The MSc in Finance combines a rigorous, research-based curriculum with extensive real-world applications and operational skill building.
The program is taught by experienced faculty with outstanding expertise across financial topics. Topics covered include modern Capital Markets, Valuation (including options), Fixed Income, and Capital Structure. Electives include Value Investing, Restructuring, Mergers and Acquisitions, Private Equity and International Finance.
SSE's MSc in Finance has been one of the most popular master programs in Europe, thanks to a great learning environment and outstanding career opportunities offered after graduation. Finance graduates pursue careers in investment banking, corporate finance, private equity, investment management, consulting, as well as non-finance positions.
The Finance program allows for specialization through choices of courses in Corporate Finance and Investment Management.
Two specializations are offered: • Corporate Finance • Investment Management
The MSc program in Finance is consistently one of the top ranked programs across various rankings. For example, the Financial Times ranking of the world's best masters programs (2016) have ranked the SSE Finance masters as no. 16 in the world, the top Nordic school represented.
Bachelor degree Should contain at least 90 ECTS in Social Sciences (including but not limited to Finance, Business Administration and/or Economics) , with a minimum of 30 ECTS in Finance, Accounting and Financial Management, and/or Economics, at least half of which specifically in Finance.
GMAT or GRE GMAT (total score) of 600 or more. GRE score (quantitative) of 155 or more. For both formats the recommended score for Analytical Writing part - in the range of 4.5-5.0 or higher.
Proficiency in English IELTS Academic score at least 7 TOEFL iBT total score at least 100
English language test exemptions (ONLY THESE CASES): English as native language Bachelor’s degree from a program conducted completely in English Qualifications “English B” from Swedish upper secondary school (ONLY Swedish schools).
Motivation & supporting attachments Relevant work experience and extracurricular activities may be taken into
MSc in Finance
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