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International Finance and Investment MSc

International Finance and Investment MSc

Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Business / Finance Investment Management Finance / Accounting (General)

Course type


Course Summary

This MSc International Finance and Investment course will give you the skills and expertise to assess issues facing financial market participants and improve the practice of investment and risk management in a sustainable and ethical ways. The course focuses on trading portfolio management and corporate finance following the latest developments in the field.
You will be taught through a combination of lectures, tutorials, seminars, group work and self-directed study. Assessment is through coursework (presentations, essays and reports) and usually an exam or test.

An International Finance and Investment MSc will open up a wide range of career opportunities as you develop a broad base of skills that are in great demand with global employers. You may choose to pursue a career in finance and accounting or a variety of other roles within the finance industry. You will benefit from access to DMU’s established Careers and Employability Team, who offer employability sessions and workshops, with personalised support via a careers coach to advise you on your options and to help develop your plans.

Different course options

Full time | Leicester Campus | 12 months | SEP

Study mode

Full time


12 months

Start date



International Financial Markets and Institutions guides you through the role and function of the domestic and global financial system, non-deposit financial institutions and financial markets. This will cover interest rates, debt securities, equity markets and the foreign exchange market, as well as crises and regulation in financial sectors.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students will normally hold an undergraduate degree in an accounting, finance, banking or economics-related subject with a minimum pass of 2:2, or equivalent overseas qualification. Professional qualifications deemed to be of equivalent standing will be considered on an individual basis.