|Location||United Kingdom, London (Greenwich Campus)|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
IELTS with a minimum of 5.5 in each skill or equivalent english test (CAE)
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
This programme provides you with the opportunity to study for two Master’s awards within one year and gives you the experience of undertaking a work placement. Managing finance successfully in the dynamic and cross-cultural environments that modern organisations face, requires finance professionals to possess a strong grounding in finance theory and practice, well-developed analytical and critical thinking abilities and an international perspective on financial operations. This programme is ideal for those who wish to develop these skills and pursue careers in the global world of finance. Students will be taught to make competent financing, investment and risk management decisions, to suit an organisation’s objectives and circumstances.
Students on this programme have a unique opportunity to gain a MSc in Financial Management from the University of Greenwich and a MSc in Global Financial Management from France Business School in Poitiers. They will also enhance their employability by undertaking a work placement.
On completion of the requirements of both institutions, students will be awarded two degrees. The entire programme is delivered in English and no knowledge of French is required.
Erasmus grant funding is available for scholarship schemes on this programmes, for a limited number of students. (Further details will be provided upon successful receipt of unconditional/or conditional offer on the programme).
The aims of the programme are:To enable students become competent and thoughtful practitioners in financial management and the wider field of finance in a European and international context by studying in UK and France. To provide an intellectually demanding academic programme of study which emphasises the ability to analyse, synthesise and evaluate key theoretical concepts and practical applications in financial management.
Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.Principles of Accounting (15 credits) Accounting, Analysis and Control (FBS) (10 credits) Placement (EU) (30 credits) Dissertation/Research Project (EU) (30 credits) Mergers and Acquisitions (FBS) (10 credits) International Corporate Strategy, Sustainable Development and CSR (FBS) (10 credits) Financial Management (Dual Award) (15 credits) Financial Markets (Dual Award) (15 credits) Corporate Finance and Risk Management (FBS) (10 credits) Economy and Risk Management (FBS) (10 credits) Banking Systems and Ethics (FBS) (10 credits) Foundations of Scholarship (EU) Research Methods (EU) (15 credits)
Graduates will be equipped with the necessary skills and knowledge for a position of financial controller, investment adviser, portfolio analyst, equity research associate, investment analyst, finance officer, derivatives trader, financial adviser, business analyst and more in a wide range of multinational companies, financial institutions, accounting firms and public sector organisations as well as consultancies.