Financial Services

University of Limerick

12 months
14228 EUR/year
8684 EUR/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The MSc in Financial Services offered by University of Limerick is a one-year full-time programme of study designed to equip students with the balance of academic knowledge and technical skills that are required for high value-added positions available in the Financial Services industry in Ireland and abroad.


Why should you consider an MSc in Financial Services at University of Limerick?

  • Exceptional employment prospects
  • The MSc in Financial Services won the GradIreland Postgraduate course of the year 2011 – business
  • The Kemmy Business School is the only campus in Ireland with a fully equipped Trading Floor offering students the ability to deepen their theoretical understanding and provides valuable market experience
  • The MSc in Financial services offers students electives which allow them to tailor their academic programme
  • The programme includes valuable professional development and self-positioning skills – an increasingly important ability in today’s competitive job market
  • Trading Floor certification and an international business trip are included in the programme

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Corporate Responsibility
  • Research Methodologies in Finance
  • Professional Development 
  • Global Finance and Capital Markets
  • Derivative Markets
  • Financial Analysis and Governance
  • Wealth and Portfolio Management
  • Research Methodology in Finance Workshops
  • Dissertation
  • International Business Workshop

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications for EU students are accepted on a rolling basis




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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants will possess a minimum 2:2 honours primary degree in a relevant discipline (for example, business, finance, economics, social science and mathematics).  
  • However, students from cognate backgrounds are also encouraged to apply. An interview may form part of the application process. Applicants who cannot satisfy the minimum 2:2 honors primary degree requirement may be accepted on the basis of relevant professional experience.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14228 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14228 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8684 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8684 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.


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Financial Services
University of Limerick