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Financial Economics, M.F.E.

  • Application Deadline
  • 16 months
    Duration
University rank #190 (WUR) ,
The Western Master of Financial Economics (MFE) offers a unique mix of courses in Economics, Finance, Quantitative Finance, and Securities Law that equip graduates with the broad range of skills required to evaluate and manage the risks that arise in an increasingly complicated and dynamic financial marketplace.

About

Taught by faculty from a top ranked Economics Department and Business School (Ivey), as well as leading Canadian Department of Statistical and Actuarial Sciences and Faculty of Law, the Western MFE balances analytic rigour with career-oriented training for ambitious students seeking a firm foundation for successful careers in Finance.

Accreditation

Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities, Ontario.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Microeconomics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Econometrics
  • Financial Economics

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application Deadlines : February 1
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 16 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    86

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score:
Recommended score:

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • Four year Honours degree from an accredited university preferably in Economics, Business (Finance), Math, Science or Engineering.
  • Achieved a minimum 78% average overall in the last two full-time years of the undergraduate degree.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    17501 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17501 CAD per year and a duration of 16 months.
  • National Applies to you

    6915 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6915 CAD per year and a duration of 16 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1037 - 1630 CAD/month
    Living Costs

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