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Course options

  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    Luton Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    APR-21, JUN-21, AUG-21, OCT-21, NOV-21

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

About the course

The ability to understand and manage risk is vital for businesses to operate successfully and compete on a global scale.

Through a combination of academic study and working with industry on real business problems, you will gain advanced knowledge of how financial markets operate together with risk management practices, and develop the personal and professional skills you need to be a key player in this global, knowledge-based economy.

Why choose this course?

  • Study the related areas of financial markets and portfolio management, management accounting and financial planning, financial regulations and fraud management and strategic management
  • Gain advanced knowledge of financial organisations and institutions as well as of government and corporate policies and the critical capabilities to apply theory to complex issues.
  • Explore how finance professionals assess and manage risk in order to protect shareholders and other stakeholders from the adverse impact of unforeseen events.
  • Develop your employability by undertaking a work placement with the opportunity to work on a live project
  • Benefit from studying with a Business School that has partners across the world enabling you to examine the cross culture perspectives essential to organisations in the global markets

How will I be assessed?

The assessment strategy for this course is designed in a way that will contribute to student development and will help them achieve their goals and enhance their employability. An essential element of this process is that feedback will be provided in due time so it is integrated in the learning process. When group work is required, the marks given will be individual following the University of Bedfordshire's regulatory scheme.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 13,275per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Bedfordshire

  • University League Table

    123rd

  • Campus address

    University of Bedfordshire, Park Square, Luton, Luton, LU1 3JU, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    95th out of 103 4

    104th out of 123 4

  • Entry standards

    / Max 220
    93 42%

    94th

    10
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    51 51%

    94th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.75 75%

    101st

    6
  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    93 43%

    114th

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    59 59%

    100th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.91 78%

    85th

    27

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