M.Sc. On Campus Blended

Finance and Risk Management

University of Florence

24 months
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The MSc in Finance and Risk Management (CLM FiRM) at University of Florence offers its prospective students an advanced education in finance, quantitative risk management and insurance, banking and financial accounting.


The course delivered by University of Florence is a combination of economic theory for finance with quantitative methods (probability theory, statistics, numerical analysis and computational methods) to quantify and manage risk arising from financial, economic and insurance applications.

The Finance and Risk Management mix theory and practice, academic lectures and interaction with finance practitioners and empirical sessions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computational Finance
  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Governance and Financial Institutions
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • International and Financial Economics
  • Quantitative Finance and Derivates
  • Quantitative Risk Management
  • Econometrics of Financial Markets
  • English for Business and Finance
  • Final Examination
  • Financial Services and Markets Law
  • Internship
  • Merger and Acquisition Valuation
  • Portfolio Choice and Optimization

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Late Submission (only for EU students) 29/10 deadline submission application (Italian NULLAOSTA) for assessment evaluation




120 ECTS


On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The candidates for the MSc in Finance and Risk Management must prove a strong knowledge of mathematics, statistics and social sciences as well as some familiarity with information technology and data analysis software.
  • Applicants for this program should have achieved a First Class or High Second Class (Upper Division) degree or an equivalent international qualification in their country.

Tuition Fee

The total amount of enrolment charges and tuition fees vary from €156 to about €2650. 

Living costs for Florence

850 - 1300 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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