• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
The Economics, Data Analytics and Corporate Finance Master at École Polytechnique is a two-year course taught entirely in English. It provides students with essential skills for strategic decision-making in the corporate world.


The Economics, Data Analytics and Corporate Finance Master at École Polytechnique combines three complementary disciplines that are usually taught separately at this level of study:

  • Microeconomic analysis: The microeconomics component gives students the tools for learning about corporate strategic decisions and strategic interactions within an ever-changing environment. Students focus on areas such as market and industrial organization, game theory and econometrics.
  • Corporate finance: This field deals with the analysis of firm's financial decisions. The students get to grips with various analytical techniques according to each subject, and tackle quantitative case studies.
  • Data analytics: Gaining crucial knowledge in econometrics, statistics and big data, the program equips students with the skills to analyze and interpret data.

Career Prospects

The EDACF Master opens the door to wide range of professional opportunities. Corporate Finance, Consulting, and strategy management are just a few of the career paths our students can choose.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Industrial Organization
  • Econometrics
  • Corporate Finance
  • Market Design
  • Environmental economics & policy in cities
  • Financial Decisions under Risk
  • Urban Eco. & Housing Market
  • Case Studies in Finance

        Detailed Programme Facts

        English Language Requirements

        • Minimum required score:


          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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        • Minimum required score:


          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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        General Requirements

        • The program is primarily intended for students with comprehensive Mathematical and Economics training. 
        • However, it is open to students with a finance, or engineering background. 
        • Above all, a good command of mathematics is crucial to follow the highly quantitative-based approach of this Master's program. 
        • We especially welcome students who are open to international opportunities, regardless of their chosen area of study.

        Tuition Fee

        • International

          12000 EUR/year
          Tuition Fee
          Based on the original amount of 12000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
        • EU/EEA

          12000 EUR/year
          Tuition Fee
          Based on the original amount of 12000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
        We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

        Living costs for Palaiseau

        • 640 - 950 EUR/month
          Living Costs

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


        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.

        The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

        Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.


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