Master of Philosophy in Finance

Programme objectives:

The MPhil Finance programme aims to contribute to the advancement of knowledge in finance through independent and original research. The programme places emphasis on the improvement of the student’s ability and knowledge to undertake good research in finance and related areas as well as handle financial issues confronting businesses and the financial world with professionalism. The programme provides research-led teaching that develops students’ skills, knowledge as well as a solid foundation for students who intend to pursue a PhD programme and those aiming for careers in finance.

Target audience:

Target audience include academics, finance researchers, finance tutors, portfolio managers, funds and asset managers, financial risk analysts, financial planners and consultants among others.

Duration: Two Academic Years

Available Session: Regular only

Entry Requirements:

Prospective applicants must have a bachelor’s degree with at least second class lower in a finance related field such as Banking and Finance, Accounting, Economics or an equivalent chartered professional certificate in any of the areas specified above.