It develops student knowledge and understanding of academic finance and of the financial sector, including theory, empirical research and practical issues. It is designed for those who wish to pursue a professional career which calls for familiarity with the financial world.
- The Finance programme from Heriot-Watt University is also designed to provide the knowledge base and the analytical and research skills necessary for doctoral study in finance.
- Many graduates pursue careers in the financial sector, some within Edinburgh, a major centre for fund management, and home to two of the world’s largest banks.
Heriot-Watt University is accredited as a Bloomberg Experiential Learning Partner, recognising us as a leader in experiential learning in the area of finance.
- Corporate Finance
- Corporate Governance
- Research Methods
- Financial Analysis
- Research in Finance
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
National deadline is for Scottish and RUK students.
DisciplinesEconomics Finance Accounting View 751 other Masters in Finance in United Kingdom
A good Honours degree (first or second class), or its non-UK equivalent, in a relevant subject from a recognised British or overseas university.
- Work or project experience in the area of finance will be of further advantage.
International17304 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 17304 GBP per year during 12 months.
National7776 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7776 GBP per year during 12 months.
Part time fees:
- UK/EU: £3,888
- Overseas: £8,652
Living costs for Edinburgh
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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