International Financial Analysis, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    21000
    Tuition (Year)
    10200
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
  • Overview
  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding

About

Why this programme
  • This programme is designed to smooth the way to obtaining the Chartered Financial Analysts (CFA) Institute Charter and a professional career in financial services and covers the first-level syllabus of the CFA Institute.
  • It offers an excellent grounding in topics that will be of importance to students who want to become financial analysts, fund managers and investment bankers.
  • You will benefit from expert teaching, using the latest materials across a carefully chosen range of courses, informed by cutting-edge research in the area of international financial analysis.
  • Our staff have close connections to the accounting and finance profession, for example, serving on the Accounting Standards Board, as Advisor to the House of Lords, as well as on various committees of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland. Our staff also act as advisors to the Economic & Social Sciences Research Council, the Hong Kong Research Grants Council and the Canadian Social Science and Humanities Research Council.
  • By the end of the programme, you will be able to explain the treasury function of multinational companies; analyse the way in which businesses respond to issues of financing and investment; explain and analyse the functioning of the principal capital markets, and the features of the main products traded on these markets; analyse the accounts of major multinational corporations.

Programme Structure

  • 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
  • Financial risk management
  • Risk management and derivative securities.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

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Academic Requirements

  • 2:1 Honours degree or non-UK equivalent (eg, a GPA of 3.0 or above) in any subject, with at least 1 credit credit-bearing course in Introductory Finance or Economics, at least 1 credit-bearing course in Introductory Accounting and school level Mathematics or at least 1 credit bearing module in University level Mathematics.
  • International students with academic qualifications below those required should contact our partner institution, Glasgow International College, who offer a range of pre-Masters courses.

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Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 21000 International
  • GBP 10200 EU/EEA

Funding

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