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City, University of London

M.Sc.
12 months
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29500 GBP/year
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The master's in Finance programme at City, University of London - Cass Business School is your opportunity to deepen your knowledge of the area. You kick off with a term of foundation modules that cement your understanding of finance, corporate finance, accounting and econometrics.

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Overview

You build on that core knowledge with a term where you tailor the course to your own subject preferences.

You can choose to specialise in either finance or corporate finance, or to remain broad to acquire an all-round, post-graduate qualification in finance.

Flexibility is built into the MSc Finance programme at  City, University of London - Cass Business School through a comprehensive choice of electives including a number of optional overseas electives in locations such as New York, Singapore & Dubai.

What will you learn

On the master's in Finance postgraduate degree you will:

  • Acquire a comprehensive grasp of the principles and applications of finance
  • Develop your range of technical and conceptual skills
  • Gain broad experience of quantitative techniques
  • Develop your understanding of a wide range of financial issues across all industry sectors
  • Network with your peers and senior finance industry professionals in the City of London
  • Gain a highly valuable international, multicultural perspective
  • Acquire a flexible qualification suitable for a wide range of roles in global finance.

Career

Graduates from the MSc in Finance programme secure positions in companies including:

  • Business Analyst – Global Services – State Street
  • Financial Analyst – Payments - Bank of America Merrill Lynch
  • Associate – Financial Advisory Services – Deloitte
  • Product & Sales Management Analyst - Private Banking Middle East – Credit Suisse
  • Finance Placement Analyst – Finance – Goldman Sachs
  • Trainee Analyst - Private Equity Buyout – Ardian
  • Graduate Analyst - Customer Banking Solution – Barclays
  • M&A Intern – Corporate Finance – ING Bank
  • Asset Management Tax intern – Asset Management – KPMG.

Accreditation

  • CIMA
  • ACCA
  • CFA Programme Partner

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Corporate Finance and Valuation
  • Financial Reporting
  • Research Methods for Finance Professionals
  • Statistics in Finance
  • Theory of Finance
  • Asset Management
  • Derivatives and Risk Management
  • Advanced Corporate Finance

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

90 ECTS
180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
600
800 (recommended)

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.
104
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).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A UK upper second class degree or above, or the equivalent from an overseas institution.
  • Some level of previous study or evidence of skills in finance or quantitative methods is essential.
  • GMAT: Highly recommended. A well-balanced score in the range of 600-800 will significantly strengthen your application.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    29500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    29500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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