MASTER OF SCIENCEFinancial Markets & Investments




​​Career opport​​unities

Opportunities for our graduates include positions as ​t​rader, broker, sales analyst, risk manager, financial analyst, asset manager, portfolio manager, investment advisory, financial consultant, investment banker, ECM & DCM, private wealth management, private equity.​

All campuses allow access to the same market finance positions; however, each track has a specific focus that can provide students with a specialisation:

  • Paris track: Asset Management, focus on buy side
    Examples: financial analyst, asset and fund manager, portfolio manager, technical analyst, private equity investor, hedge fund manager, broker, commodities, real estate investors
  • ​Paris track: Investment Banking, focus on sell side
    Examples: financial analyst, global research, M&A, corporate operations, financial consultant, risk manager, ratings & scorings, compliance and regulation, private banking & sales, treasury manager
  • ​Sophia Antipolis track: Trading & Capital Markets, focus on front office
    Examples: trader, brokers, quantitative desk, equity capital market, debt capital market, structured products, trader or seller, risk manager, arbitragist
  • ​US Raleigh track: US Markets & Products Valuation, focus on structured products & market-linked investments
    Examples: financial analyst, brokers, sales analyst, advisor in complex financial products, securitisation advisor, equity capital market, debt capital market, structurer, treasury manager

Recruiting compa​​nies

Amundi, AXA IM, Bank of China, Banque internationale Luxembourg, Bloomerg LP, BNP Paribas, Caceis, Citibank, Crédit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, Edmond de Rothschild, Euronext, EY, Generali Investment Partners, Goldman Sachs, IXM, Jefferies, 
JP Morgan, Macquarie Trading, Microsoft, Moody’s, Morgan Stanley, Natixis, Pictet Asset Management, PIMCO, PwC, Société Générale, Swiss Life Asset Managers, UBS.​

MSc em​ployment survey - class of 2022​

  • Net employment rate (at six months)​:  98%.
  • Average salary after graduation  : 70 0​​00€
  • 54% work outside of their home country​
  • Business areas students choose to work in : Finance, Bank, Insurance Consulting, Engineering Technologies

In line with the job market


SKEMA Talent & Careers

The Talent & Careers department will guide you to make your career ambitions become a reality.

  • A specific coaching programme is offered to you as soon as you join an MSc. You will be able to:

  • Participate in workshops and specific webinars on topics such as salary negotiation or the soft and hard skills required for your target position and future professional environment 

  • Benefit from personalised advice from our career consultants.

  • Access cutting-edge tools / resources to facilitate your professional future, help you develop your skills, and better define your profile

  • Get noticed by recruiters by participating in our corporate events and completing your profile on job boards

For more information check our Talent & Career pages

SKEMA's graduates: a powerful, worldwide network

As an MSc student, you will become a member of SKEMA Alumni, a network of more than 54,000 graduates in key positions in more than 145 countries around the world. You will benefit from the numerous services that will help you to promote business opportunities, meetings and professional development.

For more information, check out our SKEMA Alumni network pages.

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