Postgraduate Programme

MSc Investment and Finance

The Investment and Finance industry manages financial risk, safety risks and security risks of investments and evaluates investment opportunities for available funds from individuals, businesses, and governments. Investment and finance professionals help governments and non-government organisations, as well as individuals, to raise money and invest money through bonds, stocks, public offerings, venture capitalism, mergers and acquisitions.

This Master’s degree programme is designed to develop in-depth understanding and analysis of financial and investment information in an international context, with a focus on practical skills acquisition vital for professional development and career progression.

The qualification earned on completion of this programme is awarded by Liverpool John Moores University (UK), and all official degree certificates and transcripts are issued directly by LJMU.

Students who successfully complete the programme of study at Oryx Universal College in partnership with Liverpool John Moores University will be invited to participate in the annual graduation ceremony organised by Oryx Universal College in Qatar. 

Admissions criteria

You will need:

  • A Bachelor’s degree with Honours in relevant subject (minimum 2:2 classification)
  • Professional experience would be an advantage, but not essential
  • Minimum IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent 

Contact Information

MSc Investment and Finance

Building #113, Al Jazira Al Arabiya Street,
Zone 36, Al Messila,
(P.O. Box 12253)

+974 4021 0000

Sun – Thurs 9:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

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Course modules

Year 1 (Level 7)

Core modules

  • Research and Quantitative Methods for Finance
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Markets and Institutions
  • Financial Economics
  • Portfolio Management
  • Contemporary Financial Issues
  • Forensic Financial Analysis
  • Dissertation

Course Fees

  Registration fee   QAR 1,500 (single payment, non-refundable, non-deductible)
  Tuition fee  QAR 95,000 (per annum)

All fees are payable to Oryx Universal College W.L.L., Qatar; approved as a higher education provider by the Ministry of Education and Higher Education of the State of Qatar.


Career opportunities

The potential opportunities for investment & finance experts are available in Qatar and across the globe. Financial careers often involve high barriers to entry, but these jobs offer numerous benefits, including a challenging work environment, interaction with highly motivated and intelligent colleagues, opportunities for advancement and excellent pay. While many people flock to the financial field because of the income potential, the most successful graduates tend to have a distinct passion for their work.

Some of the career options for you:

  • Treasury / Central Banking / Economist 
  • Investment Banking  
  • Investment, Finance and Portfolio management 
  • Private Equity management  
  • Venture capital management  
  • Merger and acquisition management/consultancy 

The information listed in this section is an overview of the academic content of the programme. Please see the programme specification document for further details on this course.

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