Finance, M.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 20 months
  • Tuition
    Tuition (Year)
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
The Master in Finance programme includes a total of eight core modules and four elective modules. The core modules provide you with a solid grounding in modern finance, investments, financial analysis, research methods and ethics as well as helping you develop strong excel-based modelling skills. And with ten excellent elective modules to choose from, you can gain deeper insight into the areas that interest you the most. There are also great opportunities for personal development, including the annual CFA Global Investment Research challenge.


Value Proposition

a Master in Finance will equip you with the relevant knowledge and skills to excel in today’s finance world. Successful applicants can build on their prior knowledge and acquire advanced skills in core areas like corporate finance, investments and accounting. and a wide selection of elective modules give you the opportunity to acquire specialist knowledge in the areas that best suit your career objectives – putting you in the best position to start a promising career in the financial world.

Connections to the Corporate World

Our campus is located in the Rhine-Main area, one of the most vibrant financial centres in Europe and home to the European Central Bank (ECB). Many potential employers are headquartered in the immediate vicinity. These include leading German banks like Deutsche Bank, main European branch offices of international investment banks like J.P. Morgan and Morgan Stanley as well as international consultancy companies like McKinsey & Company and BCG. We maintain strong links with most of the major players in the finance sector and also partner with a large number of international corporations. Many of our graduates work in investment banking, wealth management, risk management, venture capital & private equity, private banking and in the finance departments of multinational companies.

Career Prospects

Financial markets continue to play a central role in the global economy. While financial-sector institutions may be transitioning into new business models, there is still a growing demand for well-trained financial analysts, portfolio managers and risk managers. Chief financial officers play an ever-greater role in company management, which translates to excellent career prospects for corporate finance experts in non-financial firms, investment banking and consultancy.


The programme is EQUIS and FIBAA accredited.

Programme Structure

Courses Included
  • Research Methods
  • Personal Mastery
  • Studium Fundamentale
  • Corporate Finance
  • Advanced Accounting
  • Financial Modelling
  • Asset Pricing & Derivatives
  • Advanced Management Accounting
  • Advanced Real Estate Finance
  • Risk Management in Financial Institutions
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Tax Transfer Pricing
  • Advanced Finance: Capital Markets
  • Alternative Investments & Asset Management
  • Private Wealth Management
  • Economics of Financial Markets and Crises
  • Master’s Thesis

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Full-time duration 20 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score: 6.5

    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.

    Take IELTS test
  • Minimum required score: 100

    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

Admission Requirements:

To take part in the EBS assessment center, you are required to submit the following documents:

  • completed online application
  • proof of first degree for admission to the Master’s programme
  • detailed overview and condensed description of first degree content and (where available) the Diploma Supplement
  • CV with photo (in English)
  • letter of motivation (in English)
  • proof of internship
  • proof of advanced English language skills (TOEFL, IELTS or equivalent proof)
  • valid GMAT, GRE or EBSgrad (EBSgrad = internal postgraduate admission test)

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • EUR 16000 International
  • EUR 16000 EU/EEA


EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht offers a wide range of financial assistance. Master´s programmes EBS Business School:

  • EBS Scholarship amounting 25% - 100%
  • EBS Sports Scholarship amounting 25% - 100%
  • EBS Alumni Educational Fund containing Full-Scholarship, scholarship for study abroad, or EBS Alumni
  • fellowship

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.