The MSc Global Financial Trading is aimed at graduates from a broad range of disciplines wishing to pursue a career in international financial trading.
The programme examines the principles of equity trading and evaluation, bond trading and financial derivatives. Using our technology-rich fully simulated trading floor, mirroring a top investment bank, students gain an unrivalled competitive advantage in the global finance employment market.
MSc programmes are delivered over four terms of 10 weeks each and you can choose to begin your programme in January and October.
All students study five core management modules, four mandatory modules and an internship, consulting project or dissertation.
- Advanced business practice,
- trading economics,
- understanding financial reporting,
- financial enterprise and social responsibility,
- valuation of securities and equity trading,
- global financial markets,
- banking, regulation and risk,
- advanced valuation of securities and bond trading,
- financial derivatives trading: options, future and swaps,
- organisation internship or consulting project or dissertation.
In our consultations with business leaders and prospective MSc students, they told us how much work experience matters. Coventry University London Campus is committed to offering students a work experience opportunity for up to ten weeks.
This experience will provide an opportunity:
For first-hand experience of the business and working culture of an organisation, to work independently on a significant, managerial issue with your employer’s support and academic guidance,to create management reports for multiple stakeholders,to build commercial awareness and understanding in the context of decision-making,to develop more effective communication and presentation skills,to build up a stronger set of personal and professional skills.Work experience at Coventry University London Campus can be undertaken in a variety of ways; an internship, an individual consultancy project or a group consulting project.