University of Portsmouth: Corporate Finance

InstitutionUniversity of Portsmouth View institution profile
Department Faculty of Business and Law
Telephone 023 9284 2991
Study type Taught


Interested in joining the high-flying world of corporate finance, or working in corporate financial services in the banking or investment banking sector? Then our MSc Corporate Finance degree course is for you.

This MSc Corporate Finance degree course focuses on the global aspects of corporate finance management. You'll cover the three key areas of finance: corporate finance, financial markets and institutions, and investments.

Once you graduate, you'll have all the necessary skills for a career in many professions, including accountancy, investment analysis, banking and investment banking.

**Accredited by**
The University of Portsmouth is recognised as a centre of excellence for finance teaching by the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI).

On successful completion of your Bloomberg training you will be awarded the Bloomberg Certificate, an essential qualification for all city professionals.

**What you'll experience**
On this course, you'll:

* Learn from academic staff with research and consultancy experience

* Benefit from our close links to industry

* Access our extensive financial databases, which include Bloomberg, DataStream and Bank Scope

* Make use of our library facilities and 24-hour internet access to leading databases

**Careers and opportunities**
This course will give you the skills you need to understand the complexities of modern financial markets. These skills are in high demand, so you’ll be in a strong position to pursue a career in finance.

**What jobs can you do with a Corporate Finance degree?**
Career opportunities include:

* Accountancy

* General management

* Investment analysis

* Banking

* Investment banking

* Corporate financial management within non-financial companies

* Commercial Finance Analyst

* Bid Pricing Executive

* Finance Internship

* Graduate Econometrician

* Hedge Fund Manager


University of Portsmouth

We are the University of Portsmouth: a new breed of university, dedicated to your personal growth and development. Our horizons are broad. Our instinct is to explore. Our promise is to inspire.

Taught qualification or independent research? On-campus teaching or online part-time study? At Portsmouth, you can choose from a wide range of subjects and modes of study.

Why Portsmouth?

  • No.21 university in the UK (Guardian University Guide 2020)
  • Outstanding Gold-rated teaching for our students (TEF)
  • Dedicated Graduate School supporting all research students
  • Top 25% of universities for postgraduate research student experience (PRES Postgraduate Research Experience ...

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