MSc Finance and Management

MSc Finance and Management

Duration

1 year / 2 years

Study type

Full-Time / Part-Time

Credit hours

200

Assessment

Taught modules 60%,individual project 40%

Fee

Annual Tuition Fees : OMR 8,200

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.

Students will be required to take all ten core modules (100 credits) and four elective modules (20 credits). (120 modules in total). Students will also be required to submit a thesis (80 credits).(200 credits in total).

Core Modules
Module Number Module Title
1 Accounting & Finance Preparatory course
2 Corporate Finance
3 Statistical Analysis in Finance
4 Accounting
5 Economics for Financial Markets
6 Organisational Management
7 Strategic Management
8 International Corporate Finance
9 Valuation & Financial Modelling
10 Financial Markets, Regulations & Ethics
11 Research Methods in Finance
12 Thesis
13 students choose 4 electives
14 Corporate Restructuring (elective)
15 Entrepreneurial Finance (elective)
16 Strategic Management Accounting & Control (elective)
17 Mergers and Acquisitions (elective)
18 Private Equity (elective)

Annual Tuition Fees : OMR 8,200

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