Liverpool John Moores University
LJMU's MSc Financial Management is ideal for those wishing to pursue a career in the financial or accounting sectors.
- Study on a course recognised by the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI)
- Prepare for a range of careers in finance
- Learn to think strategically about finance with an emphasis on research and critical analysis
- Benefit from academic expertise in a variety of financial management disciplines
- Choose this programme even if you have no knowledge of finance but want to develop a career in the sector
The field of financial management forms part of the structure of all organisations and the general health of the economy. In every arena, the effective financial management of funds enables businesses to operate successfully, achieving and exceeding their set goals. Engaging in this course of study will provide you with a perennial skillset, and a valuable piece of professional development if you are looking to take your career to the next level of responsibility, and salary bracket.
MSc: You will need:
a relevant minimum second class honours degree from a recognised University or equivalent institution
an equivalent professional qualification
an award accepted by the University as equivalent to the above
at least three years' relevant work experience at managerial or equivalent level
IELTS 6.0 (Min 5.5 in each component)
Pearson 58-64 (Min. 51 in each component for UKVI Purposes)
RPL is accepted on this programme
International students applying to study a full-time taught Masters, MRes, MPhil or PhD at LJMU should check if they require an Academic Technology Approval Scheme or ATAS certificate. Contact International Admissions Team for more details
International students entering on a Tier 4 visa cannot study part-time
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Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC.
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Your programme is made up of a number of core modules which are part of the course framework. Some programmes also have optional modules that can be selected to enhance your learning in certain areas and many feature a dissertation, extended report or research project to demonstrate your advanced learning.
Quantitative Methods for Finance (20 credits)
Strategic Management (20 credits)
Financial Markets and Institutions (20 credits)
Corporate Finance (20 credits)
Globalisation of Finance (20 credits)
Portfolio Management (20 credits)
Dissertation (60 credits)
To cater for the wide-ranging content of our courses and the varied learning preferences of our students, we offer a range of assessment methods on each programme. Assessment techniques vary from module to module to reflect relevant assessment approaches and the key learning points of each topic.
On this course you will be assessed by a range of methods such as exams, essays/reports, case studies and presentations. You will receive regular feedback on your work. Some coursework may be done in groups to develop your team working skills.
You will also submit a dissertation which will be a major component of the programme.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Fee locale||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||13,950 (Year 1)||International||1 Years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2019||38 (Credit)||EU||2 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||6,900 (Year 1)||Northern Ireland||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||6,900 (Year 1)||Scotland||1 Years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2019||38 (Credit)||Northern Ireland||2 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||6,900 (Year 1)||England||1 Years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2019||38 (Credit)||Wales||2 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||6,900 (Year 1)||EU||1 Years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2019||38 (Credit)||England||2 Years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2019||38 (Credit)||Scotland||2 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2019||6,900 (Year 1)||Wales||1 Years|
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