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Full time | Birkbeck, University of London | 1 year | OCT

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

OCT

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Management Studies / Science Financial Management

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

The MSc Management and Finance provides in-depth knowledge of contemporary issues in management and empirical finance, in particular financial management, financial reporting, small business finance, financial modelling and international finance. The programme is specifically designed to equip you with the quantitative analysis and applied financial management skills required for a career in investment, financial institutions, or any other financial management-related job. You will learn how to critically analyse financial proposals and empirical applications of corporate finance, and also gain an understanding of the applied financial management tools used by firms and financial markets participants.

CAREERS AND EMPLOYABILITY

Graduates can pursue careers in investment, financial management and insurance. Possible professions include risk manager, corporate investment banker, or insurance underwriter. This degree can also be useful in becoming a systems analyst or chartered management accountant.

We offer a comprehensive Careers Service to help you advance your career, while our in-house, professional recruitment consultancy, Birkbeck Talent, works with London’s top employers to help you gain work experience that fits in with your evening studies.

Modules

This module is part of the curriculum for the MSc Investment Management. It is a continuation of Principles of Applied Financial Management. Key finance topics covered include: stock valuation, valuation with leverage, mergers and acquisitions, financial options and other derivatives and their valuation, real options, and corporate risk management.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

£13,320

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

For this course (per year)

£19,380

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Our standard postgraduate entry requirement is a second-class honours degree (2:2 or above) from a UK university, or an equivalent international qualification.

University information

Based in the heart of London, Birkbeck has established a reputation for providing its postgraduate students with an engaging, exciting learning experience, and positive feedback from its community of professional alumni is testimony to the university’s continued success. With a history that dates back almost 200 years, Birkbeck, University of London offers a unique learning experience which delivers a competitive program of nearly 300...more