University of Portsmouth Featured Masters Courses
University of Portsmouth Featured Masters Courses
Full time & Part time October MSc 1 year full-time or 2 years part-time

About the course

The MSc Computing for the Financial Services provides an intensive course specifically tailored for computer science graduates or graduates of related subjects with a substantial amount of programming who are interested in pursuing a career in financial services. As well as gaining a broad knowledge of the subject, you acquire practical skills and have the opportunity to investigate certain areas of current research more deeply.

If you are new to the subject, this MSc provides the foundation for a career in IT within the financial services industry, and if you already work in IT, it provides an opportunity to broaden your knowledge and update your skills specifically for finance while obtaining a formal qualification.

The programme offers a single software development pathway in Java. For

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Entry Requirements

You should have a second-class honours degree or above or MSc in computer science, with a substantial amount of programming, preferably in an object-oriented language.

Joint honours computing graduates or graduates in related engineering and science disciplines may be eligible, provided they have covered a substantial amount of programming, or have equivalent professional experience in IT.

If English is not your first language or you have not previously studied in English, our usual requirement is the equivalent of an International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic Test) score of 6.5, with not less than 6.0 in each sub-test.

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