EDHEC Business School

Risk and Finance, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 13 months
  • Tuition Fee
    19846.153846154 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
    19846.153846154 EUR/year
    Tuition fee
  • English


The 13-month, part-time programme is taught in London. It is compatible with professional schedules and prepares you for decision-making in financial markets (pricing and hedging financial instruments, assessing and selecting investments). You will also learn the fundamentals of financial risk management and be equipped to make key corporate finance decisions. 

Learning outcomes

  • Master analytical and quantitative techniques for valuation and risk management of financial instruments including derivative instruments
  • Assess corporate finance issues and conduct financial statement analysis, investment analysis and company valuation
  • Perform skilfull financial risk management through use of key principles and tools


  • Corporate Finance
  • Asset Pricing 
  • Investment 
  • Risk Management 
  • Quantitative Techniques in Finance


EDHEC is one of the top Business Schools in Europe and is fully accredited by the French Government and was one of the first schools worldwide to be awarded the triple accreditation by EQUIS, AACSB and AMBA: the guarantee of academic excellence.

Programme Structure

Core modules

  • Advanced Corporate Finance
  • Advanced Financial Analysis
  • Advanced Portfolio Construction & Asset Allocation
  • Alternative Investments
  • Corporate Treasury Management
  • Empirical Finance
  • Enterprise Risk Management
  • Excel, VBA & MATLAB
  • Financial Regulations & Ethics
  • Fixed Income, Valuation, Equity Portfolio Management, Equilibrium Asset Management
  • Foundations of Asset Pricing
  • Market Risk Measurement
  • Performance Measurement, Analysis & Reporting

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

  • 4-year bachelor degree in a finance related field (or equivalent) or an outstanding 3-year bachelor degree with advanced finance courses.   
  • GMAT or GRE or TAGE MAGE or CFA Level III or CAT* official test score report. (CAT* for Indian students only).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19846.153846154 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21500 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 13 months.
  • EU/EEA

    19846.153846154 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21500 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 13 months.

Living costs for Lille

780 - 1,150 EUR/month
Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


EDHEC offers various scholarships & financial aids based on merit and financial need of the student. 

Internal Scholarships

  •   EDHEC Scholarships

External Scholarships

  •   EIFFEL Scholarship
  •   EDHEC - French Embassy co-financed scholarship in India and in Russia
  •   Other Scholarships

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.