Specialised Programme in Quantitative Finance (MSc)

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The award
MSc

How long you will study
12 months

Domestic course fees
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How you will study
full-time

Course starts
September

International course fees
EUR 22500 per year

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About Specialised Programme in Quantitative Finance at emlyon business school

The objective of the Specialised Programme in Quantitative Finance is to train top level specialists able to advance in today’s global financial sector characterised by constant change and continuous innovation.

This 12-month programme has been developed to help graduates from engineering schools and universities, possessing a strong background in mathematics, computer science, physics and similar areas of expertise, launch their career in quantitative finance. After completing this specialised programme, graduates take up various positions like Risk Manager, Financial Engineer or ‘Quant’, Asset Manager, Fund Manager and others.  

The academic courses include both the fundamentals of management as well as specialised courses like quantitative methods, economic and financial environments, life insurance and pension funds management. This academic part takes place in Paris and is complemented by a 6 month internship.

If you are looking to enter the international world of finance, and want to become part of a network of over 27,000 professionals around the globe, then the Specialised Programme in Quantitative Finance is the right programme for you!

emlyon business school is one of the first Business Schools to provide the Quantitative Finance Specialised Programme students with official training to obtain the French Financial Securities Authority (AMF) certification.
This certification is mandatory for all professionals of the French financial markets, products and advisory activities.

Fast Facts

  • Study in Paris, one of the top european financial centers
  • Learning Trip to London 
  • Gain scientific, technical and financial skills
  • A degree accredited by the 'Conférence des Grandes Ecoles'
  • Access the Alumni Network
  • Entirely taught in English
  • Yearly intake: September
  • Tuition fees 2018 : 
    22,500€ per year

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Notes about fees for this course

Pricing is for the 2018 intake. Indicated tuition fees include administration fees and lifelong membership of emlyon business school forever alumni network. Extension of studies beyond the official length of the programme is subject to payment of 500 € administration fees per year.

Application fees: 120 euros

Entry requirements

This programme welcomes recent graduates from engineering schools and universities, who have a strong background in mathematics, computer science, physics, etc… and who are looking for a career in quantitative finance. It is also aimed at students in economics and administration as well as at Business School graduates, as long as they have completed scientific courses such as econometrics, economic forecasting and/or quantitative finance.

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