Taught course

Specialised Programme in Quantitative Finance

Institution
EMLYON Business School · EMLYON Business School
Qualifications
Cert

Entry requirements

A Master’s degree in any field. Bachelor's degree may be accepted for excellent profiles.

Months of entry

September

Course content

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!

Information for international students

We remind you this program is fully delivered in English. Therefore, English full proficiency is required for you to be admitted, follow courses and efficiently interact with the other members of the cohort. For the Admission Process, your English level will be evaluated taking into consideration 3 different fundamentals:

  • Examination of all written and redactional elements within the application file
  • The Video Interview
  • Potential Face to face or Skype interview, if the Admission Board requires it.

Fees and funding

UK students
22,500€
International students
22,500€

Qualification and course duration

Cert

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Emlyon Business School
Email
msinfo@em-lyon.com