Consistently ranked as one of the best Masters in Finance in the world – #5 Financial Times-, it is designed for high potential students who want to pursue a career in Corporate Finance, Financial Markets, FinTech, Asset and Portfolio Management, Risk Management; and occupy positions in investment banks and most prestigious financial institutions.

Programme Structure

The Master in Finance, recognized by the French Higher Education and Research Ministry as Master Degree, is a graduate program tailored to individual needs and goals. It offers 3 specialized tracks in Corporate Finance, Financial Markets and FinTech & Analytics.

The curriculum is flexible and it is full-time covering courses, 2 study trips to the major financial centers (London and New York or Hong Kong), internship or academic dissertation, and the possibility to obtain certificates on FinTech & Analytics, Energy & Commodities, and/or AMF certification.

Students can choose to enroll the program either on the ESSEC France campus (Cergy, Paris area), or the ESSEC Asia-Pacific campus (Singapore), and later change campus. Regardless of campus choice, the program – and intake – starts in September.

Top-notch and career-oriented, the program is full-time during 15 months (one-year program) or 27 months (two-year program), depending on your previous degree.

Admission Requirements
  • Have you obtained or are currently pursuing a Master/4-year bachelor/3-year bachelor’s degree in engineering, science, mathematics, business or economics from a top university/school?
  • Are you a high-potential candidate with an excellent academic record?
  • Are you open-minded, career-oriented and exhibit leadership potential?
  • Are you looking to pursuit a career in the world’s major financial centers?

For holders of a Master or 4-year Bachelor degree, the length of the program is 1 year.

For holders of a 3-year Bachelor degree, or a Licence 3 en Economie/ Banque/ Finance/ Assurance/ Management/ Ingénierie/ Mathématiques, the length of the program is 2 years.

Dates & Fees

For more information on Application Dates, click here.

For more information on Fee, Scholarships and Finance matters, click here.

Contact Details

ESSEC Asia-Pacific Campus
5 Nepal Park
Singapore 139408

Tel: +65 6884 9780