Masters in Finance

Finance is concerned with monetary resources and everything related to it: assets, liabilities, banking, investment, credit, etc. Divided generally in three areas of expertise: public finance, corporate finance and personal finance, finance is very complex and requires solid knowledge and ability in areas such as mathematics, statistics, economics and sometimes computer programming.

Public finance deals with the finances of the state or the state divisions such as provinces, counties or municipalities, also including central banking system that have a great influence in the global economy. Corporate finance is focused on maximizing the profit or the value of a private enterprise by balancing risk and profitability in the management of investments and is the main area studies within a Bachelor or Master degree in finance.

Finance students will receive insight into business procedure and will achieve the capacity to make use of mathematical aptitude and take the organization's or client's goals, resources and options into consideration while making suggestions for financial growth.

The most common career paths for finance graduates are: commercial/investment banker, stock, insurance or real estate broker, financial planner, financial manager, economist, tax adviser, business analyst and more.

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Suggested Master's Programmes

Startup et Développement Numérique Startup et Développement Numérique, Master
  • Sep 2017
  • EEA € 12,990 per year
  • International € 12,990 per year
  • 12 months

Le MS Startup et Développement Numérique offer par l'Ecole de Management de Normandie se positionne comme une solution à ce problème grandissant et se veut donc fondamentalement différent et radical quant à sa forme et son contenu, résolument tourné vers les nouveaux métiers apparus au fil de la transition numérique de l’économie et la maîtrise d’outils pratiques et très opérationnels.

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Banking and International Finance Banking and International Finance, M.Sc.
  • Sep 2017
  • International € 10,000
  • 24 months

The Master's Degree Program in Banking and International Finance at the School of Business and Economics of the University of Jyväskylä provides an interdisciplinary degree and a strong quantitatively oriented background for the students to serve as professionals especially in financial markets, banking and other duties in the fields of economics and finance requiring highly analytical performance.

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Finance and Business Economics Finance and Business Economics, M.Sc.
  • Any time
  • International £ 23,000 per year
  • EEA £ 20,000 per year
  • 12 months

Gain expert advanced training in both finance and related areas of business economics. Examine the links between international macroeconomics and global capital markets. You will graduate from this Finance and Business Economics programme at Alliance Manchester Business School equipped for careers in financial services, banking or industry.

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Global Master in Finance Global Master in Finance, Master
  • Nov 2017
  • International € 35,200 per module
  • EEA € 35,200 per module
  • Not specified

The program is aimed at executive professionals with a minimum of 5 years work experience in the world of finance or related field. The program is offered in the blended format with three residential periods in Madrid-London-Madrid. This unique methodology allows participants to obtain a Master degree while staying at work.

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International Finance International Finance, M.Sc.
  • Any time
  • EEA € 29,900
  • International € 29,900
  • 10 months

HEC Paris MSc International Finance is the world leading program in Finance (FT rankings 2016)

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Advanced Finance Advanced Finance, M.Sc.
  • Jan 2017
  • EEA € 40,600 per year
  • International € 40,600 per year
  • 12 months

The Master in Advanced Finance program equips participants with an education that can play a pivotal role in increasing candidate appeal in the recruitment process for leading financial institutions including investment banks, hedge funds and private equity firms.

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Economics and Finance (MEF) Economics and Finance (MEF), Master
  • Sep 2017
  • EEA € 6,000 per year
  • International € 6,000 per year
  • 24 months

Master in Economics and Finance (MEF) is a two-year English-language Master's degree programme, which aims to give the student a thorough grounding in both theoretical and applied economics. It is taught at Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Social Sciences by members of the Institute of Economic Studies (IES).

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Finance and Accounting Finance and Accounting, M.Sc.
  • Sep 2017
  • International € 12,500 per year
  • 24 months

Our MSc in Finance and Accounting from Hanken School of Economics provides you with a distinct competitive edge in today’s global financial markets.

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2-year Master in Finance and Accounting 2-year Master in Finance and Accounting, M.Sc.
  • Oct 2017
  • EEA € 2,100 per semester
  • International € 2,100 per semester
  • 24 months

The Master's in Finance and Accounting program is designed in close cooperation with practitioners - representatives of companies and financial institutions. It Delivers in-depth specialized knowledge and develops skills of analyzing complex business problems through combining financial and accounting information with knowledge from other areas. COMING SOON: Double Degree for Finance and Accounting with the University of Porto!

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Finance Finance, Master
  • Sep 2017
  • National $ 41,300 per year
  • International $ 41,300 per year
  • 12 months

Hult International Business School’s Master of Finance (MFIN) program offers a relevant and rigorous education in international finance. It is designed as a springboard for students wishing to forge a career within the finance function of multinational companies.

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Finance Finance, M.Sc.
  • Any time
  • EEA € 5,250 per year
  • International € 7,000 per year
  • 12 months

This MSc in Finance programme offered by ISCTE Business School | University Institute of Lisbon gives you a strong background in the theoretical underpinnings of finance, while offering intensive applied training aimed at developing skills for active interaction in the finance world.

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Economics and Finance Economics and Finance, M.A.
  • Any time
  • EEA € 5,820 per year
  • International € 5,820 per year
  • 24 months

The Master in Economics and Finance at CEMFI is a two-year degree with 120 ECTS. Taught by internationally recognized scholars, it equips students with a solid foundation in economics, state of the art quantitative tools, and frontier knowledge in their chosen fields of specialization.

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