GGSB MSc in Finance

GGSB MSc in Finance

Introduction

Students who apply for the GGSB MSc Finance aspire to boost their existing careers in the financial sector, in such areas as investment and commercial banking, asset management, financial services and consulting, or with corporate finance positions within international organisations.

A high level of commitment is required from applicants as this programme is only offered on a full-time basis.

Admission

Minimum Age:
21 years or above

Admission Requirements
vv Bachelors level degree in any subject from a recognised university
vv A test of quantitative abilities is required. You may submit one of the following:

• GMAT – A minimum of 70% in the quantitative section is required

• GRE – a minimum of 60% in the verbal reasoning section, 70% in the quantitative section, and 4.0 or above on the analytical writing section are required

• CFA Level 1 exam with a pass grade

• This test may be waived at the discretion of GGSB Admission Board for candidates that exhibit previous academic excellence from a top ranked university or business school, especially in quantitative subjects.

Minimum English Language Entry Requirement:
vv IELTS: 6.5 (minimum of 6.0 in all areas)
vv TOEF: IBT 94 (minimum of 22 in each band) or TOEF: CBT 240 or Paper version 587
vv Pearson Test of English (PTE): Minimum of 63
vv Cambridge Proficiency Exam: A, B, C
vv English native speaker/Degree obtained in English

Applicants whose first language is English or students who can show that they have already pursued a first degree program (or in the case of undergraduate applicants, their secondary education) in English will not be required to take any further tests.

Applicants who have work experience of 2 years or more working in English in an English-speaking country will not be required to take any further tests.

 

Core Modules (Year 1) Content
Introduction Session
(e-Learning Modules)

-Fundamentals of Accounting and Finance
-Fundamentals of Excel and Statistics

Stage 1
The Fundamentals of Finance
-Corporate Finance and Investment Decisions
-Economics for Finance
-Accounting and Financial Statements Analysis
-Quantitative Methods for Finance
Stage 2
Mastering Financial Management
-Management Control Systems
-Mergers & Acquisition and Company Valuation
-International Financial Management
-Ethics, Professional Standards and Corporate Governance
Stage 3
Advanced Finance
-Derivatives
-Fixed Income Investments
-LBOs, Venture Capital and Financial Restructuring
-Asset Management
Stage 4
Electives
Capstone Course

-Global Business Operations - The Serious Game
-Research Methodology and Project Workshop
-Integrative Case Study
-Two (2) Electives*
-Final Management Project

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dates & Fees

Oct Intake now available
S$21,000 per year

Other Information

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