M.Sc. Blended

Financial Services Management

University of South Wales

24 months
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The part time MSc Financial Services Management from University of South Wales has been created for those who wish to commence or develop their career in the Financial Services sector.


The Financial Services Management course from the University of South Wales aims to provide you with the skills and attributes needed to become a fully rounded financial services sector professional. 

It will help to prepare you to work in a wide variety of roles in areas such as marketing, project management, finance, risk, compliance and transformation/change.

You will develop knowledge and understanding of models, techniques, theories and advanced trending practices pertinent to the financial services sector and the skills to critically evaluate and apply them in the workplace to create value.

The wellbeing and health and safety of our students and staff is paramount to us. We are committed to delivering all of our courses and services as safely as possible. Due to the pandemic, the methods and activities adopted for the coming year may differ from those previously published and may be subject to further change through the course of your study if such change is necessary due to public health concerns, health and safety guidance or in response to Government Guidelines. 


This programme prepares you to work in the financial services sector. This includes diverse areas such as banking, insurance, mortgage lending, leasing, car finance and investment management. FinTech, RegTech, InsurTech and WealthTech are some of the terms linked to the rapidly evolving technical solutions being deployed within the sector.

Graduates have been employed within financial services sector employers in roles such as:

  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • HR
  • Risk and Compliance
  • Commercial Lending
  • Fund Management/Analysis
  • Finance Analyst
  • Business Intelligence
  • Project Management
  • Continuous Improvement

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Applied Research Methods for Financial Services 
  • Customer Insight in the Financial Services Sector 
  • Financial Services Project Approaches
  • Leadership & Influencing 
  • Advanced Technologies for Financial Services
  • Innovation & Entrepreneurial Skills in FS 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum 2:2 Honours degree from a UK university, or recognised EU equivalent qualification.

Tuition Fee

  • TBC

Living costs for Cardiff

628 - 1066 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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