Master Investment and Financial Management - Máster en Inversión y Gestión Financiera
The Master´s (MSc) in Financial Management is designed for students from any background who are interested in moving into a career in finance. This programme combines the academic theory of finance with a strong practical perspective closely related to the world of finance, facilitating a sound understanding of finance and associated areas. Modules on the programme include: corporate finance, financial modelling, international financial markets, quantitative methodologies, and corporate governance and ethics. Graduates will also develop a sound understanding of the role and importance of accounting information in the financial management of complex organisations. Full details can be found below.
Students must attain a 2:2 (or overseas equivalent) in an undergraduate degree. Any degree subject will be considered.
We consider all applications on their merits and will look at each individual case before making an offer so students who fall slightly short of the entry criteria should still apply to the School of Management.
Non-native English speakers must achieve an IELTS score of 6.0 overall with no component less than 5.5. A list of equivalent tests are provided here. If you have studied an undergraduate degree taught through the medium of English you maybe exempt from this requirement – click here for further information.
For students who fall short of only the English language requirement we offer a range of Pre-Master´s training programmes that you may take before starting your Master´s qualification. Further details can be found here.
For students who fall significantly short of the general entry requirement we offer a Pre-Master´s programme via International College Wales Swansea that will allow you to enter our postgraduate programmes. Please click here for more details.
A full programme outline and module list may be downloaded here. We are continually updating and improving our programme catalogue so the exact offering of modules will vary year to year.
From the moment you arrive at the School of Management we will work with you to help you build your skills and experience to enhance your career prospects. During your time with us you’ll have the chance to:
Undertake a work placement or internship through the Swansea Paid Internship Network (SPIN) or ‘Week of Work’ initiative
Work and network with employers from a range of national and multi-national companies through our visiting speaker programme
In conjunction with the International Development Office, undertake an Internship in India, with a company such as GE, Thomson Reuters, 3M, Private Equity or Kanvic Consulting
Boost your skills and meet employers during our biannual Employability Week
Complete the Swansea Employability Award
Participate in one of our student challenges and competitions, such as the Branding Challenge, and CIM student competition ‘The Pitch’