Today’s employers in the finance sector need skilled practitioners who have a detailed understanding of financial markets. They’re also searching for graduates who can apply statistical modelling in the context of increasingly complex data now available to financial firms.
Our data analytics and finance MSc course will teach you these skills, and is the perfect option if you have an interest in big data and data analysis and want to work within the finance and investments sector in a specialised and highly paid role.
With course content that is regularly updated to stay up to speed with the latest developments in this fast-paced sector, you’ll cover topics such as business modelling, data visualisation, financial management, and more, as well as having the chance to complete your own original research project at the end of your final year.
WHAT WILL I STUDY?
By completing this course, you’ll have demonstrated that you have the analytical and decision-making capabilities to take the next step up in your career – rising to a senior professional level. You’ll also have the opportunity to collaborate with your international classmates on the course, building your global business network.
Data Handling and Decision Making
Data Visualisation and Interpretation
Business Modelling for Decision Making
Reporting Corporate Performance
A UK Honours Degree at a minimum of second class (2.2) or equivalent