Lingnan University

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
27480 USD/year
22965 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Science in Finance postgraduate programme offered at The Lingnan University is the right path to prepare for a career in the financial sector. The Master of Science in Finance degree covers the major areas of finance, with an emphasis on fundamental principles and professional practice.


The Master of Science in Finance (MSc in Finance) postgraduate programme from The Lingnan University is open to anyone interested in finance. It’s a good start for those seeking career opportunities and advancement in Hong Kong’s most prominent industry.


Over the next several years, it is expected that Chinese companies and local governments (and their local government financing vehicles) will continue to have funding needs. So the banking and financial profession needs to have a solid knowledge of the different funding tools available, as well as an understanding of the banking and financial system in China. 

They will be looking for people who can communicate clearly and effectively, and are able to relate to others in a positive way. The Master of Science in Finance programme will also sharpen communication skills, as the students have the opportunity to present their projects in class

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Markets And Investment Analysis
  • Management Of Banks, Insurance Companies, And Other Financial Institutions In Hong Kong And China
  •  Quantitative Methods for Finance
  • Principles of Risk Management and Insurance
  • Fixed Income Securities

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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.
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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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Identity card, passport, or travel document
    • Transcripts
    • Proof of English language proficiency (IELTS or TOEFL), if needed [Applicants may submit results of CET-6 as supplementary information]
    • Graduation certificates/ Bachelor's degree certificate

Tuition Fee

  • International

    27480 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27480 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    22965 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22965 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • Local students: HKD178,000/programme
  • Non-local students: HKD213,000/programme


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