|Application deadline:||Phase 1: applications open 1 October 2013 and close on 6 December 2013; Phase 2: applications open 20 January 2014 and close on 31 March 2014; Phase 3: applications open 1 May 2014 and close on 30 June 2014|
|Tuition fee:|| |
|Start date:||September 2015|
|Duration full-time:||12 months|
|Delivery mode:||On Campus|
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This Masters in International Financial Analysis is designed to assist students to obtain a professional financial qualification and equip graduates with knowledge essential for a successful career in financial analysis, investment management and allied financial services. It contains a careful blend of practice-based and research-led courses delivered by highly skilled staff of international reputation
* MSc: 12 months full-time;
This programme provides a good starting point for aspiring finance professionals who intend to pursue their career in providing financial services to a wide range of corporate and non-corporate clients. It is particularly suitable if you wish to pursue a professional career in areas including equity research, sell-side analysis and fund management.
On this programme students will take three core courses, one optional course and complete a substantial independent piece of work, normally in the form of a dissertation, which offers you the flexibility to pursue studies in your chosen area of interest.
* International capital markets
* International corporate finance
* Statistics for business research
* Financial analysis and equity valuation
* Financial reporting and interpretation.
* International financial management
* Financial management in banking
* Risk management and derivative securities.
You will also complete a dissertation of around 12,000 words.
Entry requirements for entry in 2014
You should have at least a 2:1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent (eg, a GPA of 3.0 or above), with at least one full credit-bearing course in introductory finance or economics, and one full credit-bearing course in introductory accounting. You should have passed elementary mathematics (preferably, but not necessarily school leaving mathematics) in your home country.
International students with academic qualifications below those required should contact our partner institution, Glasgow International College, who offer a range of pre-Masters courses.
Further information regarding academic entry requirements:firstname.lastname@example.org
English language requirements
For applicants whose first language is not English, the University sets a minimum English Language proficiency level.
International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic module (not General Training):
* overall score 6.5
* no sub-test less than 6.0
* or equivalent scores in another recognised qualification (see below)
Common equivalent English language qualifications:
* ibTOEFL: 92; no sub-test less than 20
The University of Glasgow accepts evidence of the required language level from the Language Centre Pre-sessional courses. We also consider other BALEAP accredited pre-sessional courses:
* Language Centre, University of Glasgow
* BALEAP guide to accredited courses
| CAE score: (read more) |
Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) is part of the Cambridge English suite and is targeted at a high level (IETLS 6.5-8.0). It is an international English language exam set at the right level for academic and professional success. Developed by Cambridge English Language Assessment - part of the University of Cambridge - it helps you stand out from the crowd as a high achiever.
|75 (Grade B)|
|TOEFL iBT® test:||92|
IMPORTANT NOTE: Since April 2014 the ETS tests (including TOEFL and TOEIC) are no longer accepted for Tier 4 visa applications to the United Kingdom. The university might still accept these tests to admit you to the university, but if you require a Tier 4 visa to enter the UK and begin your degree programme, these tests will not be sufficient to obtain your Visa.