About this course
This course will prepare you for success in one of the most dynamic areas of finance. You will develop the intellectual and practical skills required for a career in investment, trading, financial analysis, fund management, banking, financial services or financial consultancy.
The masters course equips you with a thorough grounding in the theoretical and practical aspects of economics, finance and investment. It develops analytical capabilities and awareness of professional best practice.
Brighton is one of only a handful of universities in the UK to have a trading room that simulates a real trading environment. Streaming up-to-the-minute data from Reuters, the trading room uses state-of-the-art commercial software to provide the best possible learning environment. It provides a hands-on opportunity for you to react instantly to live news feeds and gain the skills required to work productively in the financial services industry.
By the end of the course, you will have the skills necessary to use advanced tools and quantitative techniques to appraise financial opportunities.
Degree and/or experience:
- Normally a good honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject is required. Work experience is useful but not essential. Applicants with non-standard entry qualifications may be considered. If you are unsure whether you meet the entry requirements then please contact us.
English Language Requirement:
- IELTS score of at least 6.5, with 6.0 in the written test and a minimum of 5.5 in the other elements.