This Financial Economics programme offered by City, University of London will help you develop new and existing skills, significantly enhance your specialist knowledge and prepare you for relevant work.
You gain exposure to the regulatory and policy aspects of finance with world-class academic training in theory, quantitative methods and a selection of applied modules.
The teaching covers areas including financial markets, the roles of major financial institutions and deep empirical investigations.
A developed understanding of modern economic theory relevant to financial topics gives you a wide perspective to inform your future ambitions.
The dissertation track is also an ideal pathway to an Economics or Finance PhD.
When you complete this programme there will be many different career pathways open to you. Your ambitions may be shaped by the optional modules you take during the course.
You might consider working as a consultant in the financial industry, or as a banker or quantitative analyst. Many other industries require financial and analytical expertise.
The recent graduates have secured roles including:
- Economic Analyst at BlackRock
- Cash Funding Analyst at Mizuho International
- Quantitative Analyst at BNP Paribas.
- Financial Markets
- Financial Derivatives
- Financial Markets
- Corporate Finance
- Applied Econometrics
- International Macroeconomics
- Asset Pricing
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesEconomics Finance Actuarial Science View 106 other Masters in Actuarial Science in United Kingdom
To apply for this course, you should have:
- Some mathematical background (A-level, IB, AP or any other equivalent secondary school qualification).
- An upper second-class degree (or equivalent) undergraduate degree in Mathematics, economics or a related discipline (e.g. Finance, Physics, Engineering, Computer Science).
Students with a good lower second-class undergraduate degree in one of the above disciplines might be considered on a case-by-case basis.
All students must also meet the English language requirement for the programme as specified.
International19527 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 19527 GBP per year during 12 months.
National14490 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14490 GBP per year during 12 months.
Part-time per year
- UK: £7,245
- Overseas/EU: £9,763
Living costs for London
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.