Masters Program in Finance in France

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France, a country of vivid and diverse culture, art and literature, also offers excellent opportunities to study Finance. Universities that offer Master of Finance are located all over France and they will provide you with both main theoretical and also applied concepts in the study of Finance. Taking your masters degree in Finance in France will also give you a chance to gain deep insight into European and global economy.

By choosing to study Finance, you will have the chance to learn about personal, corporate and public finance, as well as financial theory from a diverse interdisciplinary perspective, involving mathematics, economics and social studies. If you a fluent in French, you will have a larger choice of universities before you, but many high-level universities also offer master of Finance programs in English.

Whether you are seeking career advancement, want to get an additional degree or are thinking of starting your own business, a master in Finance will give you necessary skills and knowledge to proceed. Take a look at the programs below and find the one most suitable for you!

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Master in Finance

ESSEC Business School
Campus Full time 15 months September 2018 France Cergy-Pontoise

The Master in Finance, recognized by the French Higher Education and Research Ministry as Master Degree, and ranked 7th best Master in Finance worldwide by the Financial Times in 2016, is a graduate program tailored to individual needs and goals. [+]

Best Masters in Finance in France 2017/2018. A word from the Academic Director “The increasingly globalized and complex economy creates an additional demand for graduates with a well-recognized expertise in all areas of finance. In addition, corporate financial directors, consulting (advisory) firms, investment banks and financial institutions are in need of in-depth technical knowledge in finance.Career-oriented and internationally focused, the ESSEC Master in Finance is a highly selective and intensive program designed to offer high quality training to high potential students who wish to pursue a career in corporate finance, financial markets, asset and portfolio management as well as risk management. The program has a strong international dimension and teaches students to adapt to a multicultural environment, addressing multinational issues and providing exposure to both Europe and Asia. It offers a global approach to finance with a strong emphasis on the underlying skills necessary to operate in today’s financial professions.” Professor Sridhar Arcot, Academic Director of the Master in Finance. Ph.D. in Finance, LSE, Associate Professor, Finance Department. Academic The Master in Finance, recognized by the French Higher Education and Research Ministry as Master Degree, is a graduate program tailored to individual needs and goals. It offers 3 specialized tracks in Corporate Finance, Financial Markets, and Asset Management. The curriculum is flexible and it is full-time during 15 months. The 90 ECTS credits cover courses, an international study trip and an internship or academic dissertation. Students can choose to enroll the program either on the ESSEC France campus (Cergy, Paris... [-]

Specialised Programme in Quantitative Finance

emlyon business school
Campus Full time September 2018 France Paris

The objective of the Specialised Programme in Quantitative Finance is to train top level specialists able to advance in today’s global financial sector characterised by constant change and continuous innovation. [+]

Specialised Programme in Quantitative Finance Gain scientific, technical and financial skills The objective of the Specialised Programme in Quantitative Finance is to train top level specialists able to advance in today’s global financial sector characterised by constant change and continuous innovation. This 12-month programme has been developed to help graduates from engineering schools and universities, possessing a strong background in mathematics, computer science, physics and similar areas of expertise, launch their career in quantitative finance. After completing this specialised programme, graduates take up various positions like Risk Manager, Financial Engineer or ‘Quant’, Asset Manager, Fund Manager and others. The academic courses include both the fundamentals of management as well as specialised courses like quantitative methods, economic and financial environments, life insurance and pension funds management. This academic part takes place in Paris and is complemented by a 6 month internship. If you are looking to enter the international world of finance, and want to become part of a network of over 27,000 professionals around the globe, then the Specialised Programme in Quantitative Finance is the right programme for you! emlyon business school is one of the first Business Schools to provide the Quantitative Finance Specialised Programme students with official training to obtain the French Financial Securities Authority (AMF) certification. This certification is mandatory for all professionals of the French financial markets, products and advisory activities. Fast Facts Campus Day: Meet us in Paris on January 21st! Study in Paris, one of the top european financial centers Gain scientific, technical and... [-]

Master Mathematical Models in Economics and Finance (MMEF)

University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 France Paris

The first year of Graduate Studies (Diplôme Universitaire), MMEF - Mathematical Methods in Economics and Finance, is a [+]

Best Masters in Finance in France 2017/2018. First Year of Graduated Studies: The first year of Graduate Studies (Diplôme Universitaire), MMEF - Mathematical Methods in Economics and Finance, is a one-year, full-time, international programme that is taught in English. The courses correspond to those taught in the first year of Graduate Studies, which in the Bologna European Academic System is the first year M1 of the Masters. The courses derive from pre-existing courses at the university, with intensive courses in French. The degree is devoted to the training of students in the use of mathematical models in economics and finance: mathematical economics, strategic analysis, decision theory, stochastic models, mathematical finance and optimization models. The training is built around a large spectrum of courses, which aim to give the knowledge for the modelization of economic and financial problems, for mathematical formalization and tools for the numerical solutions. The new models in finance, economics and decision theory need a coherent training in these fields. Around 50 students are welcomed each year. Admission is made on the basis of academic excellence. All applicants must be fluent in written and spoken English and have a recognized Bachelor Degree or equivalent (180 ECTS credits in the Bologna system). Preference is given to students in economics, finance or mathematics. Mathematical aptitude and work experience can be helpful. Continuation to the QEM Erasmus Mundus Master: After the first year of the MMEF Degree, successful students who want to get a Masters Degree, may apply to: - the... [-]

Safety, Quality, Environment and Risk Management Engineer

ESAIP Graduate School of Engineering
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 France Angers

A 3 year programme in French... [+]

A 3 year programme in French - QHSE - Industrial & Natural Risk management - Energy management - Circular economy [-]

Specialised Master in International Wealth Management

ESCP Europe Business School
Campus Full time 6 months January 2018 France Paris

The objectives of the programme are to enable students to master the essentials in important international wealth management areas such as law, finance and tax in an international environment. Help to understand the cross-country aspects, ethics and psychology that make up wealth management. [+]

Best Masters in Finance in France 2017/2018. Studies at Paris and London campuses. Scientific Director: Prof. Cécile Kharoubi and Prof. Jean-Philippe Mabru Objectives of the programme Enable students to master the essentials in important international wealth management areas such as law, finance and tax in an international environment. Help to understand the cross-country aspects, ethics and psychology that make up wealth management. Career opportunities Graduates work in positions such as: Independent Financial Advisor, Risk Controller, International Product Manager, Junior Private Banker, Portfolio Manager, Notary, Patrimonial Engineer, etc. Curriculum A combination of theory classes and of live practical cases: The Environment of Wealth Management, Relationship Management and State Regulations Law and Taxation of Private Assets Global Estate Planning: Real Estate Investments, Life Insurance, Trusts Asset Allocation and Portfolio Management: Introduction to Finance, Portfolio Management Alternative Investment Strategies: Hedge Funds, Private Equity, Commodities, Islamic Finance Wealth Management and Corporate Structures Personal Financial Planning Strategies Time spent on campuses 5 months in Paris – 1 month in London International seminar 1-week seminar in Geneva, Switzerland – in partnership with UBS. Class Profile Business: 38% Economics/Finance: 35% Law/Political science: 22% Other fields: 5% 11% international students 35% women, 65% men Language requirement French and English Duration 1 year (Start in September) Job Survey 45K€ is the average salary after the MS. Less than 3 months after graduation 89% are employed. 75% have a job with an international dimension. In which sector: Finance/Banking/Insurance: 88% Chemicals/Pharmaceutical Industry: 6% Law: 6% How to apply Online application TOEFL,... [-]

Advanced Master in Finance

ESCP Europe Business School
Campus Full time 30 weeks January 2018 France Paris

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Studies at Paris and London campuses. Scientific Director: Prof. Philippe Thomas Objectives of the programme The MS Finance’s goal is to shape finance experts in corporate and market finance able to rapidly evolve in an international work environment. The full-time format of the programme allows after a short but dense education period to immediately access managerial and high-ranked positions in the finance world. Career opportunities Graduates work in all positions available in the world of finance: Sales, Traders, Market Makers, Structured Finance Equity Research Analyst, M&A Analyst, ECM, DCM, Private Equity, Leveraged Finance CFO, Consulting, Inspection Curriculum After a knowledge update in Maths and Accounting, the programme in structured in two terms. A combination of theory classes and of live practical cases: 8 week in Paris dedicated to core courses teaching fundamental finance tools Introduction to Finance Financial Economics Financial Analysis and Evaluation Mathematical Theory of Arbitrage Financial Theory Financial Decision Quantitative Methods and VBA 18 weeks (including 15 weeks on ESCP Europe London Campus) dedicated to one of two specialisations: Corporate Investment Banking Financial Markets Time spent on campuses 1 term in Paris – 1 term in London Class Profile Economics/Finance: 53% Business: 19% Engineering: 18% Law: 7% Other fields (Political and Life Sciences: 3% 36% international students 30% women, 70% men Language requirement French and English Duration 1 year (Start in September) Job Survey 78K€ is the average salary after the MS. Less than 3 months after graduation 79% are employed. 46% work outside of their country of... [-]

Graduate Degree in Economics, Data Analytics and Corporate Finance

École Polytechnique
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 France Paris

The Economics, Data Analytics and Corporate Finance program arms its students with the quantitative methodology and real-world experience required for a thorough economic training. Over the course of two years, the building up of students’ toolbox is put to use through up to nine months of industrial internships. [+]

Based on École Polytechnique’s world-class record of excellence in the applied sciences, the Economics, Data Analytics and Coporate Finance Graduate Degree offers you the unique opportunity to gain a complete, economics-based strategic understanding of new and transforming markets in 21st century industry.

Operating in a world of constant flux

With technology permeating every sector of the economy, the increasingly frantic pace of innovation can result in disruption at any level of industry. Corporate giants can suddenly find themselves on the decline, displaced by the meteoric rise of disruptive newcomers – see Uber and Airbnb’s similar impacts in their shake-up of the transport and hospitality sectors.... [-]


Master in Quantitative Finance and Risk Management

EISTI : Graduate School in Computer Science and Mathematics Engineering
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 France Pau Cergy-Pontoise + 1 more

Master’s Degree in Quantitative Finance and Risk Management draws on the recognized excellence of our engineering school in quantitative finance, and makes great use of the collaborations with the Universities of Paris-Dauphine and Cergy-Pontoise. [+]

Master’s Degree in Quantitative Finance and Risk Management draws on the recognized excellence of our engineering school in quantitative finance, and makes great use of the collaborations with the Universities of Paris-Dauphine and Cergy-Pontoise. The Master is primarily going to appeal to international students, "free movers" or those from our partner universities or for high-potential foreign engineers who are looking for an international career in the domain of finance. This program leads to a Master degree and a Diplôma accredited by the French Ministry of Higher Education and Research. Objective This Master’s degree covers the whole chain of quantitative finance, from theoretical aspects to the application in a professional setting. The chain can be described as follows: Description of the market and financial products Mathematical models of finance Mathematical models of risk Numerical resolution: computer-aided simulation Calibration and asset evaluation Specific details of the Master: The Master came from the Financial Engineering option (IFI) taught at the ESITI for the last 13 years (all students from the option have found work as soon as their compulsory internships finished, and have an average salary 20% higher than the norm in this sector). In and of itself, the Master is intrinsically international. The theoretical teaching of this Master is very thorough, covering everything needed to know in the associated professions. As a consequence, the students are very adaptable within the work market. The Master offers a 3-skilled approach, in Computer Science, Mathematics and Finance. Practical information The training lasts 1316 hours (646... [-]

Master in Management - Financial Economics

EDHEC Business School
Campus Full time 2 - 4 years September 2018 France Lille Nice Paris Agde + 3 more

Taught on our campus in Nice, Financial Economics prepares students for the demands of the international financial job market. [+]

Best Masters in Finance in France 2017/2018. Taught on our campus in Nice, Financial Economics prepares students for the demands of the international financial job market. It trains students to both managerial and technical skills and offers a rich array of four second-year specialisations leading to the Master of Science. Close ties with businesses Financial Economics benefits from its close ties with leading companies and from the support of our Corporate Programme Sponsors: Société Générale and PwC. International exposure EDHEC Business School has entered into 117 partnerships in 31 countries. Students may complete their last year of study in pursuit of a Diploma in Economics (double-degree) at the University of Cambridge. Research impact The programme benefits from the research conducted by our Research Centres such as the renowned EDHEC-Risk Institute. It offers students an uncommon training ground on which to strive for excellence. [-]

Master Finance - M2

The University of Toulouse Graduate School of Management
Campus Full time 2 semesters September 2018 France Toulouse

This specialization is designed to give students a thorough understanding of financial modeling, to give them access to positions of responsibility in financial institutions, the front office and middle office market, and in [+]

Master Finance - M2

This specialization is designed to give students a thorough understanding of financial modeling, to give them access to positions of responsibility in financial institutions, the front office and middle office markets, and businesses. It is aimed at students who have a taste for the development of quantitative models for financial econometrics. Terms access Access to this specialty of Master Finance is open, under conditions of EU notes and specific analysis of their application: students who have completed the 60 credits of first year Master of Finance IAE of Toulouse; students who have completed 60 credits of the first year of the Master "Economics (in Economics)" Toulouse School of Economics (TSE), and having followed the optional courses of Market Finance and Corporate Finance. students who have completed 60 credits of the first year of a Master "Economics (in Economics)" TSE but don 'had not followed the two elective courses listed above, students who have completed 60 credits of another first year Master, to holders of a Bachelor's Degree, a Diploma of Business School or any other equivalent degree, after examination of their academic record, test results of the TAGE-MAGE or GMAT, and a possible interview. ... [-]


Masters In Finance

IESA - Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Administración
Campus Part time 15 months October 2017 France Paris

The Master in Finance from IESA is a highly specialized area, which allows you to deepen various aspects of the financial world, for desempeñarte with ... [+]

Master in Finance

The Master in Finance from IESA is a highly specialized area, which allows you to deepen various aspects of the financial world desempeñarte successfully for financial institutions, investment banking and in the areas of financial management, risk and corporate finance.

What skills do you buy?

• Preparing to develop and place financial products and services that meet the needs of national and international markets

• Methodologies for assessing and managing mergers and acquisitions and financial institutions

• Knowledge and methodologies for evaluating management practices and financial institutions and companies stand out as a consultant in the & aacute; area ... [-]


Master In Finance - IESA Panama

IESA - Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Administración
Campus Full time October 2017 France Paris

The Master in Finance is a bilingual (50% 50% Spanish and English), highly specialized in the area, designed to meet the new needs of the global financial sector ... [+]

Master in Finance

From April 2009, IESA (since 3 Finance MBA Ranking 2008 America Economia) offers the Master in Finance at the Central American market, along with Tulane University (ranked 10th in the world in finance as FinancialTimes Ranking, 2008) and the University de los Andes (MBA Ranking fifth place in the American Economy 2008). This unique combination of three leading schools provides a comprehensive learning experience, academic excellence and the opportunity to prepare for the challenges of global financial market.

The Master in Finance is a bilingual (50% 50% Spanish and English), highly specialized in the area, designed to meet the new needs of the global financial sector and regulatory practice and consulting, with Latin American perspective and context global financial world. ... [-]


Master in Economic Analysis

Carlos III University of Madrid
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 France Paris

The main goal of our Master in Economic Analysis is to provide a high-level background in Economics to students from all around the world extremely formed and motivated ... [+]

Master in Economic Analysis

 

The main goal of our Master in Economic Analysis is to provide a high-level background in Economics to students from all around the world extremely formed and motivated. We also want to improve the quality and productivity of the research groups, so the Economics Department provides weekly seminars in Microeconomics, Macroeconomics and Econometrics, and in this way we get an intellectually active and stimulating environment.

Because of our International nature, courses are taken in English, so correct written and spoken English is demanded.

The Graduate Program is part of the European Network for Training in Economic Reserarch (ENTER), an initiative by eight of the leading economics departments in Europe, all of them with international graduate programs: Barcelona (Universitat Autònoma), Brussels (Free University), Mannheim, Stockholm (joint graduate program), Tilburg, Toulouse, UCL and Universidad Carlos III. The network organizes exchanges of research students between the participating departments.... [-]