Master of Science in Finance

Gain a competitive edge for your financial career

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    90 ECTS



The Master of Science in Finance is a one year program designed for students who wish to enhance their understanding of financial analysis and asset management in a professional setting. Apart from state-of-the-art technical skills, students acquire soft skills by enrolling in management courses aimed at preparing them for senior executive positions in their chosen career path.

The program is taught fully in English, making its international application one of its major strengths. The curriculum puts the emphasis on ethics, social responsibility and sustainability, thereby acknowledging that ethical conduct is critical for successful investment managers and financial analysts.

The MSc in Finance has been accepted into the CFA Institute University Recognition Program. This status is granted to institutions whose degree program(s) incorporate at least 70% of the CFA Program Candidate Body of Knowledge (CBOK), which provide students with a solid grounding in the CBOK and positions them well to sit for the CFA exams.

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Director’s foreword

Master of Science in Finance

Dr. Mieszko MAZUR

Academic Director, Professor of Finance

Through a mix of theory and practice, interaction with finance professionals and dedicated sessions in our Bloomberg and Thomson Reuters Eikon facilities, our MSc in Finance has been designed as a smooth transition to the finance industry. The focus on ethics and professional conduct enables candidates to develop the skills and integrity that are critical for working in the sectors of investment management and financial analysis.

Program Presentation: Master of Science in Finance.

Key Program Advantages

  • Privileged use of the financial markets lab, where students get full access to Bloomberg and Refinitiv data services
  • A curriculum designed to help students obtain the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation, the most respected and recognized investment credential in the world
  • Professional seminars bridging the gap between theory and market practices
  • Accredited by the French Higher Education Ministry with a state-recognized ‘Grade de Master’

Master of Science (MSc) Degrees

Upon successful completion of their Postgraduate program (90 ECTS), students are awarded the traditional ‘MSc Degree’ from the Conférence des Grandes Écoles (“Diplôme de la Conférence des Grandes Écoles”), which attests to the School’s excellence.

IÉSEG is authorized by the French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation to also deliver the State-recognized ‘Grade de Master’ for eight of its Postgraduate programs (“Diplôme d’Études Spécialisées en Management International”) and provide a registered title with the French RNCP (the National Registry of Professional Certification).

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Career opportunities

Through an extensive coverage of financial accounting, asset valuation and portfolio management techniques, our MSc in Finance prepares students for various jobs in the financial analysis and investment management industries. Graduates can expect to land positions such as:

  • Risk Due Diligence Analyst
  • Investment Analyst
  • Associate – Securization and Valuation
  • Global Capital Market Analyst
  • Financial Manager
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class profile

Our programs attract a wide range of people with diverse perspectives, reflecting cultures, opinions and talents from different regions of the world. This year, we will welcome another diverse group of students:

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