Why study at Roehampton

  • You will be prepared for managerial roles in international finance, with a focus on financial management and strategy within international organisations
  • You will explore the general strategic context within which firms operate and investigate specialist modules in contemporary aspects of investment and international capital 
  • You will also participate in the Global Leadership Programme, an extracurricular course which through lectures, workshops and networking , will help you develop your international skillset  

If you are looking to move into a strategic financial management role within an organisation that operates globally, our MSc Global Financial Management is designed for you.

The programme is designed to provide you with a holistic understanding of strategy and management and is designed for students with the ambition to focus on investment appraisal and international capital markets.

As part of this degree you will have the opportunity to sign up for the Global Leaders Programme, which will expand your skill set enabling you to bring innovative perspectives that will help organisations to succeed in a complex, dynamic global environment. You will learn to communicate your vision effectively to a wider audience and develop critical analytical and research skills necessary in this highly competitive sector

This degree will demonstrate to potential employers your intellectual curiosity, ambition and desire to enter careers in finance and performance management.

On this programme you will develop expertise in contemporary strategic areas of investment, international capital and related fields of emerging management science and practice.

You will also be introduced to major business functions including strategy, global and cross-cultural dimensions of managing organisations, responsible leadership and marketing. Additionally, our research methods module will equip you with the knowledge and techniques to pursue empirical and conceptual work of academic rigour, real world impact and industry relevance alike.

The final project, which is a dissertation, consultancy project or internship report, gives you the opportunity to choose a topic that is best aligned with your experience, research interests and future career plans.

The course is designed to resonate with people from a variety of backgrounds, so you won’t need to have specific area of academic experience or particular work experience.

7 Core Modules (20 credits):

  • Strategic Marketing Management
  • Financial Performance Management 
  • Leadership and Change Management 
  • Strategic Management and CSR 
  • Research Methods Strategic Investment Appraisal 
  • International Capital Markets 

Final project, one out of (each 40 credits):

  • Dissertation
  • Consultancy report
  • Internship report
  • You will also benefit from our Global Leaders Programme, which focusses on your future employability by developing your academic, leadership, consulting and entrepreneurial skills


Compulsory and Required modules
Compulsory and/or required modules may change when we review and update programmes. Above is a list of modules offered this academic year.

Optional modules
Optional modules, when offered as part of a programme, may vary from year to year and are subject to viability.

Career options

You will be equipped with the knowledge and skills to work in financial management, investment or finance-related advisory roles in international organisations, public administration or multinational firms and international operating SMEs.





Business School

Postgraduate open evening

Wednesday 23 May 2018