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MASTER OF SCIENCECorporate Financial Management





Finance and accounting in one interactive programme

Programme taught in English on the Paris, Sophia Antipolis and Belo Horizonte (Brazil) campuses: January* and August or September intakes. 
Each campus has its own specialisation tracks.

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. 

Students learn to use innovative tools and practices. They 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. 

Participants receive personalised instruction from teachers where it is most needed. 

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

Furthermore, the programme has an advisory board 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)

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). 


Videos with programme director

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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