Prospective employers include commercial banks, central banks, investment banking firms and other international financial institutions.
The Banking and Finance program from Stockholm University also provides a solid background for students pursuing a career in academic research and teaching in the area of financial economics.
The program is offered jointly by Stockholm University School of Business and the Department of Economics. For more information and an overview of the program please refer to education website.
The overall aim of the programme is to prepare students for professional careers as financial analysts, financial controllers, risk analysts or chief financial officers in larger companies, in Sweden and internationally, as well as to prepare students for doctoral studies in finance.
- Advanced Financial Theory
- Portfolio Theory
- Fixed Income Securities
- Financial Derivatives
- Empirical Asset Pricing
- Financial Institutions Management
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Deadline passed
DisciplinesEconomics Finance View 21 other Masters in Economics in Sweden
- Bachelor's degree with 60 ECTS credits in business administration and 30 ECTS credits in economics or 60 ECTS credits in economics and 30 ECTS credits in business administration. 7.5 ECTS credits in mathematics and 7.5 ECTS credits in statistics. Swedish upper secondary school course English B/English 6 or the equivalent.
- Seats are allocated through a successive selection (seats are allocated to one selection group at a time). Firstly, seats are allocated to applicants with GMAT (GRE) result. Secondarily, seats are allocated to applicants with ECTS credits. The maximum merit value in the second selection group (APM) is 270.
International8524 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 17048 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
NationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
First instalment: 45000 SEK
Total course/programme fee: 180000 SEK
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.