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Financial Markets and Investments

SKEMA Business School

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
21500 EUR/year
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About

The Financial Markets and Investments programme offered by SKEMA Business School is a market-driven finance programme that closely reflects the constantly changing world of international finance. The teaching and curriculum use a practical approach. 

Overview

The Financial Markets and Investments programme offered by SKEMA Business School gives students practical expertise in the key areas of finance within the post crisis financial environment in the fields of trading, risk management, sales, investment advisory, structuring finance… Content is taught within a global macro-economic and financial environment with market-oriented courses th​at will enable the students to become conscious of a new financial and economic environment including a key component that may remain with them throughout their careers: a stockpile of world debt.  

The availability of Bloomberg terminals with existing live quotes and up-to-the-minute financial information from different exchanges allows students to follow and better understand the correlation between geopolitics, economics and the financial markets.

Career opportunities

All campuses allow access to the same market finance positions; however, each track has a specific focus that can provide students with a specialisation
  • Paris track: Asset Management, focus on buy side
Examples: financial analyst, asset and fund manager, portfolio manager, technical analyst, private equity investor, hedge fund manager, broker, commodities, real estate investors
  • Paris track: Investment Banking, focus on sell side
Examples: financial analyst, global research, M&A, corporate operations, financial consultant, risk manager, ratings & scorings, compliance and regulation, private banking & sales, treasury manager
  • Sophia Antipolis track: Trading & Capital Markets, focus on front office
Examples: trader, brokers, quantitative desk, equity capital market, debt capital market, structured products, trader or seller, risk manager, arbitragist
  • US Raleigh track: US Markets & Products Valuation, focus on structured products & market-linked investments 
Examples: financial analyst, brokers, sales analyst, advisor in complex financial products, securitisation advisor, equity capital market, debt capital market, structurer, treasury manager

Accreditation

This MSc is CGE-accredited

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Bloomberg Data Analysis BMC
  • Principles of Finance
  • Financial Markets Microstructure
  • Predicting Markets & Tactical Asset Allocation
  • Country Risk Assessment
  • Fixed Income: Pricing & Valuation
  • Equity Valuation & Financial Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Recruitment is carried out on a rolling admissions basis. However, given the limited number of places, cand​​idates are advised to apply as early as possible.

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Eligible to apply: students who hold a three-year university degree or equivalent.
  • Eligible to apply: students who hold a four-year university degree or equivalent + two months minimum of professionnal experience. In some cases, a three-year degree with substantial professional experience can be accepted.
  • Students will be required to reach the necessary level for the MSc before moving to year two.
  • GMAT/GRE is not mandatory, however a good score strengthens the application.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21500 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    21500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21500 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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