University of Portsmouth: Corporate Finance
|Institution||University of Portsmouth View institution profile|
|Department||Faculty of Business and Law|
|Telephone||023 9284 2991|
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.
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:
* General management
* Investment analysis
* Investment banking
* Corporate financial management within non-financial companies
* Commercial Finance Analyst
* Bid Pricing Executive
* Finance Internship
* Graduate Econometrician
* Hedge Fund Manager
|Level||RQF Level 7|
A second-class honours degree in a relevant or related subject, which includes some element of statistics or quantitative methods, or equivalent professional experience and/or qualifications.
English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.
The way you’re assessed may depend on the modules you select. As a guide, students on this course last year were typically assessed as follows:
What you'll study on this MSc Corporate Finance degree course
You need to study modules worth a total of 180 credits. For example, 4 module worth 30 credits and 1 module worth 60 credits.
We use the best and most current research and professional practice alongside feedback from our students to make sure course content is relevant to your future career or further studies.
Therefore, some course content may change over time to reflect changes in the discipline or industry.
Work experience and career planning
When you finish the course, our Careers and Employability service can help you find a job that puts your skills to work in the finance industry.
After you leave the University, you can get help, advice and support for up to 5 years from our Careers and Employability service as you advance in your career.
ASK provides one-to-one support in areas such as:
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|EU||10500 GBP for Year 1|
|Channel Islands||10500 GBP for Year 1|
|International||15100 GBP for Year 1|
|England||10500 GBP for Year 1|
|Scotland||10500 GBP for Year 1|
|Wales||10500 GBP for Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||10500 GBP for Year 1|
University of Portsmouth
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