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Finance and Business Economics

Alliance Manchester Business School

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
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30000 GBP/year
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About

Learn the finance essentials from derivatives and investments, to mergers and acquisitions and global markets with the Finance and Business Economics program from Alliance Manchester Business School.

Overview

This master's in Finance and Business Economics from Alliance Manchester Business School enables you to work with our award-winning finance experts to build in-demand quantitative skills. You will gain the essential information needed to pursue a range of exciting finance careers at an international level.

The MSc Finance course has both CFA Institute Affiliate status and Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) status which positions you to progress to a research degree. It is also linked to The Manchester Accounting and Finance Group – one of the leading accounting and finance units in Europe.

Career opportunities

The course provides training for a research degree and general training for those who wish to take up specialist positions in Finance (such as a Financial Analyst) or those who wish to subsequently pursue a research and/or an academic career via a PhD in Finance.

Programme Structure

Core modules:

  • Essentials of Finance
  • Cross Sectional Econometrics
  • International Macroeconomics and Global Capital Markets
  • International Finance
  • Portfolio Investment
  • Derivative Securities
  • Corporate Finance
  • Business Economics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • We operate a staged admissions process with selection deadlines throughout the year. 

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
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).
7
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
66

Other requirements

General requirements

  • We require a First or Upper Second class honours degree (2:1, with 60% average) from a UK university or the overseas equivalent. 
  • You need a degree in finance, economics or maths.  You must have taken a significant number of finance and quantitative courses during your degree (accounting is not considered to be finance). You must be taking a major or specialisation in finance in your final year and need to achieve top-level results in final year finance subjects.  You must also demonstrate a solid background in quantitative skills, econometrics or maths. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    30000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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