Advanced Master's Degree in Financial Techniques

ESSEC Business School

Program Description
EFMD Equis Accredited

Advanced Master's Degree in Financial Techniques

ESSEC Business School

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

Program content

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.

Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2016
Duration
Duration
1 year
Full time
Price
Price
21,500 EUR
Information
Deadline
Start date Sept. 2016
Place
France Cergy-Pontoise, Ile-de-France
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 1 year
Price 21,500 EUR
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