Loughborough University: Corporate Finance
|Department||School of Business and Economics View department profile|
This applied programme is aimed at students who wish to prepare for a career in the treasury department of a large company or for the corporate finance team of an investment bank. It would also prepare you for a management consultancy role with a finance focus or an advisory role with an accounting or professional services company. You will be taught by internationally renowned academics who are able to bring fresh insights into their teaching; both from their research, and their advisory roles on government policy and in industry. Research strengths include corporate finance, accounting, financial markets and corporate governance. Teaching is academically rigorous and strong emphasis is placed on practical relevance. Our MSc Corporate Finance programme shares a common taught first semester with MSc Finance ,and MSc Finance & Investment before specialising in Corporate Finance in semesters two and three.
|Level||RQF Level 7|
An honours degree (2:1 or above) or equivalent overseas qualification in business, accounting, maths, physics, engineering, computing, economics or a minor in finance. Clear evidence of quantitative ability is required regardless of degree background.
Applications will also be considered from those who do not meet the previous criteria but who can demonstrate numerical proficiency and have either:
- an appropriate professional qualification in finance
Modules are assessed by a combination of examinations and skills-based coursework. In general, the weight on examinations is higher than on coursework.
Semester 1: Principles of Finance; Financial Markets and Institutions; Financial Reporting and Company Performance; and Methods for Financial Data Analysis.
Semester 2: Corporate Finance; International Financial Management; Financial Statements and Business Valuation; Business Communication for Finance; Business Economics; Small Business and Entrepreneurship; Global Financial Markets and the Financial Crisis; and Portfolio Management.
Summer: Corporate Governance and Responsibility; Advanced Corporate Finance; and Corporate Financial Analysis.
|EU||13800 GBP for Year 1|
|England||13800 GBP for Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||13800 GBP for Year 1|
|Scotland||13800 GBP for Year 1|
|Wales||13800 GBP for Year 1|
|Channel Islands||13800 GBP for Year 1|
|International||21900 GBP for Year 1|
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