International Finance, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    20000
    Tuition (Year)
    8750
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
University of Glasgow
This programme is designed to give you an understanding of the financing and investment issues facing oganisations that operate internationally. You will also develop and understanding ot the treasury function of multinational companies.
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  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding

About

Why Glasgow
  • You will learn how to analyse the functioning of principal capital markets and the features of the main products traded on these markets; and to identify and use appropriate statistical techniques to analyse financial data.
  • You will learn how to critically appraise models, theories and issues relevant to the finance function of international organisations, and apply information for financial decision-making.
  • The programme has been granted a measure of accreditation from the Diploma of the Chartered Insurance Institute.
  • Our staff have close connections to the accounting and finance profession. Many of our graduates have attained various positions in the financial sector, in industry and commerce, and in the public sector
Programme Structure

You 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.

Core courses
  • International capital markets
  • International corporate finance
  • Statistics for business research.
Optional courses
  • Behavioural finance
  • Financial analysis and equity valuation
  • Financial regulation and ethics
  • Governing risk & uncertainty
  • International banking and financial markets
  • International financial management
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Risk management and derivatives securities.

Programme Structure

You 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.

Core courses
  • International capital markets
  • International corporate finance
  • Statistics for business research.
Optional courses
  • Behavioural finance
  • Financial analysis and equity valuation
  • Financial regulation and ethics
  • Governing risk & uncertainty
  • International banking and financial markets
  • International financial management
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Risk management and derivatives 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

Entry requirements for entry

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.

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
Pre-sessional courses

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

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 20000 International
  • GBP 8750 EU/EEA

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