|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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The Glasgow MFin is a long-established and consistently successful Masters programme, and is one of only a few MFin degrees in the UK. It is a wide ranging finance degree that offers the opportunity to study key issues in international finance. The programmes content is strongly research-led and carefully balances a blend of courses and topics, reflecting the dynamic nature of contemporary finance.
* MFin: 12 months full-time;
The programme will prepare you for a career in finance or to pursue research studies in finance. You will develop the background to work in a variety of financial functions, and for a variety of businesses such as banks, insurance companies, financial service companies. Working in mainstream industries and commercial services firms is also a possibility. Many of our alumni go on to achieve national and international reputations in their fields.
On this programme students will take three core courses and three optional courses and a substantial independent piece of work, normally in the form of a dissertation, on a finance-related theme, which will give you the flexibility to specialise based on your chosen area of interest.
* International capital markets
* International corporate finance
* Statistics for business research.
* Behavioural finance
* Financial analysis and equity valuation
* Financial regulation and ethics
* International banking and financial markets
* International financial management
* Mergers and acquisitions
* Risk management and derivatives securities.
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) from a UK university.
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.