An intensive, one-year program, the Advanced Master in Financial Techniques is designed for graduate level students who wish to focus on trade finance and financial engineering to address international intermediaries' growing needs for financial experts (banks, insurance companies, institutional investors). The Advanced Master's program is an excellent way to complement your initial training with business expertise that is fully recognized in the market. It is also a way to develop your management skills and open up new job opportunities. The Advanced Master in Financial Techniques “Financial Engineering Asia” track, partly based in Singapore: - Is ranked by the Financial Times as the #2 worldwide Advanced Master in Financial Techniques - Provides students with a comprehensive view of financial engineering - Integrates 4 to 6 months company field projects and provides international exposure with trips to London and Hong Kong
Key areas of instruction include: - Basics of finance - Personal development - Economics - Risk management - Financial engineering and financial products - Seminars - Trading activity to become familiar with placing orders The Financial Engineering Asia track of the Advanced Master’s in Financial Techniques also offers a field trip of two to three days in an international financial center. Students will gain better insight into various financial specializations (portfolio management, structured products, private equity, etc.) through their contact with professionals. In addition to the professional aspect, this trip represents a unique opportunity for the students to have an enriching human experience and create a team spirit setting the stage for a year of shared emotions and day-to-day challenges.
Who we are seeking
Candidates for Advanced Master must hold degrees equivalent to a Master's Degree and these may be degrees in engineering, degrees from business schools, degrees in medicine, pharmacy, veterinary science, law or architecture. Other candidacies from applicants with unusual backgrounds or quality career paths will also be examined as special cases. Selection is based on an exceptional academic record and/or professional career, high potentials, and strong motivation to pursue this Advanced Master.