The practical, theoretical and numerical skills learnt through the programme, as well as the global perspective that will be gained through classroom learning and discussions, will leave you well qualified for a range of finance related professions.

Knowledge and understanding

By the end of the programme, students will be able to:

  • Apply and critically evaluate finance and investment theory with particular reference to the operation of financial markets
  • Apply and critically evaluate corporate finance techniques
  • Apply and critically evaluate theories of financial statements and related analysis

Graduate attributes

By the end of the programme, students will be able to:

  • Identify, define and analyse problems and identify and create process to solve them
  • Exercise critical judgement in creating new understanding
  • Demonstrate advanced numeracy and quantitative skills
  • Undertake independent learning and display independent thought, acknowledging the importance and limitations of their own knowledge
  • Respond effectively to unfamiliar problems in unfamiliar contexts
  • Identify and evaluate social, cultural, global, ethical and environmental responsibilities and issues
  • Ability to present clearly and cohesively both orally and in writing
  • Capacity for synthesising written and verbal information
  • Engage and work effectively in groups
  • Effectively manage time and workload demands within a dynamic and challenging work environment
  • Confidently transfer knowledge from one domain to another