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Corporate Finance

ESC Clermont Business School

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
11500 EUR/year
11500 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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After completing the curriculum offered by the Corporate Finance programme from ESC Clermont Business School, students will acquire investment management practices through the mastery of tools for financial analysis, asset classes, and portfolio management in order to be prepared for the industry’s top financial positions and passing leading certifications in finance.

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In a highly volatile environment, financial managers and investment professionals have to be able to devise and apply the right policies in relation to investments, financing and wealth planning. 

Since students need to be prepared for a new economic environment, the first aim of this Master of Science in Corporate Finance offered by ESC Clermont Business School is to provide them with expert knowledge about corporate finance, investment analysis, valuation and portfolio management, and to emphasize the highest ethical standards and applications for financial modelling. 

Programme Strengths 

  • Access to high-profile practitioners from the corporate finance world in France
  • Flexible program structure allowing for part-time employment
  • Online resources and dedicated training platforms made available to prepare for certifications
  • Opportunity to develop expertise in digital strategy and integrated management
  • Partnership with the CFA Institute
  • Internationally diverse classes with students from different nationalities
  • Learning experience following the Harvard model of teaching (case studies, group work, …)
  • Study, network and experience life in south-central France

Targeted Skills and Competecies

  • Use of financial information to make effective decisions
  • Knowledge of tools for investment analysis, asset classes, and portfolio management
  • Mastery of modern financial practices and ethics
  • Understanding securitization of assets and principles of risk management
  • Competencies in the use of applications for financial modeling

Career Opportunities

  • Financial Analyst
  • Financial Advisor
  • Investment Banking Analyst
  • Risk Manager
  • Compliance Manager
  • Asset Manager
  • DCM Analyst

Covid-19 Update:There is no change in the academic calendar. The MSc. programmes will start in October.The programmes will be offered in campus (if the French regulations allow so by then). For students unable to come to France by the start of the academic year (due to lockdown measures or travel restrictions) will have the opportunity to follow the courses initially online (for the totality of the first semester if necessary) and later join the classes on campus whenever they are able to.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Fundamentals of Accounting
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Corporate Finance
  • Portfolio Management and Wealth Planning
  • Quantitative Methods
  • Derivatives
  • Treasury Management
  • Fintech
  • Introduction to Business
  • Mastering Data in Excel
  • Job Marketing
  • Individual Counseling

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Application deadline: Before august




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 4-year Bachelor degree or Validated Master 1
  • Proficiency in English
  • As a result of the closure of the exam centers for language tests (TOEFL, TOEIC and IETLS), alternative language evaluation methods are accepted (duolingo online test, medium of instruction certificate or interview).
  • Students that are having difficulties in obtaining some important documents due to the lockdown related to the admissions can obtain conditional offer letters provided that they send those documents at a later time before starting the course.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11500 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    11500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11500 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

There is no application fee.


Early bird scholarships:

  • Payment of deposit: Those who pay the deposit before the beginning of March receive a 5% reduction on the tuition fees.
  • Confirmation of enrollment: Those who pay the deposit within the two weeks following acceptance and till the end of June as a maximum receive a 5% reduction on the tuition fees.
  • Full payment of the tuition fees before start of the programme: 5% reduction on the tuition fees.

Scholarships by ESC Clermont Foundation:

Students of the Master programme will have the possibility to apply for a scholarship after the start of the programme. Various scholarships are offered to both French and international students based on their academic achievements and social backgrounds.

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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Corporate Finance
ESC Clermont Business School