Finance - Hedge Funds and Private Equity, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 16 months
  • Tuition
    Tuition (Full programme)
    Tuition (Full programme)
  • English (take IELTS)
Acquire the specific skills in Hedge Funds and Private Equity to succeed in the Finance Industry. This Finance degree gives you a solid foundation in financial analysis with a strong emphasis on real life applications in order to sharpen your business sense.


Master the full spectrum of traditional, alternative and innovative investment strategies in Hedge Funds and Private Equity. 

The Master’s degree in hedge funds & private equity thanks to small class sizes is able to ensure a high quality learning process.

This Finance program integrates IUM’s network of asset managers and alternative fund managers in the courses conception in order to insure that the curriculum includes the latest developments and expectations of the alternative finance industry. You can tailor your learning in order to suit to your ultimate career objectives.

Career services

As part of your MSc in Finance program, you will follow a Career Development Seminar, divided in 3 sequences, to support you in your internship and job search strategies.

Programme Structure

Core courses

  • Stock and Bond Valuation
  • Risk Management
  • Derivative Products and Strategies
  • Corporate Finance
  • Investment Banking 
  • Financial Accounting for Investments
  • Macroeconomics for Financial Forecasting
  • Statistics and Financial Data Analysis
  • Portofolio Theory and Management
  • Research Methods Workshop


Lectures with leading fund managers: Goldman Sachs, Field Street Capital, ATOS Partner, Tyrus Capital, The Cambridge Strategy

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Duration 16 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
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English Language Requirements

You need the following TOEFL(IBT) score:

  • 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).

Before starting a programme, you need to have a basic knowledge of the English language.

Find English courses on Preparation Courses Portal.

Academic Requirements

  • A 3 or 4-year university degree
  • Proof of English proficiency

Tuition Fee Per Full Programme

  • EUR 20550 International
  • EUR 20550 EU/EEA


Available scholarships:
  • UM Undergraduate Merit-based Scholarship
  • IUM Graduate Merit-based Scholarship

The IUM Undergraduate and Graduate Merit-based scholarship will be awarded to applicants who show outstanding academic achievement, extraordinary leadership potential, and a significant contribution to the mission of the University.

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.