The Master of Science in International Finance (MScIF) equips you with the knowledge and skills required for a successful career in the financial sector in the dynamic and global business environment of today and tomorrow.
What makes this Master program in Switzerland different? The program provides you with a solid foundation in international finance and allows you to specialize in:
CFA Level 1
CFA Level 1 Preparation The MSc in International Finance offers a series of elective courses on the preparation for the CFA Level 1 exam. The Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) certification is known as the top professional qualification for finance and investment professionals and is a great advantage for students who aim to work in the fields of investment banking and financial analysis.
How does it work?
PART 1: FOUNDATION COURSES (9 months)
PART 2: ELECTIVE COURSES* & MASTER’S THESIS (9 months)
*Elective courses are offered on demand.
Leadership development The MSc in International Finance program combines subject knowledge in key areas of finance with courses enhancing students’ interpersonal skills for effective leadership and management. Students are trained to become global-minded professionals who will be at the frontline of managing the increasingly complex challenges of the financial industry in the future.
Who is it for? The MSc in International Finance is well suited for recent graduates with 0 to 3 years of professional experience who wish to continue their studies before entering the work force. A master’s program, it helps to bridge the gap that exists between graduating with a bachelor’s degree with little or no work experience, and securing employment.
How long does it take? Students can choose to start the program in September or February of each year. Completed in 18 months, the program includes 20 modules and a Master thesis.