Ranked among the Top 1% of institutions worldwide and one of the few elite business schools to hold the ‘Triple Crown’ accreditation from AACSB (US), AMBA (UK) and EQUIS (Europe), University College Dublin (UCD) delivers top quality Master’s Degrees to help professionals fulfil their goals.
The Master of Science (MSc) in Finance programme is designed for professionals who wish to gain specialist knowledge of the financial services industry, accelerate their career growth and build their network with like-minded business leaders. The programme offers a solid foundation in key areas of Corporate Finance and Investment Markets.
Students will acquire the necessary knowledge and skills to grow their career in financial services industry organisations such as investment banks, commercial banks, fund management, insurance companies, securitisation and trading houses, stock brokers, and in finance divisions of companies in other industries.
This Master’s Degree programme may be completed in a minimum of 12 months on a full-time basis. Below is the programme structure:
- Organisational Behaviour
- Global Strategic Management
- Corporate Financial Management
- Action Research Project
- Managing Digital Business
- Capital Markets
- Derivative Securities
- Portfolio and Risk Management
- Strategic Finance
The Capital Markets, Derivative Securities, Strategic Finance, Portfolio and Risk Management modules are 7.5 credits each.
This Master’s Degree programme accepts a wide range of qualifications, which includes:
- Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline
- Applicants with no Bachelor’s Degree but possess relevant professional qualification and work experience will be considered on case-by-case basis
In all cases, the final decision on admission to the programme rests with the University.
Applicants are required to meet the University’s English language requirement