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Finance MicroMaster Program

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Pre-Master Online
15 months
Duration
1620 USD/year
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About

EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Finance MicroMaster Program in collaboration with Massachusetts Institute of Technology - MITx. The skills and expertise required for a career in finance are in high demand across countless industries.

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Overview

The Finance MicroMaster Program from edX in collaboration with Massachusetts Institute of Technology - MITx offers recent graduates, early to mid-stage professionals, and other individuals interested in pursuing a career in finance, an opportunity to advance in the finance field or fast-track an MIT Sloan Master of Finance through a rigorous, comprehensive online curriculum, delivered by the world-renowned MIT Sloan School of Management.

What you will learn

  • Comprehend the foundations of modern finance.
  • Understand the basics of corporate finance, capital budgeting, real and financial options, capital structure, yield curve analysis, and corporate risk management.
  • Apply financial decision making, the theory of efficient markets, valuation theory, financial securities, risk analysis, portfolio theory, derivatives pricing, hedging strategies based on duration and convexity, and asset pricing models.
  • Identify the basic structure of financial reports and the process of recording transactions. Understand how investors, creditors, and other users analyze financial statements to assess corporate performance.
  • Perform applied computational techniques in R and apply advanced mathematical topics in financial engineering and quantitative finance using linear algebra, optimization, probability, stochastic processes, and statistics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Modern Finance I
  • Foundations of Modern Finance II
  • Financial Accounting
  • Mathematical Methods for Quantitative Finance
  • Derivatives Markets: Advanced Modeling and Strategies

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 15 months
    • 10 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Credits

42 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1620 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2025 USD for the full programme and a duration of 15 months.
  • National

    1620 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2025 USD for the full programme and a duration of 15 months.

Funding

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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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