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Master of Science in Investment and Finance

University of Strathclyde University of Strathclyde, UK

Intake Sep 2023

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GBP 27650

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12 months


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Program Overview

The MSc Investment & Finance is for those wanting to develop careers in areas such as security analysis, portfolio analysis and investment management. 

The course provides you with a comprehensive education in the theory of finance. It also covers the various techniques and analytical tools used by investment professionals in practical decision-making. 

This programme will prepare you for a career in the financial services industry and is ideally suited for entrepreneurs that want to have a solid knowledge of finance and its applications. 

The course will provide you with:

  • An understanding of financial theory and analysis
  • An appreciation of the nature of financial markets and institutions
  • A working knowledge of accounting principles and financial statement analysis
  • An understanding of the techniques and concepts employed in the valuation of bonds and equities
  • An ability to develop portfolios and investment strategies to meet risk-return objectives
  • An understanding of derivatives – options, futures, swaps
  • An understanding of the quantitative analysis and techniques employed in finance 

We're continuously ranked in the top 3 in the UK for Accounting & Finance Complete University Guide Subject Tables since 2015.

Study with us

  • Gain a comprehensive education in the theory of finance and investments
  • Learn the latest techniques and tools used by investment professionals
  • Opportunity to work on a series of research projects
  • Attain the Bloomberg Market Concepts certificate
  • Join a pioneering and internationally-renowned academic organisation that challenges and shapes the business minds of tomorrow

Additional Information

Program Level Master's Degree

College/University Processing Time 30

Program Intensity Full-Time

Work Permit work permit PGWP

General Admission Requirement

    Academic Requirement

    • Minimum Level of Education Required: To be accepted for this program, students must have a Bachelor's degree.

    6.5 IELTS Score With no band less than 5.5
    80 TOEFL Score Minimum Overall Score
    60 PTE Score Minimum Overall Score
    55% CGPA Minimum Overall Score

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