The programme will equip you with the financial acumen you need to succeed and solve business challenges in any sector. Whatever function you work in, skills and knowledge in areas such as
will build your credibility and ability to see the big picture for your organisation within a global context.
You will learn how to:
understand the interplay between well-functioning financial markets and successful companies
apply a full range of financial techniques to real-life business situations
describe, analyse and interpret financial data from markets and companies
search and gather relevant financial information from multiple sources, including companies' annual reports and financial databases
offer data-based solutions to complex and relevant business challenges, for example:
Evaluating the performance and riskiness of a company or an asset
Selecting valuable investment projects
Determining the type of capital a company should raise to fund investment
Analysing a company's financial strategy
International powerhouse for Financial Technology (FinTech) research, teaching and innovation. Data Visualisation Observatory, the first of its kind in the UK, offers interactive 3D visualisation of data to visualising monetary flows and stock market behaviours in Fintech.
The University of Manchester is ranked 27th (QS World University Ranking 2021). Alliance Manchester Business School’s Accounting and Finance Studies is ranked 21st globally (QS World Rankings 2020).
Taught by one of Europe’s most experienced Accounting and Finance teams, with access to some of the most extensive financial databases and learning material around. Dedicated to educating the next generation of analysts, managers, stakeholders, regulators, investors, and entrepreneurs.
Studying a flexible course means you can learn while you continue to work and apply the skills and knowledge you learn immediately to solve your day-to-day business challenges in finance.
Designed for executives who require a better understanding of the financial impact of strategic business decisions (case-based learning).
Holistic & well-rounded curriculum
Professional and Personal Development activities enable easy access to hands-on examples, e.g. Fintech - Blockchain, AI, Big Data, Virtual Banking etc., Compliance - Risk Management, Forensic, Crowdfunding/Finance startup and growth of new ventures, industry trends etc.).
Consultants are committed to supporting your journey towards a rewarding graduate destination. Some of our career services include fine-tuning your CV/rèsumè, developing your interview skills, individual career counselling, career workshops and mentorship matching. Our support continues throughout your time with us and after you graduate.
Alumni and networking
Join the ranks of our senior management and C-Suites working in top financial institutions across the globe. When you join our MSc Financial Management programme, you become part of an extensive network of the 60,000 Alliance Manchester Business School alumni across 176 countries worldwide.