Based in Asia Campus
5 modules of 2-3 Weeks
THE MASTER IN FINANCE FOR WORKING PROFESSIONALS
For more than half a century, INSEAD has been developing ambitious leaders with a unique world perspective and a strong entrepreneurial spirit. Our world-class faculty, close links to the international business community and unique participative teaching style are some of the aspects that have contributed to building our outstanding reputation. INSEAD brings these resources to the Master in Finance, offering you an unprecedented experience in professional development.
INSEAD's Master in Finance provides a greater depth of finance and accounting skills than you would normally experience in an MBA, while offering the leadership and management education you would not usually find in a traditional finance degree. Our goal is to prepare the next generation of financial leaders that will drive the corporate finance and investment management industries in the future.
Gain in-depth knowledge of finance, accounting and management from faculty who are leaders in their fields.
Strategic perspective on finance
The programme offers an absolute focus on the financial industry with a rigorous understanding of the key competitive and management issues in this sector.
Study while you work
INSEAD's Master in Finance is uniquely tailored to working professionals, enabling you to apply and practise your studies in the workplace as you learn.
A global experience
The programme leverages INSEAD’s campuses in Europe and Asia and its international faculty to provide a truly global and entrepreneurial learning experience.
A unique modular programme
Learn about INSEAD's Master in Finance, a unique modular programme designed for financial professionals with on average 7- 8 years of work experience. The degree provides a greater depth of finance and accounting skills than you would normally experience in an MBA while offering the leadership and management education you would not usually find in a traditional finance degree. Our goal is to prepare the next generation of financial leaders that will drive the corporate finance and investment management industries in the future.
Class Profile 2018
INSEAD’s Master in Finance participants are a group of carefully selected professionals with on average 7-8 years of experience in a range of finance-related roles. They have exceptional intellectual curiosity and analytical ability, along with the potential to succeed as leaders in a competitive, global business environment.
MAIN INDUSTRY SECTORS
|Investment Banking/ Sales & Trading||37%|
|Retail and Commercial|
|VP / Director||50%|
CFA Institute partners with a limited number of globally diverse, select institutions that are recognized leaders and serve as role models for other institutions. These universities cover a significant portion of the CFA Program Candidate Body of Knowledge, including its ethical and professional standards, in their degree programmes. The INSEAD Master in Finance programme is recognized as a CFA partner, because of the large number of finance core and electives in its program. As part of the partnership, INSEAD students are entitled to apply for scholarships, have access to CFA Institute curricula, journals, webcasts, and other educational resources.
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This is a modular programme which means that you are working while you are studying. You will need to make time to spend 2-3 weeks full-time on campus when the modules are in session (12 weeks in total), and spend significant time on independent study in between, so it is important that you have your employer’s support to attend the programme.
Our classes are highly interactive and the power of personal relationships is part and parcel of the programme. Our faculty are experts at tapping into the experience and knowledge of the participants in the room to encourage the exchange of best practices and collective learning. Therefore, the programme cannot be done online.
The programme duration is 20 months and it comprises 5 on-campus modules of 12 weeks in total.
Yes, there is significant work to be completed between modules and this independent study time equates to approximately 17 weeks. Between modules 4 and 5, you will also need to work on a major degree project.