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.
You'll gain the skills that will allow you to work in a variety of organisations. These include:
- Multinational companies
- Securities firms
- Financial consultancies.
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- Theory of Finance
- Either Continuous-time Finance or Financial Market Microstructure
- Corporate Finance
- Financial Markets
- Development and Finance
- Financial Engineering
- Financial Risk Management
- Fixed Income Securities
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- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
Applications can be submitted year-round, but we recommend you apply as early as possible as entry to many courses is competitive.
DisciplinesBusiness Administration Finance Financial Mathematics View 866 other Masters in Finance in United Kingdom
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- 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.
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International25240 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25240 GBP per year during 12 months.
National10130 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10130 GBP per year during 12 months.
Living costs for York
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.