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MSC in Financial Market

EDHEC Business School

Course Introduction

The MSc in Financial Markets prepares students for international careers in financial markets and benefits from the school's ambitious research policy.

Students learn to price or hedge financial instruments, assess investments or select and manage portfolios. The MSc provides students with advanced knowledge:

of the main financial instruments and their risks,
portfolio construction and management techniques, including liability-driven investment,
analytical concepts and financial and empirical modelling tools underpinning research and analysis of portfolios,
securities trading.

  • Master
  • On Campus
  • Alpes-Maritimes
  • Duration: 1 years
  • Start Date: 01/09/2018
  • € 21,600

How This Course Will Benefit Your Career

Learning outcomes Master analytical and quantitative tools, valuation and risk management for fixed income and derivative instruments Assess portfolio strategy, management techniques and performance across a wide range of asset classes Analyse market risk and credit drivers, and perform securities trading Perform skilfull, financial risk management through use of key principles and tools

What You Will Learn

Programme - MSc in Financial Markets
1 year full time programme taught entirely in English
7 core modules
2 majors: Major in Asset Management & Major in Trading
6 electives
5 seminars
Talent Identification & Career Development (TI&CD)
3-6 month internship
The Master Project

3-6 month internship

In France or abroad...The internship is required to offer students the opportunity to apply the theory gained in the programme and to carry out a professional project in their chosen field of specialisation in order to further develop their acquired management skills.

French classes

To facilitate international students' integration into France and to add value to their resume, EDHEC provides free mandatory French language courses for international students.

The Master Project

The Master Project allows students putting acquired knowledge and skills into practice, through an applied project of business relevance performed in accordance with a best in class approach.

Students with the ability to perform high quality research may also be offered the opportunity to perform their Master Project in the form of applied research under the supervision of members of EDHEC faculty or its research centers.

Where and when

Start DateLocation


Campus de Nice

393, Promenade des Anglais ,Nice



What are the admission criteria?

4-year bachelor degree in a finance related field (or equivalent) Outstanding 3-year bachelor degree with advanced finance courses Academic excellence GMAT ≥ 650. GRE, Tage Mage or CAT (for Indian students only) accepted. Proof of English proficiency TOEFL Internet based >95 and TOEFL 603/250 TOEIC > 815 IELTS 6.5 UCLES: Pass Cambridge Test of English => CPE

Certification obtained

Master of Sciences in FInancial Market

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