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.
- Advanced Macroeconomics
- Advanced Microeconomics
- Theory of Finance
- Advanced Econometrics
- Corporate Governance
- Corporate Risk Management
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesEconomics Business Administration Finance View 18 other Masters in Business Administration in Russia
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
Resume / CV
Motivation letter (500-1000 words)
Diploma and transcript
Letters of recommendation
Diplomas and certificates
International2751 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2751 EUR per year during 24 months.
- 210 000 – 420 000 RUB/year
Living costs for Moscow
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: https://admissions.hse.ru/en/graduate-apply/financial-aid
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.