12 months
59155 EUR/year
59155 EUR/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Students in the Finance programme from The University of Hong Kong can choose to concentrate in one of the learning streams: Corporate Finance, Financial Engineering, and Risk Management, according to their interests and career aspirations.

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The Master of Finance at The University of Hong Kong is an interdisciplinary programme aiming to provide motivated individuals with not only cutting-edge training in financial theory, but also the necessary mathematical, statistical and computer training, allowing them to apply the knowledge in a multitude of financial disciplines: pricing derivative instruments and securities, modelling and forecasting financial markets, hedging and financial risk management, credit risk management, insurance and reinsurance, quantitative trading and arbitrage training, asset allocation and investment management, and asset/liability management.

Learning outcomes

Successful graduates will enjoy a competitive advantage in a wide range of career opportunities in commercial and investment banks, brokerage and investment firms, insurance companies, treasury departments of non-financial corporations, regulatory agencies, and also consulting and accounting firms.

Programme Structure


  • Financial statement analysis and business ethical standards
  • Investment analysis and portfolio management
  • Corporate finance and asset valuation
  • Economics for financial analysis
  • Spreadsheet modelling in finance
  • Derivative securities

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


72 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold a recognised bachelor's degree or equivalent;
  • Obtain statements from two referees, regarding his/her suitability for the programme; and
  • Obtain a TOEFL/IELTS* score if you are not from an English-medium university. 
  • GMAT/GRE scores are not required, but a good GMAT/GRE score will be favourably considered and can be helpful for marginal cases.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    59155 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 59155 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    59155 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 59155 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.


Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

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


We offer merit-based scholarships to qualified students, who may receive a scholarship ranging from 10% to 50% in most cases. A full tuition waiver may be offered to outstanding cases. All eligible candidates are automatically considered; no separate application is required. 

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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