MSc Taster Day

Friday 20th July 2018

In order to give you a taste of what life will be like as a student at Cass, every year we host our MSc Taster Day, open to current MSc offer holders only. The day will include a choice of taster lectures as well as the chance for you to meet staff from our careers service and admissions team. The lectures will be followed by a drinks and networking session which will enable you to start bonding with your future classmates ahead of the September start of your studies.


09:45 Registration opens

10:30 Welcome
Dean Marianne Lewis

10:45 Careers Workshop
A practical workshop hosted by Relationship Managers from Cass Careers to help you prepare your career strategy.

11.45 Entrepreneurship at Cass
Aurore Hochard, Head of Entrepreneurship Programmes

12:30 Lunch

13:15 Choice of sample lecture

  • Dr Nick Motson, Associate Dean, MSc Programmes
    Smart Beta, Scrabble and Simian Indices


  • Dr Susan Hill, Senior Lecturer in Innovation and Entrepreneurship
    Innovation in Large Companies: Patterns of Seeing, Thinking and Acting

14:15 Coffee break

14:45 Choice of sample lecture:

  • Dr Dirk Nitzsche, Course Director, MSc in Financial Mathematics, MSc in Mathematical Trading & Finance and   MSc in Quantitative Finance
    Investing in Equity Mutual Funds : What do we have to look out for?


  • Professor Sotiris Tsolacos, Course Director, MSc in Real Estate Investment
    The outlook for real estate markets at times of uncertainty

15:45 Drinks and networking

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