In today’s competitive global environment, employers are increasingly selective in their search for competent business and financial professionals to achieve a high level of excellence and success for their organisations.
This programme provides a solid background in financial principles and practices, and develops skills needed by future business and financial professionals. It provides a comprehensive framework of knowledge, insight and vision regarding the key issues in finance, the finance function of organisations, and operations and functions of financial institutions and markets. You develop an appropriate range of cognitive, critical, intellectual and research skills, plus relevant personal and interpersonal skills to interact in the real world of business and organisations. This programme also prepares you for research or further study in this field.
Elements of practical work on the MSc in Financial Markets will be carried out in the Business School’s dedicated Bloomberg Lab. The virtual trading platform allows students to access and engage with market data through practical case studies and the use of online databases. The programme also provides students with the necessary training required for the Bloomberg Certificate.
Our MSc in Financial Markets has been recognised by two world renowned professional bodies, the CFA Institute and PRMIA (Professional Risk Managers’ International Association). This gives Kent Business School the status of PRMIA academic partner as well as CFA participating partner at programme level, both reserved for a limited and select number of finance programmes in the world.