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Choosing a masters

The table below summarises the key aspects of each programme to help you choose which one is appropriate for your background and ambitions.

ProgrammeEntry RequirementProgramme Overview
Accounting and Financeat least a good 2.2 honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in a quantitative subjectOffered jointly with School of Business and Management. A focus on  financial reporting and management accounting
Banking and Finance
(Part time study option available)
at least a good 2.2 honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in any subject but with some quantitative elements.Our largest programme. Offers a broad-based training in Finance 
Behavioural FinanceAt least a 2.1 (or overseas equivalent) in any subject but with some quantitative elements.Focus on Behavioural Finance & Economics

CFA pathway available

Can lead to M.Res/Phd

Business Finance

 

at least a good 2.2 honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in any subject but with some quantitative elementsFocus on Corporate finance 


Economics

At least a 2.1 honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in a quantitative subject with an excellent performance in the quantitative elements.A rigorous training in core areas in economics

Can lead to M.Res/Phd
FinanceAt least a 2.1 (or overseas equivalent) in a quantitative subject with a good performance in quantitative elements.

Advanced study in all key areas of finance

CFA pathway available.

Can lead to M.Res/Phd
Finance and EconometricsAt least a 2.1 honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in a quantitative subject with an excellent performance in the quantitative elements.

A rigorous training in core areas in finance and econometrics

Can lead to M.Res/Phd

Investment and Finance
(Part time study option available)
at least a good 2.2 honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in a quantitative subjectFocus on Capital Markets, Asset Pricing, and Trading

CISI Wealth Management pathway available
Law and Finance
 (Part time study option available)
At least a 2.1 honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in Law or Finance (Economics) or a good 2.2 with related qualifications or experience.Offered jointly with the School of Law. Focus on Law and Finance
LLM Law and Economics
(Part time study option available)
At least a 2.1 honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in Law or Economics (Finance) or A good 2.2 with related qualifications or experience.Offered jointly with the School of Law.

Focus on the economic analysis of the law
Mathematical Finance
(Part time study option available)
At least a 2.1 honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in a quantitative subject with an excellent performance in the quantitative elements.Offered jointly with the School of Mathematical Sciences.

Focus on modern mathematical theories and techniques as applied to finance.
Wealth Managementat least a good 2.2 honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in a quantitative subjectFocus on Wealth management
Pre-Masters Graduate Diploma in Economics and FinanceUndergraduate degree in any subject and level considered

Designed for students who may not meet our entry requirements for a Masters degree programme.

6 or 12 month programme available

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