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MASTER OF SCIENCEFinancial Markets & Investments

June 2022 - SKEMA's MSc Financial Markets ranks 3rd worldwide - FT

The Financial Times has ranked this MSc third worldwide yet again in its "Masters in Finance pre-experience 2022" ranking

Track courses Sophia Antipolis campus

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On the Sophia Antipolis campus, the MSc Financial Markets has a Trading, Structuring & Portfolio Management track  




Course calendar


Spring intake is only available for the first year of the Two-year MSc. This allows students to acquire professional experience for eight to nine months.
Find out more about the first year of the Two-year MSc programme.




Courses by semester



​Semester 1 - Sophia Antipolis

MANDATORY COURSES

  • Seminar: Objective 2 Tons, 0 credits
  • Amplify Trading Simulation, 0 credits
  • Preschooling Bloomberg, 0 credits
  • Preschooling Introduction to Stochastic Calculus, 0 credits
  • Preschooling Financial Econometrics with R, 0 credits
  • Preschooling MS Excel VBA Programming, 0 credits
  • Preschooling Financial Market Economic Indicators, 0 credits
  • Career Management 1, 1 credits
  • Stochastic Calculus Applied to Financial Models, 2 credits
  • Financial Research & Modelling with R, 3 credits
  • Financial Econometrics with R, 3 credits
  • Fixed Income 1: Pricing and Valuation, 2 credits
  • Equity Research & Valuation 1, 4 credits
  • Python 1 Programming for Finance, 2 credits
  • Derivatives Valuation & Strategies, 4 credits
  • MS Excel VBA Programming, 3 credits
  • VBA 1: Pricing Techniques, 2 credits
  • Commodities and Commodity Trading, 2 credits
  • Financial Market Economic Indicators, 2 credits

TOTAL CREDITS SEMESTER 1: 30



The above details are for information only and may be changed by the school without prior notice

​Semester 2 - Sophia Antipolis

MANDATORY COURSES

  • Career Management 2, 1 credits
  • Fixed Income 2: Investment Strategies, 2 credits
  • Quantitative Portfolio Management, 2 credits
  • Portfolio Management Simulation, 3 credits
  • SQL Programming, 2 credits

 

ELECTIVE COURSES (choose ten)

TRADING, RISK MANAGEMENT & IT

  • Data Analysis for Decision Making in Finance, 2 credits
  • Introduction to FX & Strategies, 2 credits
  • Equity/Fx Structured Products, 2 credits
  • Quantitative Modeling: Exotic Options, 2 credits
  • Commodities and Commodity Trading, 2 credits
  • Fixed Income Structured Products, 2 credits
  • Option Book Management, 2 credits
  • Quantitative Modeling of the Value at Risk, 2 credits
  • VBA 2: VBA Quantitative Development, 2 credits
  • Python 2 applied to Finance, 2 credits
  • Fintechs and other Banking Ventures in a Digital World, 2 credits
  • Power BI Applied to Finance, 2 credits


Courses lists are for information only (may be subject to changes)



Sophia Antipolis campus alumni over the years


We have an almost-complete list of all the MSc Financial Markets and Investments alumni of the Sophia Antipolis campus from since the programme began many years ago. You can find a list of their names, current jobs, and even their email addresses. 



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