not only are these experts highly qualified, they place importance on passing their knowledge on to you. Each expert is well prepared and eager to engage with our Master in Finance students.

Career

The programme provides a scientific foundation that you can directly apply in professional roles such as insurance broker, realtor and financial advisor. After completing the Master in Finance (MSc) you’ll be qualified to work in a variety of sectors and branches:

Private sector

  • Industrial and financial firms
  • Banks
  • Wealth and asset managing companies such as mutual/pension/hedge funds
  • National and international companies

Government agencies

  • Ministry of Finance
  • The Central Bank
  • Tax Authority
  • Social Insurance Agency
  • Central Bureau of Statistics

International bodies

  • EU
  • UN
  • IMF
  • OECD
  • World Bank

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Financial Reporting and Analysis (including ethical considerations for financial profession)
  • Industrial Restructuring and Entrepreneurship
  • Advanced Research Methods in Finance
  • Portfolio Management and Alternative Investment
  • International Finance
  • Fixed Income Fundamentals and Derivatives
  • Degree Project in Finance

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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.
90
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).
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
62

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree worth 180 credits with 90 credits in the major subject field of economics with at least 7.5 credits in finance at the intermediate level and 7.5 credits in econometrics, statistics, or the equivalent.
  • Alternatively, a bachelor’s degree worth 180 credits with 90 credits in the major subject field of business administration, with at least 7.5 credits in micro- economics and 7.5 credits in macro-economics and at least 7.5 credits in finance at the intermediate level and 7.5 credits in econometrics, statistics, or the equivalent

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10839 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10839 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  •  SEK 114,000 for non-EU/EEA students

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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