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Every 12 weeks
Specialisations
6 Specialisations
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MSc & MA Finance & Investment (Financial Risk Management)
Duration
18 to 36 months
Fees
£9,500
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Discover the advanced skills and knowledge required to stabilise, protect, and enhance a company’s value.
The Dual MA & MSc in Finance and Investment (Financial Risk Management) equips you with the knowledge and practical business skills needed to apply your expertise to investment frameworks, as well as equipping you with the competencies needed to work in areas such as security analysis, derivatives, and alternative investment strategies. Become key in your company and career with this powerful dual qualification.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of the Dual MA & MSc in Finance and Investment (Financial Risk Management) will possess career-ready skills in:

  • Business and financial analysis
  • Quantitative methodology and financial markets
  • Equity and fixed income investments
  • Managing the risks associated with financial institutions
  • Derivatives and alternative investments
  • You will study your programme with the online learning organisation InterActive, a leader in the provision of e-learning. Your programme modules and learning content are delivered via InterActive’s Canvas study platform, and feature the following resources:

    • Professionally produced video lectures created by leading business practitioners.
    • A designated tutor who will provide support and feedback throughout your programme.
    • Case Studies and Discussion Questions to enhance your understanding of theory in context.
    • Downloadable e-books and free library resources to aid your assignment writing and research.
    • Access to online forums where you can share and discuss new concepts with fellow students and professionals from around the world.
    • UK undergraduate degree or equivalent - any subject area
    • English levels 5.5 IELTS (5.5 in all bands) or equivalent*
    • Relevant work experience is an asset, but no work experience is required

    Students who fail to meet academic requirements can be assessed on their relevant work experience (3 years management experience minimum for mature study route)

  • The Dual MA/MSc in Finance and Investment degree syllabus considers today's challenging business environment and the financial expertise you need to excel within it. The 3 core and 3 elective modules will equip you with a deep understanding of investments and financial statements, corporate finance, financial econometrics and advanced asset pricing. The final research project will give you hands-on experience, ensuring your competence in a financial decision-making environment. Follow this link to see the full programme syllabus

  • Based on 2015-2016 class

     

Faculty and Students

Barbara Szwarc
Working at an investment bank and studying at the same time can be tricky - time management is key. The mobility of studying online is a big plus.
— Barbara Szwarc, Poland
Erick Canales
I decided to study online because I work full-time as an accountant, and I know it’s really difficult to study formally in a classroom every day.
— Erick Canales, Mexico

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