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HEC Montreal’s Master of Science in Finance equips you with the skills and knowledge to excel in the dynamic world of finance. Gain a comprehensive understanding of financial markets, corporate finance, risk management, and quantitative methods. Participate in the prestigious NBI Fund, where you’ll manage a real $5 million portfolio, and take advantage of international exchange opportunities through the QTEM network. This rigorous program boasts a near 100% placement rate, preparing you for a successful career in finance.
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|Category||Estimated Cost (USD)|
|Accommodation||$8,400 – $12,600|
|Food||$4,200 – $6,300|
|Transportation||$1,200 – $1,800|
|Utilities (including internet)||$900 – $1,500|
|Miscellaneous expenses (books, clothing, entertainment)||$3,600 – $5,400|
|Health Insurance (optional)|
$1,200 – $1,800
Total: $19,500 – $28,600
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Note that a baccalaureate or bachelor’s degree including a technological diploma (BTS, DTS or DUT) is not eligible.
Successfully pass one of the following admission tests before the application deadline for the program. Some tests are offered online.
Admission tests are mandatory unless, at the time of your application, you have successfully completed at least 45 undergraduate credits in Canada or at least 30 graduate credits in Canada. No exemption is granted on any other basis than studies done in Canada.
|February 15||September 15||No admission|
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Every year, HEC Montréal allocates approximately $1.6 million in scholarships and other awards to M.Sc. students, providing significant financial support for their studies.
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The NBI Fund provides a unique opportunity for a group of students to manage a real portfolio of $5 million, investing in equities, bonds, and alternative assets.
Graduates have a near 100% placement rate and pursue careers in investment banking, commercial banking, asset management, corporate finance, and financial analysis.
Core courses cover topics like financial markets, corporate finance, quantitative finance, financial econometrics, and risk management.
Students can choose to complete a supervised project in their final semester, applying their knowledge to a real-world finance problem.
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