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Master of Science (MSc) – Finance

HEC Montreal
16-24 Months
Full time
Master's degree
Scholarships available
On campus
Montreal
English
03 May 2021

Program description

Master of Science (MSc) – Finance

Are you thinking of a career as a financial analyst or adviser? Use your knowledge and interest in quantitative methods and economics to meet the financial challenges of the 21st century.

Your Training

  • Classroom knowledge applied to real, present-day problems in finance
  • Concepts related to capital markets, models for evaluating financial assets, derivatives, econometrics, financial engineering, etc.
  • Research groups and chairs renowned in Canada and abroad

This Program is also offered in french language.

Admission requirements

Educated Anywhere In Canada

  • You must hold an undergraduate degree (at least 90 credits) or a degree deemed equivalent by the program administration
    • in one of the following fields: Business Administration (BBA), Actuarial Science, Finance, Engineering, Mathematics, Economics or in a related field
    • with a GPA of at least 3.0 out of 4.3, or the GPA required by the original university for admission to a graduate program, if the latter is higher.

Requirements in English

You are considered anglophone and have the required level in English if you meet one of the following criteria:

  • Holds a diploma of collegial studies (DCS) from an English-language institution.
  • Completed high school studies entirely in English, without taking any welcome or anglicization courses.
  • Passed a language test at an English-language university with requirements for English-language proficiency equivalent to those of HEC Montréal.
  • Completed three years (90 credits) of university studies entirely in English, at an English-language university (excluding internships, directed studies and theses).
  • Holds a certificate of language proficiency in English as a second language, issued by a recognized educational institution (30 credits).

For more information about admission requirements, please visit the university website.


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Program content

Thesis

Compulsory Courses of the Specialization

  • Topics in Corporate Finance
  • Capital Market Theory
  • Principles of Derivatives Pricing

Compulsory Methodology Course

  • Empirical Finance
  • Financial Econometrics

Compulsory Course of the Program

  • Comparative Perspectives on Business Organizations

Compulsory Activities

  • Business Research Ethics
  • Thesis
  • Research Workshop

Specialization Preparation Courses

  • Introduction to Econometrics
  • Futures and Options

Strongly Recommended Activities

  • How to cite properly your sources

Supervised Project

Compulsory Courses of the Specialization

  • Topics in Corporate Finance
  • Capital Market Theory
  • Principles of Derivatives Pricing

Compulsory Methodology Course

  • Empirical Finance
  • Financial Econometrics

Optional Specialization Courses

  • Fixed Income Securities
  • Portfolio Management
  • Derivative Products
  • Institutions financières : théorie et modèles de gestion
  • Capital de risque et financement de l'innovation
  • International Portfolio Management
  • Stratégies financières
  • Risk Management
  • Assurances
  • Time Series Econometrics
  • Méthodes statistiques en ingénierie financière
  • Applied Econometrics

Compulsory Course of The Program

  • Comparative Perspectives on Business Organizations

Compulsory Activity

  • Supervised project

Specialization Preparation Courses

  • Introduction to Econometrics
  • Futures and Options

Strongly Recommended Activities

  • Formation documentaire
  • How to cite properly your sources
  • Business Research Ethics

Scholarships & funding

Several scholarship options are available, please visit the university website.

Tuition fees

Thesis

  • Quebec students: $5800
  • Canadian students, non-residents of Québec: $14200
  • French and French Belgian students: $5800
  • International students: $28800

Supervised project

  • Quebec students: $6300
  • Canadian students, non-residents of Québec: $14700
  • French and French Belgian students: $6300
  • International students: $29900

Qualification

Credits - 45 Credits

Career opportunities

Positions held by program graduates:

  • Business intelligence analyst
  • Financial analyst
  • Investment analyst
  • Market parameters analyst
  • Risk manager

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HEC Montreal

HEC Montréal

Founded in 1907, HEC Montréal offers internationally renowned management education and research. It is the oldest business school in Canada and was also the first school in North America to hold the prestigious triple accreditation (AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS). It...


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HEC Montreal

3000 Chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine
H3T 2A7 Montréal QC
Canada

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https://www.hec.ca

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