MSc in Finance


MSc in Finance is central to organisational decision-making. Dealing with issues around investment, valuations and shareholders requires a clear understanding of the role played by financial markets and intermediaries, the importance of risk analysis and how to construct efficient portfolios. By providing you with an understanding of the principal methods and techniques of financial management, the course enables you to deal with complex financial situations effectively.

Programme Modules

Stage 01

  • Foundations of Professional Knowledge and Skills
  • Foundations of Financial Analysis and Investment
  • Financial Statements: Theory, Practice, Critique
  • Strategic Financial Management
  • Financial Modelling

Stage 02

  • Financial Risk Management
  • Corporate Finance
  • Two elective modules - your choice

Stage 03

  • Research Methods
  • Dissertation

Elective Modules (Two Elective Modules)

You must choose at least one elective module from the finance and accounting group.

Finance and accounting electives

  • International Finance and Globalisation
  • Performance Measurement: Quantitative Approaches
  • Public Finance

Management and Marketing electives

  • Alternative Economies
  • Benchmarking
  • Branding and Communications
  • Business to Business Marketing and Supply Chain Management
  • Consumption, Society and Culture
  • Employee Relations
  • International Marketing
  • International Organisational Behaviour
  • Knowledge Management
  • Managing Information: Technology and System
  • Marketing of Services
  • Project Management for Information Technology
  • Retail Marketing
  • Strategic Human Resource Management
  • Total Quality Management

Awarding body : University of Leicester -UK

Intakes : Feb / May / Aug / Nov


2 - 5 Years

Course Level

Masters / PhD





Contact Details

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