Combining up-to-the-minute theory with practical application, our carefully devised MSc in Finance will prepare you for diverse roles with the flexibility to tailor your studies in areas such as Corporate, Sustainable, or Investment Finance.

50th in the FT Masters in Finance Rankings (2024)
29th in the QS Finance Master's Rankings (2024)
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The MSc in Finance allows you to mix different areas of finance or focus on:

  • Corporate Finance
  • Sustainable Finance
  • Finance & Investment
Entry requirements

Consult our entry requirements to find out the minimum academic and professional requirements, and for advice on how to build a strong application.

Entry requirements
Programme structure

Browse an overview of the typical structure of the Finance MSc including comprehensive information on compulsory and option courses.

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Career development

Our Student Development Team will support your career aspirations by focusing on key skills such as teamwork, networking, and job search strategies.

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Fees and living expenses

When budgeting please consider associated administration fees and expenses as well as our funding support

Programme costs

Industry opportunities

Our strong connection to industry is embedded in the programme through guest lectures and the opportunity to engage with business figures.

Engagement with industry