Financial Management

1 Year
January 2025
Campus Taught

Our MSc Financial Management course will prepare you for a unique qualification. You'll get the opportunity to become proficient in decision making in financial management.

Why study with us

  • You'll get introduced to finance tools and techniques. You'll get an understanding of financial markets and institutions within a global context.
  • The University of Central Lancashire ranked first for the money invested into student wellbeing services (Student Welfare League Table, 2020)
  • This course is perfect for graduates that want to work in accounting, finance, strategy, and management fields. As well as professionals that want to develop their skills.

What you'll do

  • You’ll gain financial management knowledge. This is ideal if you’re interested in a financial or related consultancy career.
  • We’ll give you all the skills and experience you need to become financially astute. You'll be able to make real changes and contributions in all sectors.
  • If you’re interested in further study you can choose to seek exemptions from the accountancy professional bodies.


Course delivery

Following the pandemic, we have found that some courses benefit from a blended learning and teaching approach. Therefore, the majority of your teaching will be face-to-face on campus aside from a small amount of online teaching where we have learnt it works best.


Please note the delivery information for this course is accurate for the academic year 2023/24. The information displayed in this section may not yet accurately reflect how the course will be delivered in 2024/25 but this information will be updated by December 2023.

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of our published course information. However, our programmes are subject to ongoing review and development. Changing circumstances may cause alteration to, or the cancellation of, courses. Changes may be necessary to comply with the requirements of accrediting bodies or revisions to subject benchmarks statements. As well as to keep courses updated and contemporary, or as a result of student feedback. We reserve the right to make variations if we consider such action to be necessary or in the best interests of students.

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Future careers in financial management

Many of our graduates go on to become professional accountants. They also become finance officers in industry, commerce and the public sector. Others have become managers and consultants at medium and large enterprises.

Fees and funding

Full-time£8,400 per year
Distance Full-time£8,400 per year
Part-time£933 per 20 credits
Distance Part-time£933 per 20 credits
Full-time£15,500 per year
Distance Full-time£8,400 per year
Distance Part-time£933 per 20 credits
Full-time£9,000 per year
Distance Full-time£9,000 per year
Part-time£1,000 per 20 credits
Distance Part-time£1,000 per 20 credits
Full-time£16,900 per year
Distance Full-time£9,000 per year
Distance Part-time£1,000 per 20 credits

Scholarships and bursaries

We have a wide range of bursaries, scholarships and funds available to help support you whilst studying with us.

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This course is based in the School of Business

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