Masters of Science (MSc) in Finance and Investment


Programme Objectives

The primary objectives of the MSc. Finance and Investment programme are to develop excellent analytical skills in finance and investment necessarily to

i. Assess and Make Finance Decisions

ii. Appraise and Manage Investment Projects and Portfolios

iii. Evaluate and Manage Corporate Risks

iv. Carry out Research in Finance and Investment

v. Design and Implement Corporate Strategies and Policy

Programme Duration

The Programme runs for 18 Months.

Tuition Fee Structure

i) For Tanzanians is 4,800,000 payable in four installments.

ii) For Foreign Students is US$2,400 payable in four Installments.

Entry Qualifications

Entry Requirement and Eligibility

Either first degree or advanced diploma with at least a second class, or a first degree or advanced diploma (with a pass class), and a good postgraduate diploma in the related field from a recognized higher learning institution.


Programme Structure

Semester I

Subject Code Subject Name
MT09104 Quantitative Techniques for Finance
AF09101 Accounting for Decision Making and Control
AF09103 Advanced Corporate Finance
AF09108 Computing for Finance and Investment Analysis
  Elective Modules (student should take 2 modules)
AF09105 Financial Markets and Institutions
AF09107 Business Analysis and Valuation
AF09110 Advanced Investment Analysis
BF09108 Loan Portfolio Management
  Semester II
MS09201 Research Methodology
AF09202 Advanced Portfolio Management
AF09203 International Financial Management
MS09204 Strategic Management and Business Policy
  Elective Modules (student should take 2 modules)
AF09209 Equity and Fixed Income Investment
AF09210 Case Study in Corporate Finance
BF09206 Bank Risk Management
MS09208 Corporate Governance
BF09207 Treasury Management


Carrier Opportunities

The Master of Science in Finance and Investment at NTA level 9 is geared towards producing competent graduates who will work in managerial level in the field of finance and investment in public and private sectors. This programme impacts knowledge and equips graduates with tools of finance and investment analysis for application in policy making and decision making in public and private sectors.