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35100 GBP/year
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About

This Venture Capital and Private Equity with Financial Technology programme at University College London (UCL) focuses on three key pillars: venture capital; private markets; and FinTech start-ups. These three financial pillars are studied in combination; with comparisons and links drawn between them throughout the programme.

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Overview

You will cover the most innovative aspects of start-up activities and Fintech in order to analyse how timing, governance, value creation, competitive dynamics, alternative business models, and performance management can determine the scale-up, growth, and success of companies.

Employability

This Venture Capital and Private Equity with Financial Technology programme at University College London (UCL)  will equip you with an in-depth understanding of venture capital, private equity and start-up business modelling, with a focus on FinTech.

You will gain valuable skills in both developing and evaluating financial business models, placing you in a strong position to pursue a career in the competitive markets of venture capital and private equity, or to develop your own entrepreneurial venture.

Programme Structure

Topics include:

  • valuation concepts and principles
  • financial reporting
  • regulation and taxation rules and laws
  • financial technology
  • portfolio management and asset allocation
  • innovative business modelling and start-ups
  • data analytics and machine learning.

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
    • 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's full or by 30 June.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
99

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
99

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of an upper second-class Bachelor's degree (or equivalent overseas qualification) such as economics, finance, mathematics, physics, statistics or engineering.
  • Relevant work experience in the finance industry is highly recommended but not essential. This includes (but is not limited to) experience as an analyst, risk or portfolio manager, trader or business entrepreneur.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35100 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    35100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35100 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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