A Masters in Finance from Cass has the potential to open up global career opportunities for flexible high-calibre students. That's because Cass is among the world's most respected business schools, meeting the needs of employers with a unique blend of theory and practice.
Our proximity to the London's financial district, enhances the practical, real world nature of the educational experience at Cass. Indeed, you will often be exposed to regular instruction and advice from City of London professionals.
This gives you:
A comprehensive grasp of the principles and applications of finance
Technical and conceptual skills
Broad experience of quantitative techniques
A focus on financial issues in all industry sectors
City of London contacts
An international, multicultural perspective
A flexible qualification suitable for a wide range of roles.
You also have the option of some preparatory classes for the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) exams and some exemptions from a several of practitioners bodies such as the Chartered Institute of Management Accountantc (CIMA), the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and the Chartered Institute of Securities & Investment (CISI).
The course accepts around 90 students a year, usually drawn from at least 35 nationalities. The international dimension of the course is enhanced by the backgrounds of the permanent and visiting academic faculty.
This international dimension, and Cass's close links to City of London institutions, opens up outstanding networking and career opportunities.
We review all our courses regularly to keep them up-to-date on issues of both theory and practice. Consequently, there may be some change to the detailed content of the modules and occasionally to module titles.
To satisfy the requirements of the degree programme students must complete:
eight core courses
one elective and a Business Research Project
Induction Weeks The MSc in Finance course starts with two compulsory induction weeks, including:
An introduction to the Cass Careers offering with a focus on key skills and attributes that employers are looking for. The annual MSc Careers Fair at this time also provides the opportunity to meet over 60 companies who are recruiting across many sectors including finance, energy, insurance, real estate, shipping, strategic management and internal auditing.
a refresher course of basic financial mathematics, statistics, computing and electronic databases
Cass Business School is among the global elite of business schools that hold the gold standard of 'triple-crown' accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the Association of MBAs (AMBA) and the European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS). We are consistently ranked amongst the best business schools and programmes in the world which, coupled with an established 40-year reputation for excellence in research and business education, enables us to attract some of the best academics, students and businesses worldwide into our exclusive Cass network.
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: No
International Financial Aid: No
In State Tuition (per year): 22500 GBP
Out State Tuition (per year): 22500 GBP