Why Pursue A Career In Finance?

Our new MSc Business (Financial Management) has been designed as an industry-focused postgraduate course for graduates with a strong quants, accounting and/or finance in their undergraduate degree. In cases where borrowers hire a UN Agency on the basis of a contract to provide specific goods, technical assistance or services as per the provisions of the Procurement or Consultant guidelines, financial management arrangements are governed by the Bank’s standard FM requirements.

Graduates of this programme will be able to find employment in positions related to financial functions in companies, a variety of positions in financial institutions such as banks and insurance companies as well as in non-profit organisations and regulatory institutions (e.g. central bank, banking and insurance supervisory institutions).Finance Management

The Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability (PEFA) Program is a multi-donor partnership which assesses the condition of country public expenditure, procurement and financial accountability systems, and develops a practical sequence for reform and capacity-building actions.Finance Management

Careers in finance depend upon a strong understanding of the foundations of finance, investment behaviour and the dynamic nature of finance, and the MSc will provide a strong preparation for a career in a wide variety of positions within the finance profession.Finance Management

A 2002 survey, performed by Robert Half International, a staffing services firm specializing in accounting and finance professionals, showed that directors of finance were paid from $75,000 to $204,500, and corporate controllers were paid from $54,000 to $138,750.