University of Dundee


City Campus


This degree and all of the available pathways offer exemption from ACCA papers F1-F3 (the papers have been recently renamed as Applied Knowledge AB, Applied Knowledge MA, and Applied Knowledge FA).

This degree programme offers the opportunity to specialise on one of a selection of pathways. You can study:
MSc Finance; MSc Finance and Banking; MSc Finance and Investment; MSc Finance and Risk.

You are able to change your chosen pathway within the first two weeks of arriving at Dundee.

This programme enables you to understand in detail the operation of modern business organisations and the role of financial institutions and capital markets in the global economy.

It will introduce you to state-of-the-art techniques and thinking regarding research methodology and the statistical techniques employed to investigate a firm's values and asset prices. At Dundee you will be taught by staff who have practical experience working in the financial sector or who have insights into financial practices through their research of, and with, analysts, company directors and market traders.

Entry Requirements

Applicants should normally have an Honours degree at 2.2 level or above in computing or a related subject that contains the necessary background knowledge, including Mathematics, to undertake the course.

Start Date

September, January


Postgraduate Master's



Study Method

Full time

Course Length

12 months


Business and Finance

SCQF Level