This postgraduate program (MSc) at the University of Stirling prepares you for a successful career in finance and financial risk management. The courses place an emphasis on real-world experiences to help you acquire knowledge in the areas of finance, finance theories and the practical methods required to analyse financial data.
In addition, you will gain specialist knowledge of financial risk management, analytical skills needed to understand financial risk management, and will learn how to identify, measure and manage a broad range of financial risk types including operational risk, foreign exchange risk, liquidity risk and market risk.
One added benefit of this program is the available access to professional financial databases including Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters Eikon, Datastream, S&P Capital IQ and Financial Times. Students also take part in the Amplify Trading Boot Camp, to gain first-hand experience in real-world trading, and the Student Managed Investment Fund. Lectures are supplemented by a series of guest speakers who are professionals from the Industry. All these features enhance employability, participation, learning, and student experience.
Applications are now being accepted to this program for a February 2021 start! Interested in finding out more?Applying from Canada? Contact Canadian agent Barclay Educational Services at JSB@barclayedu.com (There is NO CHARGE to students for these services. The University of Stirling pays the fee. ) Apply now and Study in Scotland in 2021!