The Master of Science in Financial Management in Your Country!
Duration & Content
The MSc in Financial Management now available in your country is offered in a variety of forms Flexible Distance Learning and Online with full support.
Students receive live on line tuition via our online tuition system and they do not need to travel to Edinburgh or abroad at all. iCon offers full academic and administrative support to students resident in the region. All iCon tutors are approved by the Edinburgh Business School to provide tutorial and pastoral support to its students.
Examinations are organised locally by the University, so students sit their examinations in their own country or anywhere in the world they wish. Currently all examinations are run online, so students sit their examination at home.
There are many intakes per year and students can start when it suits them best.
Availability of single Modules
Those interested in single modules can choose to attend them without being enrolled at the full programme, and with the successful completion of these modules they are awarded a Certificate of Academic Achievement from the University! Moreover, by successfully completing a certain number of modules in their own pace, students can be awarded the Postgraduate Certificate with 3 modules, the Postgraduate Diploma with 6 modules and by completing 9 modules, acquire the full postgraduate Degree!
The program is aimed at professionals, so it is offered in a flexible format and students may decide to adjust the time of study according to their respective needs. Studenys can complete the programme in a minum period 12 months or prolong this based on their needs.
The MSc in Financial Management consists of 9 modules, 5 of which are core courses, and 4 electives. The core courses are:
- Financial Decision Making
- Credit Risk Management
- Advanced Financial Decision Making
- Financial Risk Management
Then students chan choose their 4 electives from the following list:
- Corporate Governance
- Mergers & Acquisitions
- Practical History of Financial Markets
- Quantitative Methods
- Developing and Executing Strategy
- Economics for Business
Fees & Provisions
There is great flexibility in the payment of fees as students are able to choose how and when they wish to proceed with their payments. Payment of the fees can be made either for individual courses or groups of courses with a reduction in the total fees.