University of Westminster, London: Finance (International Finance)
|Institution||University of Westminster, London View institution profile|
|Department||Finance and Accounting|
|Telephone||+44 (0)207 915 5511|
The Finance MSc (International Finance) has been designed specifically to meet the emerging needs of employers in the global financial services sector. This highly flexible course provides you with financial skills that are at the cutting edge of knowledge and developments in our industry, as well as the freedom to specialise in your area of interest.
This unique mode of study will give you the basic theory and analytical skills you need in finance, followed by in-depth learning either in banking or international finance through specialised modules of study.
Based in central London, the Finance MSc will expose you to case studies and experiences which will help to transform your skill set so that you can solve complex financial problems in the industry.
You will graduate with the skill set needed for a career in global financial services; being able to solve complex problems in a clear and systematic manner; communicate clearly to inform both specialist and non-specialist audiences; and use appropriate software tools and financial databases to solve complex problems using quantitative methods and models.
A key benefit of studying finance at the University of Westminster is that you will have access to Westminster Business School’s state-of-the-art Financial Markets Suite (FMS), which exclusively uses the Bloomberg platform as a teaching and research resource. You will gain first-hand exposure to technology widely adopted in the leading global investment banks and learn in a real-time market-driven environment.
You will also have the opportunity to hear from external speakers and keep up to date with the latest developments and challenges of the finance industry.
Through our pathway model, you will have more flexibility to design your own career, and in consultations with your Course Leaders, you will be empowered to make informed decisions about future employment.
|Level||RQF Level 7|
Applicants should have a minimum of a lower second class honours degree (2:2) in finance, economics, business studies or management. In exceptional cases, applicants may be accepted based on their professional qualifications or extensive work experience in the global financial services sector. If your first language is not English you should have an IELTS 6.0 with at least 5.5 in each element. One reference is required.
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University of Westminster
The University of Westminster is a dynamic international education institution with a distinguished 175-year history. With three campuses in central London (Cavendish, Marylebone and Regent) and one in Harrow, it is home to over 20,000 students from over 150 nations, among them 4,500 postgraduate students.
Our academic excellence and diversity is corroborated by over 950 teaching staff supported by more than 700 visiting subject specialists. Our research quality is confirmed by our top position in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF).
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