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Finance and Investment

Nottingham University Business School

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
24975 GBP/year
12960 GBP/year
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About

The course has a distinct quantitative focus and includes both theoretical concepts as well as their applications. You will benefit from real-time access to our Bloomberg Terminals and you will learn to utilise data to analyse financial instruments and help make effective decisions.

Overview

You will study a variety of modules across two semesters as well as a summer dissertation. The taught component consists of five core modules plus two options from a wide range of modules. This includes topics in corporate finance, capital markets, and financial security valuation as well as a thorough grounding in research methods for finance and a chance to study behavioural finance.

Key facts

  • This course is recognised by the Chartered Financial Analysts Institute's university recognition programme
  • Ranked in The Financial Times top 65 Global Masters in Finance 2018 – pre-experience programmes
  • Part of an elite group of EQUIS and AMBA accredited business schools
  • 6th in the UK for research power in the latest Research Excellence Framework, with teaching underpinned by the latest developments
  • An inspiring research portfolio worth £799m
  • 91.1% of MSc graduates from Nottingham University Business School secured work, self-employment or further study within six months of graduation
  • More than 19,000 Business School alumni connect you to a powerful global network of business contacts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Capital Market Analysis
  • Corporate Finance
  • Quantitative Research Methods for Finance and Accounting
  • Derivative Investment
  • Fixed Interest Investment

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

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

English requirements

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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2.1 (international equivalent) in accounting, business studies, economics, finance or management; outstanding degrees in any quantitative discipline also considered. We will only consider students with a strong quantitative/mathematics background. You must have completed (at 2:1 or above UK or international equivalent) at least two of the following subject areas in the final two years of study: mathematics, statistics, quantitative research methods, finance, computational finance, and econometrics.
  • Personal statement and a list of modules being studied in the final year (for applicants who have not yet completed their undergraduate degree)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24975 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24975 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    12960 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12960 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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