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MSc - 3 years
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Course code: OLPBE     Level: 7

Developed to meet the growing demand for professionals within the finance sector, this unique MSc Finance online degree course gives you the flexibility to achieve a recognised financial award in specialist areas such as Islamic Banking and Finance, International Finance or Investment Banking.

Improve your career prospects by acquiring the financial theory and practical skills required to work within emerging finance sectors. This online Finance MSc course is ideally suited to financial roles in areas such as corporate finance, investment banking, commodities trading or Islamic banking.

Choose the level that’s right for you.

Depending on your needs, you can choose to complete the full online MSc Finance course or you may prefer to enrol on the Postgraduate Certificate Finance or Postgraduate Diploma Finance to develop your skills and meet CPD requirements.

Specialist awards that complement your career

At both Postgraduate Certificate and Masters level you have the option of choosing a specialist named award.

For example, you can achieve a named award at PG Cert level within 12 months in one of the following:  

  • PG Cert Finance

  • PG Cert Islamic Banking and Finance

  • PG Cert International Finance

  • PG Cert Investment Banking

  • PG Cert  Commodity Trading

You can also achieve a named award at the Masters stage within 3 years:

  • MSc Finance 

  • MSc Finance (Islamic Banking and Finance)

  • MSc Finance (International Finance)

  • MSc Finance (Investment Banking)

  • MSc Finance (Commodity Trading)

What does this course cover?

You can tailor this course to your personal and professional interests. You'll study core subject areas of Corporate Finance, Ethics and Corporate Governance with a choice of five optional modules in Islamic Banking and Finance, International Finance, Investment Banking, Fixed Income Security and Commodities Trading. Finally you'll complete an Independent Scholarship Project to achieve your Masters degree. 

Build your personal development and CPD

During the course, you'll be directed to activities that assist you in developiong your career plan, the use of digital tools and technologies and your academic scholarship. Through collaboration at a programme and module level, you'll have the opportunity to network with other financial services professionals on a global scale.

Flexibility to plan your own study time

By choosing to study part-time, online you have the flexibility to complete a postgraduate qualification alongside your career and personal commitments. Tuition and assessment for this course is 100% online - there are no exams. Assessment is through written assignments, course work, collaborative learning and group work.

Programme Specification

Image: PDF opens in a new window MSc in Finance programme specification