Top 10 UK Universities to Build a Career in Finance


Finance is a field with abundant career options and has the potential for getting placed in a vast range of successful organizations and firms. Choosing finance related works as career options is a wise choice, and the skills of the students can be honed by getting into reputed institutions. Here is a list of top UK universities for a career in finance.


London School of Economics:

LSE or London School of Economics is one of the leading universities in Economics and Finance.  It is located in London, capital of UK. The university is regarded as the international center of academic excellence and innovation in social sciences.

Manchester Business School:

Manchester Business School is also called as Alliance Manchester Business School (Alliance MBA). It is the business school of the University of Manchester. The university is ranked as the 3rd in the UK by the Financial Times Global MBA Ranking.

Warwick Business School:

Warwick Business School is a part of the University of Warwick. It is the largest department of the Warwick University. WBS was initiated by the Mayor of London on 2015. They offer Part-time PG courses.

Imperial College London:

Imperial College London is a University of public research. It is located in London, UK. The university was established by Prince Albert. Queen Victoria laid the foundation stone for the Imperial College London in 1888.

University of Strathclyde:

The Scottish public research university, University of Strathclyde is located in Glasgow, United Kingdom. It was started as Andersonian institute in 1976. It is the second-oldest university in Glasgow.

University of Lancaster:

Lancaster University is another public research university located in the city of Lancaster, England. It was established in 1964 by Royal charter. National league tables of UK universities ranked Lancaster University among the top ten universities.

University of Durham:

The third oldest university in England is the University of Durham. The university is constantly placed in the top ten university rankings. The university is located in the cathedral city of Durham.

University of Leeds:

The University of Leeds is one of the largest universities in the UK. Students from over 1240 countries study at the University of Leeds. The College is famous for its social events.

University of Glasgow:

The University of Glasgow is the fourth oldest university in the country, founded in the year 1451. The University of Glasgow is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of UK research universities.

University of Reading, Henley Business School:

The University of Reading was established by merging Administrative Staff College and Henley Management College. It is one of the few universities to be granted triple accreditation.