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Finance

University College London (UCL)

12 months
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38000 GBP/year
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About

The Finance MSc from University College London (UCL) covers the key aspects of finance underpinning effective functioning within the financial sector. 

Overview

The Finance programme from University College London (UCL) engages with the theory and application of core concepts in a variety of topics including corporate finance, portfolio management, asset pricing, derivatives, behavioural finance or mergers and divestments, and other essentials. Students will develop transferable skills to help them assume leadership roles.

Students will acquire a firm grasp of fundamental finance-related concepts, and be able to apply their knowledge to practical tasks by, for example, utilising mathematical models to predict market behaviour. Graduates will acquire the skills and knowledge required to work in any of the major financial centres from New York, to London, to Tokyo - indeed, globally.

Careers

The scope of the financial industry at national and international level is extensive, and includes a range of types of banks, investment and hedge funds, asset management companies, insurance companies, rating agencies, brokers, and large, medium and boutique financial companies specialising in generic and bespoke products and services. 

The aim of the Finance MSc is to prepare individuals for effective roles in any of these different organisations within the financial industry.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Advanced Derivatives Modelling and Portfolio Theory
  • Advanced Quantitative Methods for Finance
  • Asset Pricing
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Mathematics
  • Financial Econometrics
  • Hedge Fund Strategies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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    • We recommend you apply as soon as possible. The programme may remain open if places are still available and will be closed as soon as it is full or by 30 June.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of an upper-second class Bachelor's degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard in one of the following subjects: Finance, mathematics, engineering, economic theory, science or statistics.
  • Degrees from other disciplines may be considered if they are related to finance and/or mathematics.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 38000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    38000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 38000 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 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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