M.Sc. On Campus

International Finance

University of Amsterdam

12 months
26900 EUR/year
26900 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Looking for a solid foundation in international banking and finance? The International Finance programme of the University of Amsterdam offers you the skill set to excel in your international career as a finance professional. The 1- or 2-year programme combines traditional finance with innovative developments, such as fintech, blockchain and behavioural finance.


Why choose the Executive MSc in International Finance (MIF)?

Choose your track: General or Fintech

Explore the subject that fits your interests and ambition with 2 tracks to choose from. The General track equips you with up-to-date knowledge of international finance across various finance disciplines. Are you a finance professional with an affinity for IT and innovation and are you eager to use technology to your advantage? Then our Finance and Technology track is for you. Whichever the track you choose, you will earn the same MSc degree in International Finance.

Become an international finance professional

The breadth, depth and practical nature of the International Finance programme of the University of Amsterdam will deepen your expertise in areas such as corporate finance and finance analysis. An overwhelming 90% of our students get hired by top-100 firms before graduation. You can accomplish that too. After earning your degree, you may easily find yourself promoted to a more managerial position with bigger responsibilities.

Personal development is key

We pay close attention to your personal development. Our MIF Leadership Programme, our extensive alumni and industry networks and our dedicated, life-long career service will help you to get to the next level in your career in finance. The international study trip to South Africa is another element of our programme that will broaden your horizons and expose you to a different dimension of international markets.

High-quality research-based lectures

Industry experts from leading finance corporations and qualified professors give research-based lectures on innovative and socially relevant themes. They make sure you stay up-to-date on fintech, blockchain, behavioural finance and other hot topics. You will learn how to put the latest developments in the finance industry into practice. You may also attend a range of events with inspirational experts in various areas of finance, big data and leadership.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Corporate Finance and Valuation
  • Financial Analysis and Valuation
  • Financial Econometrics
  • Financial Modelling
  • Financial Derivatives
  • Investments & Algorithmic Trading

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A degree from a recognised research university in a related field
  • A minimum of 2 years' relevant post-graduate full-time work experience
  • A proof of analytical skills, e.g. GMAT, GRE or Executive Assessment
  • Passport copy
  • 1-page CV
  • Motivation statement. In the application form we ask you to answer 4 short questions about your motivation and decision for applying to the programme
  • Copies of transcripts and related diplomas from your highest completed degree. All transcripts not in Dutch or English must be accompanied by a certified English translation
  • English proficiency test results: TOEFL/IELTS

Work experience

  • A minimum of 2 years' relevant post-graduate full-time work experience

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    26900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26900 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    26900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26900 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Amsterdam

1000 - 1500 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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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