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Finance (Executive)

Wilfrid Laurier University

18 months
7762 CAD/year
2956 CAD/year
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The Master of Finance (Executive) (MFin) program at Wilfrid Laurier University is designed to equip you with extensive knowledge of financial systems and critical quantitative research skills. 

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Graduating with an Master in Finance (Executive) degree at Wilfrid Laurier University will allow you to pursue a career in some of the most innovative sectors of Canadian finance, including:

  • equity analysis
  • fixed incomes products
  • derivative products
  • corporate finance 
  • portfolio management

Key Features

  • Study in small classes with top finance professors.
  • Prepare for all three levels of the CFA examinations.
  • Receive your MFin degree over alternate weekends in 1.5 years.
  • Take advantage of the MFin-MBA double degree option.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Economics and Quantitative Methods 
  • Investment Management
  • Financial Reporting and Analysis
  • Advanced Corporate Finance
  • Advanced Investment Management

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Waterloo domestic: May 30, 2022

Toronto domestic: August 1, 2022


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Academic requirements

GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A four-year undergraduate degree or equivalent, in economics, finance or business with a finance concentration.
  • Minimum B+ average in your last two years of full-time study.
  • Evidence of strong quantitative skills, with the mandatory completion of the GMAT test scoring 620 or higher or the GRE equivalent. If you passed the CFA level I exam, the GMAT requirement can be waived.
  • Letters of reference: Normally one academic reference and two professional references, or three professional references with more than five years of work experience.
  • At least two years of full-time work experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7762 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3881 CAD per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    2956 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1478 CAD per semester during 18 months.

Tuition per term

Living costs for Toronto

1502 - 2563 CAD /month
Living costs

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