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MASTER OF SCIENCECorporate Financial Management





About the degree

By joining an MSc, students obtain a master of science degree and the "Diploma of Specialised Studies in International Management" (DESMI), a degree approved by France's Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation (master's level. More info - text in French). 


Finance and accounting in one interactive programme

Campuses: Paris, Sophia-Antipolis, Belo Horizonte (Brazil), Suzhou (China)
Intakes: September & January
Language : English

Please note, for enrollment in January at the Belo Horizonte or Suzhou campus:

  • Application deadline: Monday, 6 November 2023

  • Enrollment deadline (contract signing and deposit payment): Wednesday, 15 November 2023​​​​


Progra​mme outline  

Careers in corporate finance are undergoing critical changes in the global economy. Practitioners have to face new demands and challenges, and become true business partners at decision making levels.

The programme aims at providing participants with solid technical knowledge and skills, as well as the transversal competencies which are required to manage complex financial situations in an international environment. Special emphasis is placed on innovative tools and practices.

Participants are trained on real life case studies, which focus attention on business and the role of financial management in market/customer driven strategies.


Why choose this prog​ramme   

  • The use of blended learning methods means that class time is optimised for individualised guidance and discussion of the practical application of theories.

  • Students receive personalised instruction from teachers and practitioners where it is most needed.

  • Students build fruitful relationships with each other and develop a community of best practices in their own field of experience.

  • Furthermore the programme has an academic committee of industry representatives and corporate partners who review the programme every year so that its content is kept in line and up-to-date with the needs of the market.​

Five different specialisation tracks (semester two):

  • Fund Raising & Innovative Investments (Paris)

  • Financial Advisory (Paris)

  • Private Equity and Alternative Investment (CAIA certificate preparation) (Sophia Antipolis)

  • Financial Risk Management - FRM certificate preparation (Belo Horizonte)

  • Digital Finance and Fintech (Suzhou)

In-company projects and assignments

  • Financial analysis of international listed companies

  • Raising private equity of small and mid cap companies

  • Real-life financial solutions providing for SMEs (partnership with KPMG)

  • Financial modelling with Excel and financial tools building

  • Analysis of strategic and operational risks in international corporations (Canadian chemical firm, Chinese insurance company, etc)

  • Discussion of issues faced in investment and corporate banking​​


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