School of Economics and Finance

Queen Mary University of London becomes Fitch Learning partner

8 July 2015

MSc Finance students at Queen Mary University of London can now elect to take a five-day intensive training course followed by a structured online learning programme for the Level I CFA® Program exam. The course, which is hosted on campus and delivered by Fitch Learning’s expert instructors, supports students in their preparation for the prestigious professional exam. Read more about Fitch Learning here.

The MSc in Finance is a specialist degree providing a comprehensive grasp of the principles and applications of finance. The degree provides the opportunity to follow the CFA specialist pathway, which has a strong foundation of real world investment analysis and portfolio management skills along with practical knowledge of the investment industry.

Programme Director Professor Francis Breedon is pleased to have launched the programme: "This partnership gives students a great opportunity to combine their MSc studies with the training required for the CFA qualification."

Pursuing the CFA designation can greatly enhance a student’s employability, and demonstrates their commitment to the investment profession. We are delighted to offer QMUL students the support they need to undertake their first professional qualification,’ says Rob Thakur, Head of Professional Qualifications at Fitch Learning.

Find out more about the MSc in Finance. For further details about the CFA programme, please visit the Fitch Learning website.