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25240 GBP/year
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About

Gain access to exceptional teaching and facilities. Using your prior knowledge of economics or the natural sciences, this Finance course from University of York will give you a thorough grounding in theoretical and applied finance.

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Overview

Careers and skills

This Finance course from University of York will provide you with the essential postgraduate skills you need to follow a career in applied or quantitative finance. It will act as a stepping stone to a financial position in, for example, financial analysis, investment management or corporate finance. The Masters is also an ideal basis for progression to a PhD.

Many of our students have gone on to forge careers in academia or central banks. Others have followed careers as investment analysts, financial advisers, and consultants in commercial banks, stockbrokers and other financial institutions.​​​

Career opportunities

You'll gain the skills that will allow you to work in a variety of organisations. These include:

  • Banks
  • Multinational companies
  • Securities firms
  • Financial consultancies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theory of Finance 
  • Econometrics 
  • Either Continuous-time Finance or Financial Market Microstructure
  • Corporate Finance 
  • Financial Markets 
  • Development and Finance 
  • Financial Engineering
  • Financial Risk Management 
  • Fixed Income Securities 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications can be submitted year-round, but we recommend you apply as early as possible as entry to many courses is competitive.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:1 or equivalent in Economics or a related subject. You may also be considered if your degree is in Mathematics, Computing, Engineering or a Science subject if you also have a strong background in elements of mathematical training, including statistics or econometrics.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25240 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25240 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10130 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10130 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for York

646 - 1124 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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