24 months
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14315 EUR/year
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About

The MSc in Finance combines a rigorous, research-based curriculum with extensive real-world applications and operational skill building.

Overview

The program is taught by experienced faculty with outstanding expertise across financial topics. Topics covered include modern Capital Markets, Valuation (including options), Fixed Income, and Capital Structure. Electives include Value Investing, Restructuring, Mergers and Acquisitions, Private Equity and International Finance.

We offer two specializations:

  • Corporate Finance
  • Investment Management

Every student chooses one of two specializations: Corporate Finance and Investment Management. The choice of specialization is made at the end of the first semester of the program.

SSE's MSc in Finance has been one of the most popular Master programs in Europe, thanks to a great learning environment and outstanding career opportunities offered after graduation. Finance graduates pursue careers in investment banking, corporate finance, private equity, investment management, consulting, as well as non-finance positions.

The MSc program in Finance is consistently one of the top ranked programs across various rankings. For example, the Financial Times ranking of the world's best masters programs (2022) have ranked the SSE Finance Masters as no. 20 in the world, the top Nordic school represented.

SSE is committed to increase diversity and specifically target gender equality and empowering women within the field of finance. Read more here! 

After Graduation

We are proud of our graduates, and the choices they make with the opportunities afforded them. A degree from SSE opens doors to a wide range of careers and advanced studies.

Programme Structure

Please visit hhs.se/mfin to find more information about the programme structure.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
155 (quantitative)
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
600

Other requirements

General requirements

1. Bachelor's degree

Bachelor's degree with at least 60 ECTS in Social Sciences (including but not limited to Finance, Business Administration and/or Economics) and with a minimum of 30 ECTS in quantitative fields, including but not limited to Finance, Accounting and Financial Management and Economics. The quantitative fields may be outside Social Sciences.

2. GMAT or GRE test result

  • GMAT (total score) of 600 or more
  • GRE score (quantitative) of 155 or more

Applicants with a Bachelor of Science degree from a Swedish university are not required to submit GMAT/GRE test scores.

3. Proof of proficiency in English

4. Motivation & supporting attachments

  • Letter of motivation answering a question why you are interested in the program and why you are a suitable candidate
  • Brief CV with your recent achievements
  • Relevant work experience and extracurricular activities may be considered
  • References are not required, but we give a possibility to submit them. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    14315 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14315 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • Tuition fees: 150 000 SEK / year
  • Citizens of an EU/EEA country or Switzerland are not required to pay tuition fees.

Living costs for Stockholm

9668 - 17248 SEK /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Citizens of an EU/EEA country or Switzerland are not required to pay tuition fees.

SSE offers several scholarships that fully or partially cover the tuition fees through generous private donations. All scholarship applications are assessed by a selection committee, taking into consideration the relevance and the quality of the personal motivation, academic excellence, relevant extra-curricular activities, program cohort diversity and the distribution of scholarships across all programs. More information can be found at www.hhs.se/tuition.

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.

Our partners

Finance
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Stockholm School of Economics

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