MSc in Global Finance (Online)

Programme Overview

Developing your financial expertise to the highest level, this programme provides a comprehensive grasp of the principles and theories of finance and their application to real-life corporate situations, both locally and internationally. It is set in the context of the wider global economic environment and encourages you to critically analyse contemporary theories and practical case studies.

Programme Structure

The programme consists of twelve modules, which you can complete in two years of part-time study. Each module is seven weeks long and you study on one module at a time. There is a break of a few weeks every other module so you will have some free time over summer and at the end of the calendar year. The modules are designed to give you in-depth knowledge of the key areas of global finance today. There will be three intakes per year, in January, May and September. Modules include:

  • Foundations of Finance
  • Bonds & Equity Analysis
  • Investment Strategy
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • International Finance
  • Derivatives & Risk Management
  • Alternative Investments
  • Corporate Finance
  • International Banking
  • Asset Management
  • The Insurance Industry
  • Global Real Estate

How you will learn

Online learning may be new to you, but we have designed the MSc in Global Finance so that you don't need to be a technical wizard to study effectively and will be well supported throughout. All the quality and intensity of a Cass specialist Masters degree is combined with the convenience and flexibility of studying online from home or on the move anywhere in the world.

Our approach provides a rigorous, practical and participative experience. All the materials (video presentations, readings, online resources), activities and assessments are delivered in our modern, easy to use digital platform, and you will be taught online by world-class Cass academics. You will study alongside, and network with, other participants from around the globe.