12 months
25240 GBP/year
10130 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Project Analysis, Finance and Investment programme from University of York helps you gain the skills you need to pursue a successful career with a financial institution, consultancy firm, government department or international agency.

Visit the official programme website for more information


Global employers highly value advanced analytical skills in finance and economics.

If you do not have a strong background in economics, but have other relevant qualifications or experience, you can take a Summer Session course in Economics and Quantitative Methods.

Careers and skills

This Project Analysis, Finance and Investment programme from University of York will help you acquire or develop the analytical skills in economics and finance you need for a successful career as an investment analyst, financial adviser, project manager or consultant. The MSc is also an ideal basis for progression to a PhD.

Career opportunities

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

  • Central and commercial banks
  • Stockbrokers and other financial institutions
  • Consultancy firms
  • Government departments
  • International agencies such as the World Bank.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Investment and Portfolio Management
  • Corporate Finance
  • Fixed Income Securities
  • Applied Microeconomics 
  • Econometrics 
  • Statistics and Econometrics 
  • Development and Finance 
  • Financial Markets 

Key information


  • 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.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2:1 or equivalent in Economics, Finance or a related discipline, with evidence on your degree transcript of strong grades in economics, mathematics and statistics modules at an intermediate (2nd year) level.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • 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.


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.

Our partners

Project Analysis, Finance and Investment
University of York


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!