MSc Finance

The Financial Times* ranks our MSc Finance third in the UK, and 12th in the world

Join us to gain a deep theoretical and conceptual knowledge of finance and quantitative skills, preparing you for a range of careers in the financial industry. Go beyond the application of skills and develop your ability to challenge, evaluate, and rethink established paradigms.  

As the anticipation of jobs being challenged by Artificial Intelligence becomes a reality, we aim to share the skills and depth of understanding needed to design, develop, and supervise these new forms of financial intelligence.  

In line with the CFA curriculum we have launched a new module on Ethics, Financial Regulation and Corporate Governance, offering you the opportunity to study with a European business school partner. 

WBS benefits from excellent links to key financial institutions and employers, and this course has benefited from industry recommendations. This course was revised for 2020 entry. 

* The Financial Times ranks our MSc Finance 12th in the world and 3rd in the UK in their Masters in Finance Pre-experience ranking 2022. 


  • Application Deadline 2 August 2023
  • Start Date September 2023
  • Duration 1 year
  • Location Warwick Campus
  • Format Full-time
  • UK Fees £34,000 *
  • EU/International Fees £39,750 *

* See fees and funding for fees breakdown.

20 Nationalities (2021 cohort)
103 Cohort size
22 Average age


  • Ranked third in the UK by the Financial Times 

  • CFA Affiliated University 

  • Gain hands-on experience of using lab software to perform calculations and conduct simulations 

  • Dedicated careers coaching by Finance specialists 

  • Elective modules to help you specialise, or explore areas outside of your comfort zone. 

What our graduates do
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The course gave me essential knowledge on fixed income securities and broadened my perspective on financial statement analysis."
Demet Sarikaya Senior Credit Risk Analyst, Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management,
MSc Finance ( 2008 - 2009)
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