Duration

1 year / up to 3 years

Study type

Full -Time / Part-Time

Credit hours

200

Assessment

Taught modules 60%, individual project 40%

Programme Details

The MSc in Finance and Management provides a solid grounding in finance and management principles with rigorous training in relevant tools and techniques, and how to apply them in the workplace. This degree programme is one of a set of postgraduate programmes designed by Cranfield University and offered at Muscat University. This is a dual degree programme, leading to the award of a Cranfield University degree and a Muscat University degree.

Programme Objectives

The MSc in Finance and Management aims to:

  • Prepare students for a career in financial services.
  • Provide students with a high level of financial skills.
  • Give students a rounded view of business and its management.

Admission Requirements

Usually candidates must hold either:
  • an English-medium undergraduate degree from a recognized university at second class honours level or above (or equivalent)
  • or a professional qualification (e.g. CIMA, ACA, ACCA) with 5 years’ relevant work experience.
Candidates must have:
  • exposure to quantitative subjects (mathematics, statistics, engineering, economics etc.) from previous studies or work experience is essential for this course.
  • a minimum English language proficiency level equivalent to IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.5 in the writing component.
Core Modules Elective modules
Mod# Module Title Credits Module Title Credits
01 Corporate Finance 10 Corporate Restructuring 5
02 Statistical Analysis in Finance 10 Entrepreneurial Finance 5
03 Accounting 10 Private Equity 5
04 Economics for Financial Markets 10 Strategic Management Accounting and Control 5
05 Organisational Management 10 Mergers and Acquisitions 5
06 Strategic Management 10
07 International Corporate Finance 10
08 Valuation and Financial Modelling 10
09 Financial Markets Regulation and Ethics 10
10 Research Methods in Finance 10