Finance, M.Sc. | Hanken School of Economics | Helsinki, Finland
24 months
12500 EUR/year
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The Master's Programme Finance from Hanken School of Economics provides you with a distinct competitive edge in today’s global financial markets.

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Financial markets have become turbulent and face increasing regulatory pressures today. The diversity and complexity of financial contracts and financial reporting – be it for corporate world or investment management applications – require specialised in-depth knowledge of financial theory, coupled with sound accounting principles.

The Finance programme from Hanken School of Economics develops the necessary skills for you to pursue a successful career in investment management or corporate financial management.

QTEM certificate

As a student of the Master's Programme in Finance you also have the opportunity to top up your degree with the QTEM certificate (Quantitative Techniques for Economics and Management). This is your opportunity to earn a degree within a network of leading business schools and corporate partners. All partners are committed to developing global talent with strong quantitative competencies, analytical skills, international and intercultural experience, and management potential.

Programme Structure

During your studies you will focus on the aforementioned core areas and developing key competencies such as:
  • a solid understanding of fundamental theories in financial economics
  • learning how financial markets function and how they influence the allocation of resources in a global economy
  • knowledge and skills in asset valuation, pricing and management of risk, wealth management, derivative pricing, and corporate finance
  • the strong analytical and communicative skills necessary for business, as well as academic careers. You will also develop research skills essential for students pursuing doctoral level studies.
  • an understanding of sustainability and ethical behaviour

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • BACHELOR’S OR MASTER’S DEGREE from a recognised university or a university of applied sciences

Group 1: Applicants applying based on a degree obtained in an EU/EEA country or a Hanken Partner University for Exchange

  • GPA grade B (USA grading scale) in the degree based on which they are applying OR
  • GMAT ≥ 550 or equivalent score in GRE

Group 2: Applicants applying based on a degree obtained in a country outside EU/EEA

  • GMAT ≥ 550 or equivalent score in GRE

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12500 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Helsinki

975 - 1584 EUR /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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