10 months
66650 CAD/full
39850 CAD/full
Tuition fee
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Start date


At the intersection of risk management and finance, the Financial Risk Management programme from University of Toronto provides an ideal balance of technical expertise and communications skills that will help launch your career.

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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. 

Over the past decade, changes across the global financial system have created a growing demand for professionals who can define, assess and manage risk. 

The Financial Risk Management programme from University of Toronto is a focused degree designed for quantitatively-strong students eager to hone their skills for the innovation-focused economy.


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 include:

  • Derivative Models for Risk Management
  • Regulation of Financial Institutions
  • Operational Risk
  • Advanced Investments
  • Innovations in Financial Technology
  • Risk Management Project

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.

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

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  • International

    66650 CAD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 66650 CAD for the full programme during 10 months.
  • National

    39850 CAD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39850 CAD for the full programme during 10 months.

Living costs for Toronto

1502 - 2563 CAD /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.

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