Course options

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Course summary

This course is ideal for graduates who want to change subjects or career direction. It has been developed with two key features in mind – the development of strong economic and finance skills, and the ability to apply them into practice. Why study MSc International Finance and Economics at BU?

  • Get career ready by developing highly employable personal skills such as, objective analysis persuasion, negotiation and communication expertise
  • Learn from an expanding team of dynamic educators and researchers from around the world
  • Undertake a significant piece of self-managed research in an area that interests you in relation to your course
  • Enter a career in roles such as Market Analyst, Financial Consultant or Portfolio Manager
  • Study alongside a diverse portfolio of international students
  • Enhance your employability with an optional 30-week placement overseas or in the UK, with Bournemouth being home to many large financial companies such as J.P.Morgan and Barclay.

Modules

Core units: Economics of Money & Financial Markets; International Investment Management; Statistics and Data Modelling; International Economics; Research Project. Option units (choose two): International Corporate Finance; Global Economic Challenges; Issues in Economic Development; Portfolio Construction & Theory; Corporate Governance & Ethics; SMEs & Entrepreneurial Finance.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • AACSB International

Entry requirements

A Bachelors Honours degree with 2:2 or equivalent in any subject. If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS (Academic) 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component, or equivalent.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £11000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £11000 Year 1
Scotland £11000 Year 1
Wales £11000 Year 1
Channel Islands £11000 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £11000 Year 1
EU £18000 Year 1
International £18000 Year 1

Additional fee information

All fees are quoted in pounds sterling and are per year. Your tuition fees will be the same for each year of your course. Fees during your placement year (if applicable): £1,850. Visit Bournemouth University's website for full details.
International Finance & Economics at Bournemouth University - UCAS