MASTERSTUDIES

15 Master of Art Programs in Finance

Students find an MA in Finance develops technical skills for advanced financial analysis that are necessary for real-world challenges in financial firms and banking. Graduates with this advanced degree possess skills to research and apply quantitative methods to global finance matters. 

What is an MA in Finance? A Master of Arts in Finance is an advanced degree that prepares students for work related to the global financial markets. Students develop an expert understanding of financial theory, and advance to apply the theory to finance strategy and analysis. Applied research and the use of quantitative tools to address and predict financial trends are key skills graduates gain through the program’s curriculum. These skills prepare students for a variety of investment and financial analysis positions.

Students hone their skills through rigorous coursework that begins with a foundation of theory and analysis methods and branches out into more specialized courses such as finance technologies and financial modeling or engineering. These advanced courses are selected based on students’ areas of interest and talents as well as what is most applicable to career plans.

There is no standard number of courses or time of completion across all institutions offering this coursework. Each institution’s requirements will vary as will the types of specialized courses offered by the degree program. Cost to complete the program will also be different at each institution, so students need to check individual programs for the time and money they will need to invest in these courses.

Coursework for this degree gives students an advantage when pursuing positions in finance. Graduates accept associate roles in large investment banks and financial firms practicing managerial finance, asset management, risk management, and financial forecasting. Students can also choose specialized courses that prepare them for work in financial engineering, quantitative trading, and applied research.

 

Students interested in institutions that offer this program can search our extensive database of schools to learn more about individual requirements, cost, and further information about coursework such as options for online learning. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

15 Results in Finance Filter

Master in Finance and Investments

London School of Business & Finance
MA
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18&nbsp;-&nbsp;36 months
English
Online

Acquire the competencies to be a global contender in worldwide financial markets with your Master in Finance and Investments, awarded by the International Telematic University ...

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Master in Financial Management

Link Campus University
MA
25 Oct 2021
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2 years
31 Jul 2021
English
Campus

The Course aims at training professionals in the fields of finance and international tax policies, capable to deal with business financial management - foreseeing and assessin ...

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MA in Corporate Finance and Accounting

Cracow University of Economics
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4 semesters
English
Campus

The program aims at deepening knowledge of finance and accounting in the area of monetary and financial policy, managerial accounting, local and household finance, financial s ...

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Master in Banking and Finance (MBF)

University of St. Gallen (HSG), School of Management, Economics, Law, Social Sciences and International Affairs
MA
20 Sep 2021
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3 semesters
30 Apr 2021
English
Campus

Do you want to make an impact as a leader in the financial industry? Then the MBF is the ideal Master's program for successfully starting your career. With a challenging curri ...

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Master of Arts in Global Economic Affairs

University of Denver, Josef Korbel School of International Studies
MA
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2 years
English
Campus

The MA program in Global Economic Affairs provides students with a multidisciplinary, policy-focused examination of the global economy. Courses focus on the complex changes un ...

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MA in Business Finance Innovation

Falmouth University
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2 years
English
Campus

Accelerate your career by focusing on creativity, leadership and innovation. Delivered with the Leasing Foundation and aimed at those already working in the sector, the course ...

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MA (Hons) in Accounting and Business Finance

Heriot-Watt University Dubai
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3 years
English
Campus

Our Accounting and Business Finance programme is a specialist degree, particularly suited to those seeking entry into the accounting profession, financial services or financia ...

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MA International Trade and Finance

Yasar University
MA
24 Jan 2021
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2 years
English
Campus

Modern businesses are directly affected by current developments in international trade, the economic environment, and financial markets. For this reason, possible variables af ...

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Master of Arts in Finance

International Black Sea University
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2 years
English
Campus

MA in Finance Program provides both public and private sectors with highly qualified specialists having deep and comprehensive knowledge of finance (banking, insurance, capita ...

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MA Global Economy

Synergy University Dubai
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2 years
English
Campus

The program provides you with the newest theory and skills in the study area. You will have an opportunity to understand globalization processes of the global economy, obtain ...

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Master of Arts (MA) in Banking and Finance

University of Zurich Faculty of Economics
MA
Feb 2021
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2 years
Campus

The MA in Banking and Finance of the University of Zurich provides you with an advanced academic education in the field of Banking and Finance. The degree qualifies you to ent ...

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Master in Financial Economics (with thesis)

Izmir University of Economics
MA
Sep 2021
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2 years
English
Campus

Acquire a strong foundation for Ph.D. research or press on a career in a variety of roles within economics and finance. Master finance and economics tools and apply them to so ...

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Master of Arts in Audit and Risk Management

Social Sciences University Of Ankara
MA
Sep 2021
English
Turkish
Arabic

Master of Arts in Audit and Risk Management, the first post-graduate program that brings a holistic approach to the fields of auditing and risk management, is offered directly ...

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Master in Quantitative Economics and Finance (MiQE/F)

University of St. Gallen (HSG), School of Management, Economics, Law, Social Sciences and International Affairs
MA
20 Sep 2021
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3&nbsp;-&nbsp;4 semesters
30 Apr 2021
English
Campus

With its challenging curriculum, the Master's degree program in Quantitative Economics and Finance offers high-quality education in economics, econometrics, and quantitative m ...

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Master in Financial Economics (without thesis)

Izmir University of Economics
MA
Sep 2021
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2 years
English
Campus

Press on a career in a variety of roles within economics and finance. Master finance and economics tools and apply them to solve problems. Combine theory with practice, and pr ...

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