University of Surrey

Corporate Finance

This programme will give you a thorough understanding of the rapidly changing financial market conditions around the world. The programme offers a rigorous treatment of finance theory with emphasis in corporate finance and corporate governance practises. You will become equipped with a knowledge of the econometric techniques needed to understand the world of corporate finance, as well as undertake independent empirical research on the subject. The optional modules allow you to widen your perspective on the subject matter and tailor the programme to your career aspirations and interests.

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally hold a Bachelors degree (UK 2.1 or above) or equivalent qualification from a recognised British or overseas university in a related subject (including accountancy, banking, business administration, economics, engineering, finance, management, mathematics, physics or science). Higher level professional qualifications may also be accepted. Each applicant is assessed on their own merit.

English language requirements: IELTS Academic: 6.5 overall, 6.0 in each component (or equivalent).

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Course modules

Example modules listing: Principles of accounting; foundations of finance; research methods; quantitative methods; corporate finance; international corporate governance; international financial reporting; derivative securities; international finance; risk management; money and banking; investment analysis; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment includes a dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Fee locale Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2018 12,000 (Year 1) Home/EU 12 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2018 22,000 (Year 1) International 12 12 Months

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