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M.Sc. On Campus

Finance and Economics

University of Luxembourg

24 months
Duration
400 EUR/year
400 EUR/year
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About

The MSc in Finance and Economics at University of Luxembourg was developed together with the Luxembourg financial centre. It prepares students for the job market in different finance disciplines in Luxembourg, Europe and overseas. 

Overview

The Master of Science in Finance and Economics at University of Luxembourg is a two-year programme, offering foundational courses at postgraduate level in the first year (M1). During the second year (M2), students have the option to specialise in six different tracks:

  • Banking 
  • Investment Management
  • Risk Management
  • Sustainable Finance
  • Financial Economics
  • Digital Transformation in Finance

Students who have successfully completed the M1 may also choose to apply for the MSc in Quantitative Economics, which prepares candidates for careers in research or further study at doctoral level.

6 reasons to study finance and economics in Luxembourg

  • Internship and networking opportunities in Luxembourg, a major international financial centre
  • Gain knowledge, skills and competences to successfully launch your career
  • Programme designed to meet highest international standards
  • Theory and practice: learn from academics and practitioners
  • Specialised tracks and curricula responding to changes and trends in the world of economics and finance
  • The master programme is part of the network of the European Master in Official Statistics (EMOS)

Careers

Luxembourg offers a dynamic and international job market. Graduates from the MSc in Finance and Economics, based on their second-year specialisation, will be prepared for different career paths in Luxembourg or abroad, for example with:

  • Banks and other financial institutions
  • Asset management firms
  • Consultancy companies
  • Industrial companies
  • Insurance companies
  • European or national financial institutions
  • Financial administration
  • Academia

The different tracks allow students to pursue their chosen field of specialisation while also offering a common foundation and the opportunity to explore the basics of each field. The result is a well-rounded education in finance and economics enabling graduates to successfully enter the job market.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Econometrics 
  • Financial Accounting & Reporting\
  • Fixed Income Analysis
  • Modern Portfolio Theory

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Full Bachelor (or other) degree transcript, incl. an official English translation if the original is not in English.
  • Undergraduate diploma or other confirmation of completion (if diploma not yet available), incl. an official English translation if the original is not in English
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Motivation letter/personal statement
  • Additional documents, such as copy of passport or identity card, photo, etc. may be required by the student services department (SEVE)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    400 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 200 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    400 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 200 EUR per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Luxembourg

1212 - 2069 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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