The Finance program at Concordia University Montréal also serves as excellent preparation for those wishing to pursue their studies at the doctoral level.
Successful applicants to the MSc Finance program have strong quantitative and analytical abilities and a solid understanding of economic theory and research methodology. Ultimately, they apply these skills and knowledge while conducting original research in the form of a master’s thesis, working under the direct supervision of a faculty member.
The MSc program provides excellent preparation for students interested in advanced research who wish to pursue Doctoral studies and a career as a business professor or consultant. The MSc thesis is a major empirical research project that allows students to focus on a specific topic of particular interest and publish their results. Students are encouraged to select a topic addressing a contemporary business problem and apply technical and analytical skills to propose relevant solutions
The MSc in Finance attracts students with strong quantitative and analytical skills who wish to enhance their understanding of economic and financial theory, as well as research methodology. Graduates apply this knowledge to build successful careers in research and analysis in the private and public sectors.
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- Investment Theory
- Investment Management
- Financial Theory and Corporate Policy
- Mergers, Restructuring, and Corporate Control
- Options and Futures
- Special Topics in Finance
A bachelor's degree with high academic standing serves as a prerequisite for the program. To be eligible for admission, applicants must have maintained at least a B average in their final two years and have obtained a Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 3.00 on a 4.30 scale, or the equivalent, from an accredited university.Applicants with a bachelor's degree in other than Commerce or Business Administration will be required to take prerequisite courses in addition to the required coursework in the graduate program.
International26506 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 26506 CAD per year during 24 months.
National9209 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9209 CAD per year during 24 months.
In-State2950 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2950 CAD per year during 24 months.
Living costs for Montréal
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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