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Financial Risk Management 

University of Toronto

Master On Campus
10 months
65020 CAD/year
39850 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Develop the strengths a fast-moving economy demands – and leading organizations are looking for – in this intensive, ten-month full-time program. At the intersection of risk management and finance, the Financial Risk Management program from University of Toronto provides an ideal balance of technical expertise and communications skills that will help launch your career.

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The Master of Financial Risk Management from University of Toronto is a full-time program that runs from September to June.

Real-world results

Offered over ten months, the MFRM program is designed to prepare ambitious recent graduates and young professionals for careers in risk management and finance. All course are developed with practitioner input.

Career opportunities

Located just blocks from Canada's business centre and part of the University of Toronto, the Rotman School is ideally positioned to help you connect with top employers. As a student of the program, you’ll work closely with your coach to achieve your career goals, and to develop the self-marketing tools and strategies that will benefit you throughout your professional life.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Financial Markets, Risk and Institutions
  • Regulation of Financial Institutions
  • Operational Risk
  • Advanced Investments
  • Innovations in Financial Technology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 10 months

Start dates & application deadlines




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

  • Undergraduate degree:

Minimum B average required across courses in the final year but most students admitted will have a considerably higher GPA. 

  • Quantitative proficiency:

Evidence of a high level of proficiency (a GPA of at least 3.0) in quantitative subjects such as calculus, linear algebra, statistics and econometrics is required. I

  • Prerequisite courses:

Before the program begins in September, applicants must have completed prerequisite courses in the following areas: Foundations of Finance, Financial Accounting, Financial Derivatives, Investments.

  • Two academic references

Tuition Fee

  • International

    65020 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 65020 CAD per year and a duration of 10 months.
  • National

    39850 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 39850 CAD per year and a duration of 10 months.


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