24 months
8938 EUR/year
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The Master’s in Banking and Finance at Stockholm University educates students in advanced theoretical and empirical financial analysis. The programme is designed to attract students from business administration and economics backgrounds that are interested in specialized finance training.


The programme is jointly taught by Stockholm Business School and the Department of Economics.

Career opportunities

  • The Master's in Banking and Finance programme from Stockholm University provides a solid background for students pursuing a professional career in the financial industry as financial analysts, chief financial officers and portfolio managers. 
  • Prospective employers are commercial banks, central banks, investment banking firms and other international financial institutions. 
  • The programme also provides a solid background for students pursuing a career in academic research and teaching in the area of financial economics.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Advanced Financial Theory
  • Portfolio Theory
  • Fixed Income Securities
  • Financial Derivatives
  • Econometrics
  • Empirical Asset Pricing 
  • Financial Institutions Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8938 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17876 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • Applies to citizens from outside EU, EEA or Switzerland. First instalment: 45000 SEK. The complete programme: 180000 SEK.

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.


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