M.Sc. On Campus

Strategic Corporate Finance

HSE University

24 months
2751 EUR/year
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The Strategic Corporate Finance master's programme offered by the HSE University is designed for those who want to gain a deep understanding of finance and its many applications.


The Strategic Corporate Finance master's programme offered by the HSE University is built on a synthesis of up-to-date theoretical knowledge and useful practical skills of finance professionals to give students the most comprehensive education and broadest career prospects. 

Advanced courses in macroeconomics, corporate finance, microeconomics, theory of finance, risk management and corporate governance are taught by professors who hold PhDs and doctoral degrees.

Practice-oriented courses, such as business valuation, M&A, financial modelling, accounting and venture capital, are taught by practitioners from KPMG, Ernst & Young, PricewaterhouseCoopers, consultancies and financiers with extensive experience working in emerging market environments.


Some examples of companies where programme alumni have found employment:

  • IB: Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan, Morgan Stanley, Barclays, Citigroup, Sberbank CIB, VTB Capital, etc.
  • Consulting: McKinsey, BCG, ATKearney, Oliver Wyman, Bain & Company, M&A boutiques.
  • Asset Management: diverse hedge, mutual and private equity funds.
  • Business Valuation: KPMG, PwC, E&Y, Deloitte.
  • Multinationals: AkzoNobel, L’Oreal, Unilever, ExxonMobil, Gazprom, Rosneft, RusAl, etc.


State Accreditation

Programme Structure

Course included:

  •  Advanced Macroeconomics
  • Advanced Microeconomics
  •  Theory of Finance
  •  Advanced Econometrics
  • Corporate Governance
  •  Corporate Risk Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Resume / CV

  • Motivation letter (500-1000 words)

  • Diploma and transcript

  • Letters of recommendation

  • Academic work

  • Diplomas and certificates

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    2751 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2751 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • 210 000 – 420 000 RUB/year

Living costs for Moscow

41640 - 81437 RUB /month
Living costs

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


International students can apply to study at HSE for free through full-tuition scholarships. This merit-based scholarship will completely waive all tuition fees for selected full-degree Master's programmes at HSE. Here is a link to explore:

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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