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Finance MSc


In Newcastle Upon Tyne ()

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Profile Our Finance MSc allows you to critically analyse the role of finance within international financial systems. In particular you'll analyse the management of asset-specific, company and country risk. You will develop your understanding of the key principles and theories of finance. You'll also develop IT and research skills for the sector.      

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  • IT
  • Finance
  • Financial
  • International
  • Financial Training
  • Management
  • IT risk
  • IT Management
  • Risk

Course programme

Modules Compulsory modules
  • NBS8015 Financial Theory
  • NBS8019 Research Methods in Economics and Finance
  • NBS8186 Introductory Econometrics
  • NBS8202 Financial Derivatives
  • NBS8257 Applied Econometrics
  • NBS8020 Dissertation
Optional modules

You will take a further 50 credits from the following:

  • NBS8018 International Money and Banking
  • NBS8187 Time-Series Econometrics
  • NBS8200 Behavioural Finance
  • NBS8201 Risk Modelling
  • NBS8203 Retail and Investment Banking
  • NBS8249 International Finance
  • NBS8259 Cross Sectional and Panel Econometrics
  • NBS8335 Corporate Finance
  • NBS8336 Portfolio Management
  • NBS8337 Economics of Commodity Markets
  • NBS8340 Introduction to Financial Reporting

Modules might change for your year of entry.

Entry Requirements

A 2:1 honours degree, or an international equivalent. You also need to show a firm grasp of:

  • basic calculus
  • probability theory
  • statistical inference

If this is not evident from your transcripts, please use your personal statement to give details of your mathematical knowledge.

We will also consider your application on an individual basis if you have a 2:2 honours degree or non-standard qualifications and/or relevant professional experience.

Finance MSc

Price on request