University of Greenwich

Course Introduction

The course will help you to prepare for chartered financial analyst examinations; the syllabus covers all key theoretical areas of finance and investment analysis; it also focuses strongly on developing analytical skills needed by the finance industry; the dissertation, which focuses on data analysis of financial markets, provides a key practical underpinning for the large body of theory covered; the aims of the programme are: to enable students to become a competent and thoughtful practitioner in the field of finance and accounting; to develop students' reflective, critical and evaluative thinking and judgement; to provide students with an intellectually demanding academic programme of study which will develop their ability to analyse, synthesise and evaluate key theoretical concepts and practical applications in finance and investment.

Course Modules

Modules include: Financial management; financial markets and risk; investment management; research methods; foundations of scholarship; financial analysis and valuation.

Course Additional Entry

Applicants should have a relevant/numerate first degree (usually 2.2 or an equivalent qualification) from a recognised university. Students educated in a language other than English should have an IELTS score of 6.5 or above or an equivalent qualification.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £11,850  Whole course. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £10,300  Whole course. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £10,300  Whole course. First year home fees