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Course summary

The Cambridge Master of Finance provides an academically rigorous and commercially relevant master's level degree in finance combined with excellent resources to support career development. The Master of Finance has been designed in consultation with the banking and finance industry and provides a first-class training for ambitious and successful finance professionals wishing to strengthen their existing knowledge of finance. For further information please visit:


The programme consists of: Core courses, providing a rigorous grounding in the foundations of finance A range of electives covering the main areas of applied finance Projects, enabling the integration of theory and practice A choice of a number of summer activities A weekly City Speaker Series seminar

Assessment method

Assessment is achieved through a mix of written examinations, essays, projects and presentations. The assessment methods vary on elective courses, with some courses using a combination of methods.

Professional bodies

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

  • European Quality Improvement System

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

Entry requirements

At least a high UK 2:1 or equivalent, although a First Class degree is strongly preferred. If you studied your undergraduate degree overseas, you can check whether you meet the University’s minimum requirement A minimum of two years’ graduate work experience in a core finance or finance-related role. If you have two years’ graduate work experience, but only one year of finance-related experience, you may still be eligible to apply. Please refer to the detailed requirements section on English as your native language or IELTS - 7.5 with no element below 7.0 or TOEFL - 110 with no element below 25 or CAE minimum score of Grade A or CPE minimum score of Grade A, B or C (minimum 200 with no less than 185 in each element) For further information please visit:

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information
Master of Finance (MFin) at University of Cambridge - UCAS