The world changes. It always does. Nothing stands still. At Imperial, we recognise we live in challenging times, facing pressures of rapid technological innovation, increasing globalisation, dwindling natural resources and the need to generate economic growth which delivers greater well-being for society. At Imperial College Business School, we tackle the challenges business faces through analytical, sharp analysis and thought-leadership. It is our DNA.
How do we rank?
We want to unlock your potential. So it’s good to know our own high standards are also internationally recognised with Imperial College London ranked #3 in Europe by The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2021.
Give your career a stand out start.
Your key advantages:
Excellent industry reputation
Are you a recent graduate looking for a deeper analytical understanding of financial engineering and risk management? Take your next career step. Our programme is accredited by Professional Risk Manager’s International Association (PRMIA). Gain your professional edge.
PRMIA accredited, a head start on your career
Your career, your choice
Shape your own MSc programme to match your ambition. A wide choice of electives offer multiple opportunities to specialise, from Credit Risk to Fixed Income Securities. The scope for learning is as unique as each individual.
Hone your electives to your industry goals
Applied thinking, the financial edge
Find solutions to live business challenges through inspiring lectures delivered by industry experts. Extend your knowledge into practical skills, learn programming with optional Visual Basic and C++ workshops or put theory into practice with an Applied Project. Why not embed a Work Placement into your summer term?
You’re career ready with a wide range of industry experience, practical applications and wealth of knowledge gained from finance sector insiders.
This is real-world learning
Stand out in a competitive market
Statistics show Imperial experience marks you out as a highly desirable graduate. Our expert Career Consultants make sure of that. Your advantage? Chart your future goals and take concrete steps to achieve them. We’re your career network with connections to the biggest names in industry.
Your career path extends worldwide. Track our top-tier employment record
World-class finance faculty
You have full access to the expertise of our globally respected Department of Finance. Leaders in the field, their worldwide reputation is founded on an expert understanding of business, finance and economics. They keep your learning one step ahead.
The Imperial advantage
Future you starts here
Top 10 global university
You’ll break new ground with our strong reputation for research and teaching. All the tools are here, with access to cutting edge business, technology, engineering, healthcare and science. With our global reputation, beyond the classroom your entrepreneurial and business opportunities extend worldwide.
Your leafy location: South Kensington
Find yourself in the culture capital of London with three of the UK’s most visited museums on your doorstep: the Science Museum, Victoria & Albert Museum and Natural History Museum. All world-class, all free to visit. Shop, cafés, restaurants and two of London’s most stunning Royal Parks are just a short lunch break away. Pause for thought.
Welcome to one of London’s most prized postcodes.
Leaders in data analytics
We are recognised as a world leader in the study and analysis of data. Imperial Business Analytics is a dedicated research centre which delivers the Data Spark programme. It’s your gateway to live projects on a student placement programme which uncover market relevant insights into business data.
What next? Bitcoin boom or bust? We track global transactions patterns in real time, under analysis are also the demographics of rising sharing economies including Uber and Airbnb. A myriad of thought-provoking business issues are mapped out in The Data Observatory, housed in our Data Science Institute. It provides a vital overview for academics and industry insiders alike to visualise data in the largest facility of its kind in Europe.
Welcome to a wider view of data.
Your business hub: London
A true cultural powerhouse, London is one of the world’s most iconic cities. With a global reputation for business and creativity. It’s the perfect place to build lifelong professional and personal networks.