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This Finance MSc is a top-ranked finance master’s course. This postgraduate finance course (formerly Finance and Management MSc) is ranked as a UK top 10 and world top 50 Finance Master’s in International Business Rankings. The course provides you with a solid grounding in finance and investment and offers extensive training in the relevant tools and techniques and how to apply them practically in the global finance workplace. Individuals who want to be taught by faculty who have experience of business and industry and can bring their knowledge to the programme.
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The Careers and Employability Service offers a comprehensive service to help you develop a set of career management skills that will remain with you throughout your career.
During your course you will receive support and guidance to help you plan an effective strategy for your personal and professional development, whether you are looking to secure your first finance role, or wanting take your career to the next level.
Cranfield graduates are highly valued in the job market and aim for careers in investment banking, financial services or the financial function of a diverse range of global corporations. Our Finance MSc graduates have secured jobs with organisations including PricewaterhouseCoopers, Barclays Investment Bank, Bloomberg, Bank Indonesia, Lloyds Banking Group, Credit Agricole, Diageo, Ernst & Young, Thomson Reuters, Toyota, UBS and Morgan Stanley. Their roles have included Data Analyst, Financial Planner, Consultant, Private Equity Analyst and Financial Risk Manager
Exposure to quantitative subjects (mathematics, statistics, engineering, economics etc.) from previous studies or work experience is essential for this course.
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There is a high demand for places on our courses and they recommend you submit your application as early as possible.
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Cranfield School of Management is offering all successful international applicants for our full-time master’s courses starting in September 2024, a scholarship to cover up to 15% of their course tuition fee, based on academic achievement. This scholarship will be automatically awarded as part of the application process.
All Cranfield School of Management postgraduate taught full-time MSc offer holders who are nationals from the Americas, MENAT, Southeast and Northeast Asia, are invited to apply for one of our 35 dedicated £10,000 Cranfield School of Management Scholarships, to enable you to come and study with us. Offer holders will be able to apply from 1 March 2024 – 12 April 2024. Scholarships will be awarded by the Director of Education no later than 13 May 2024.
The British Council IELTS Prize provides a contribution towards tuition fees for Masters study in the UK for students from eligible countries in the East Asian region.
Chevening Scholarships are awarded to outstanding emerging leaders to pursue a one-year master’s at Cranfield university. The scholarship includes tuition fees, travel and monthly stipend for Master’s study.
Cranfield has an agreement with COLFUTURO which provides competitive scholarship-loans for Colombian students to study a postgraduate degree.
Students from developing countries who would not otherwise be able to study in the UK can apply for a Commonwealth Scholarship which includes tuition fees, travel and monthly stipend for Master’s study.
Cranfield University is delighted to be part of the GREAT Scholarships campaign in partnership with the British Council offering scholarship worth £10,000 toward tuition fees. Scholarships for Bangladesh, China, Egypt, Malaysia and Pakistan and Thailand are available at the Cranfield School of Management. Follow the link to find out more and apply online for your country.
The entry requirements have been amended to a minimum UK 2.1 degree for the Finance MSc and the Accounting and Finance MSc.
Yes. The course content covers much of the syllabus of the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) qualification, giving you the opportunity to work towards an additional professional qualification while you are studying with us through the CFA Institute University Affiliation Program. If you choose this option, you will receive revision support from our faculty ahead of sitting the first examination in term three of your course. You can then sit parts two and three of the qualification after completing your course. More information about the CFA Institute University Affiliation Program and associated CFA Program Awareness Scholarships can be found on the CFA website.
Overall, the aim is to provide a varied, stimulating, and experiential learning environment. All taught modules consist of formal lectures, in-class discussions, group, and self-study. Group project work, reflective practice and class exercises are used to develop problem solving skills. The course will be supported by an electronic learning environment (VLE – Canvas) which will be the central repository for all information always relating to the course and available to the students.
This will be supplemented by online module case packs. Additional practical expertise will be provided by visiting fellows and guest speakers. Each core module comprises 20 hours of class contact time with a further 80 hours of study time to consolidate learning and carry out assignments, giving 100 notional learning hours per module. Each elective module also has 100 notional hours consisting of 20 class contact hours and a further 80 private study hours. The thesis component of the module is a total of 80 credits.
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