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Full time September MSc 1 year Full-time (also with CFA Pathway option)

About the course

Finance MSc:

  • SEF’s flagship professional MSc
  • Comprehensive training in finance combining rigorous theory, quantitative techniques, and real-world applications
  • Wide range of elective modules
  • Optional, ungraded modules eg C++, Python, Matlab, VBA, trading on Bloomberg and other trading-room systems, technical analysis
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) pathway available which provides intensive preparation for CFA Level I exam
  • Compare with other MSc courses in SEF

School of Economics and Finance (SEF):

Campus and Facilities

  • Close to London’s financial districts (City of London and Canary Wharf)
  • On-site accommodation
  • State of the art building
  • State-of-the art computer labs with mathematical and trading software (eg Reuters and Bloomberg)


  • Optional pre-semester modules in maths and statistics
  • Six compulsory taught modules

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Entry Requirements

A 2:1 or above at undergraduate level in any subject, provided the degree contains good levels of study of Mathematics and Statistics. Subjects likely to contain sufficient quantitative elements include Mathematics, Sciences, Engineering, Computer Science, Economics and Finance.

Students from less quantitatively oriented degrees, such as Accounting, Management and Politics, are welcome if they have focused on the more quantitative elements of those degrees.

Other routes
Weight will also be given to professional qualifications – specifically CFA level 1 and above - when considering applications.

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Full-time study
September 2021 | 1 year
Home: £20,850
International: £24,950

Full-time study (CFA Pathway)
September 2021 | 1 year
Home: £21,850
International: £25,950

Queen Mary alumni get a £1,000 discount on their fees. Find out more about the Alumni Loyalty Award

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