M.A. On Campus

Banking and Finance

University of Zurich

24 months
1312 EUR/year
1312 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The major study program in Banking and Finance from University of Zurich is made up of compulsory modules designed to examine basic principles in greater depth and core elective modules from the areas of banking and finance, economics, and/or business administration. 


Master's degree programs provide students with an advanced academic education and allow them to shape their own profiles. 

The Master's degree qualifies graduates for demanding activities, such as starting a professional career or, for suitable candidates, continuing their academic career in a Doctoral program. 

Career options

Banking and Finance graduates from University of Zurich are ideally qualified to assume specialized or management roles of significant responsibility in the banking, insurance and consulting industries and in the public sector. 

Careers as an investment banker, financial analyst, risk manager, portfolio manager or financial consultant represent only a small selection of a broad array of professional options. 

Moreover, graduates with the right aptitude have the opportunity to pursue academic research by completing a doctorate.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Banking 
  • Advanced Corporate Finance
  • Advanced Financial Accounting 
  • Advanced Financial Economics 
  • Advanced Industrial Economics
  • Advanced Microeconomics 

Key information


  • Full-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

  • In order to be admitted to a Master's degree program, an applicant must meet the requirements set out in the ordinance on admission to studies at the University of Zurich. Student Services review the application in this regard. 
  • The Faculty will then subject the application documents to a specialized academic review and determine the applicant's level of study. The decision is based on an evaluation of the curriculum of the program of studies completed, as well as other documents.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1312 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 656 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    1312 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 656 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • Tuition fee is 720 CHF per semester

Living costs for Zürich

1920 - 2572 CHF /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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