• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration

About

The Master in Wealth Management at the University of Luxembourgt was developed together with the Luxembourg financial centre, in particular the Luxembourg Bankers’ Association Private Banking Group Luxembourg (PBGL), and meets the highest international standards. It prepares students for the job market in different wealth management contexts with an emphasis on the Luxembourg financial centre.

During their second year, students undertake an internship, concluded by a business case project report, or a Master thesis, giving them the opportunity to take their first steps in the professional world.

5 reasons to study wealth management in Luxembourg

  • Gain knowledge, skills and competences to successfully launch your career
  • Programme designed to meet highest international standards
  • Interdisciplinary approach, including courses in finance, law, taxation and client experience
  • Theory and practice: learn from academics and practitioners
  • Internship and networking opportunities in Luxembourg, a major international financial centre

Careers

Wealth management is a line of business in banks, trusts, insurance companies, foundations and family offices, offering a range of career opportunities, for examples in the areas of portfolio management, investment advisory, compliance, relationship management, estate planning, tax, legal, product management, and others.

Despite the growth the profession, few specialised degree programmes exist. The University of Luxembourg is one of the pioneer Master programmes in the field.

Through the optional internship, teaching by professionals as well as additional opportunities for networking with the industry in Luxembourg, students are able to connect with potential employers during their studies, paying the way for successful career entry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Quantitative Methods
  • Financial Theory
  • Investment Products
  • Advanced Investment Products
  • Investor Topics
  • Tax and Legal Topics
  • Alternative Investment Products
  • Client Topics
  • Advanced Client Topics
  • Law and Compliance
  • Advance Topics in Finance
  • Internship
  • Master thesis

                        Detailed Programme Facts

                        • Programme intensity

                          You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

                          Full-time
                          • Full-time duration 12 months
                          Part-time
                          • Average part-time duration 24 months
                          • Intensity Flexible
                        • Credits
                          120 ECTS
                        • Languages
                          • English
                        • Delivery mode
                          On Campus
                        • More information Go to the programme website

                        English Language Requirements

                        You only need to take one of these language tests:

                        • Minimum required score:

                          87

                          The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

                          Schedule TOEFL®
                        • Minimum required score:

                          5.5

                          The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

                        Academic Requirements

                        • Applicants need to have successfully completed a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent (180 ECTS) in economics, finance, business, management, mathematics, social sciences, or a related discipline.
                        • Undergraduate diploma or other confirmation of completion (if diploma not yet available), incl. an official English translation if the original is not in English
                        • Curriculum Vitae
                        • Motivation letter/personal statement
                        • Additional documents, such as copy of passport or identity card, photo, etc. may be required by the student services department (SEVE).

                        Tuition Fee

                        • International Applies to you

                          17500 EUR/year
                          Tuition Fee
                          Based on the original amount of 8750 EUR per semester and a duration of 12 months.
                        • EU/EEA Applies to you

                          17500 EUR/year
                          Tuition Fee
                          Based on the original amount of 8750 EUR per semester and a duration of 12 months.
                        We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
                        4375 € / semester - Part-Time

                        Living costs for Luxembourg

                        • 1212 - 2070 EUR/month
                          Living Costs

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

                        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.

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