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To support CULC's next exciting phase of development, we are seeking to appoint enthusiastic and passionate professionals who will help us to become a key university of choice in London.

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Global Financial Trading MSc

OVERVIEW

This programme is aimed at students with a strong interest in financial trading in integrated financial markets. You will focus on trading and the behaviour of global financial markets through the use of an on campus simulated trading floor, which provides practical exposure and hands-on experience in the art of trading.

In addition, you will gain career ready business skills sought after by employers’, including teamwork, communication, presentation and leadership skills.

This course provides students with the practical skills necessary to effectively lead in the fast-paced world of the global markets. This course also delivers the training for the highly regarded Financial Information Associate (FISD) Certificate, recognised by the world’s leading financial information companies.

WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE?

In addition to the many reasons to study at the London Campus including; our focus on employability; our location in the heart of the City of London; our work experience opportunities; the personalised attention we dedicate to students; our industry links; our industry trained Teaching Fellows and our top rankings, here are a few other reasons specific to this programme: 

• The programme can also help to prepare students for the Financial Information Associate (FICD) Certificate, recognised by the world’s leading financial information companies;

• Students can gain exposure to a technology-rich fully simulated trading floor, mirroring a top investment bank and Bloomberg trading software;

• Students will have the opportunity to also acquire a Bloomberg certificate.

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

Modules include

Global Financial Markets

Stochastic Finance

Trading Economics

Valuation of Securities and Equity Trading

Advanced Valuation and Bond Trading

Financial Derivatives Trading

Understanding Financial Reporting

Financial Enterprise and Social Responsibility

Business and Management Research Methods

Academic and Professional Skills

Employability and Consulting Skills

HOW WILL THIS COURSE BE TAUGHT?

Throughout the programme, you will work with expert teachers and industry professionals to develop the relevant skills to research and understand the industry, develop the skills and knowledge employers are really looking for, as well as get tailored support on how to start your career even before you graduate.

You will be assigned a personal tutor who will be able to review and discuss your progress and offer advice throughout your studies. You will also have access to a wide range of additional support from our free Spotlight workshops designed to support the development of your study and research skills as well as enhance English language skills if English is not your first language.

Entry Requirements

To be accepted for the programme students must possess a second class honours degree (2:2) or above.

English Language IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

No work experience required.

How will this course enhance my career prospects?

Students who successfully complete this programme should emerge from this course with well-developed powers of analysis, clear perspectives on strategy and strategic thinking, and highly effective communication and research skills. All of which are demanded by employers in private, public, and third sector organisations around the world. 

I had a fantastic experience at the London Campus studying with passionate and dedicated teachers, and an Employability team always available to offer advice and support to help secure jobs and internships. 

Agathe Silvagni, France

Data Analyst at Bloomberg

WORK PLACEMENTS

Working closely with industry, Coventry University London Campus delivers a comprehensive career-building programme which includes work-based activities, leadership lectures, and training in career planning and guidance with career paths.

Work experience on the MSc Hospitality and Tourism Management programme can be undertaken in a variety of ways;

NO HIDDEN EXTRAS

Included in the fees:

  • Specified core textbooks;
  • Any mandatory UK residential field trips;
  • Any mandatory UK site visits and trips;
  • 1,000 sides of black and white laser prints;

Additional costs not included in the fees:

You may have the opportunity to participate in non-mandatory field trips in the UK and abroad. These visits are not included in the programme fee and prices will vary depending on the location of the trip.

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Course code:
LONT014
Duration:
  • 1 year full-time

Qualification:
  • Postgraduate Degree (MBA / MSc / MA / MPA)

Course type:
  • Full time

Fees:
£13,250

Contact Details:

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+44 (0) 24 7765 2152