Imperial College London Msc finance

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Imperial College London Msc finance

A challenging programme preparing graduates for a wide range of careers in the competitive financial services sector.

Programme description

MSc Finance is a one-year, full-time programme with a proven track record in getting students the best jobs in the finance industry such as investment banking, asset management and consultancy .

The programme provides a unique combination of the latest research, practical application and a broad range of topics. On this CFA partner programme, you will learn from leading practitioners and world-class faculty how to put the latest academic thinking and business strategies into practice.

After completing core modules to develop your financial base, you have the opportunity to customise your degree to meet your personal career ambitions through electives. Your choice of electives includes two international options which allow you to experience finance in a different economy.

Our dedicated Careers and Professional Development Service will work with you to identify and achieve your career goals by providing provide highly relevant and unlimited one-to-one support, as well as regular workshops and networking opportunities.

Imperial College London Msc finance

Academic requirement

Preferably a First Class Honours degree or Upper Second Class Honours degree from a recognised university or the international equivalent in a highly quantitative discipline such as:

  • Mathematics
  • Engineering
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Science

There are no specific ‘A’ Level criteria, but many banks and companies in the financial sector have very strict grade requirements for their graduate programmes. We strongly recommend that you research the entry requirements of any companies you are interested in working for.

Prerequisite knowledge requirements

MSc Finance is a highly quantitative programme and therefore all students commencing the programme are expected to be proficient in probability, calculus, matrix algebra and real analysis.

Complete our online Maths test to determine if you are suitable to apply for the programme