MSc Finance


Download the graduate destinations report for our Finance portfolio of courses.

WBS CareersPlus service
We offer you a comprehensive pre-arrival, student, and alumni careers service. You will have access to one-to-one career guidance appointments, CV checks and tailored mock interviews. We regularly post job opportunities, events and workshops on our bespoke online learning environment my.wbs.

Click here to see the full range of careers services available to our MSc Finance students.

Visits by guest speakers from all areas of financial services complement the academic programme throughout the year. Past speakers have covered topics including IFRS & Standard SettingSystematic/Quant Trading StrategiesQuantitative Strategies for Hedge FundsHigh Frequency Trading in the Foreign Exchange Markets, and Success in the City.

Workshops & guidance
You will have the opportunity to attend workshops covering CVs and application forms, looking for jobs, networking, interviews and assessment centres throughout the year, and access to a careers coach with specialist knowledge of your course.

The University's graduate job site, MyAdvantage lists thousands of graduate job placements and internship opportunities throughout the year, as well as a range of other useful online resources.

QTEM Masters Network Program
The QTEM Masters Network Program aims to equip high performing students with excellent quantitative and analytical skills to support their future careers as leading decision makers in the global business environment. 

Following the completion of an eligible Warwick Masters, students accepted onto the QTEM Masters Network Program will spend up to an additional 12 months studying at one or two International Academic Partners, completing a relevant internship, and partaking in a global Data Challenge with fellow QTEM students.  

Discover more on our QTEM webpages.

Graduate job prospects

Our students achieve excellent salaries post-degree, and we are exceptionally good at placing them into employment within three months of completion.

Warwick is in the top 6 universities targeted by the largest number of top employers in 2020/21*, and we have strong links with many recruiters.

*The Graduate Market in 2021, High Fliers

Graduates of our MSc in Finance typically go into roles in high finance. 


Barclays Capital   Equities Analyst
Bloomberg   Consultant
BNP Paribas   STIR Derivatives Trader
Central Bank Egypt   Senior Financial Analyst
Deloitte   Business Analyst
Deutsche Bank   Liquidity Risk Analyst
Ernst & Young   Tax & Regulatory Services Consultant
J.P. Morgan   Equity Capital Markets Analyst
Old Mutual Asset Managers   Research Analyst
PricewaterhouseCoopers   Senior Associate
Threadneedle Asset Management   Investment Risk Analyst
World Bank Senior   Finance Specialist


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