Master of Finance

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Be a leader in the world of finance

The Sobey School of Business Master of Finance (MFin) program is a challenging, demanding and rigorous program in which you will gain the strategic financial skills that global employers demand. The Sobey MFin effectively prepares graduates for professional careers in:

  • financial analysis and advising,
  • portfolio and risk management, and
  • corporate finance.

The program will thoroughly prepare you for the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)® exams. In just one year, you will have the tools and confidence to achieve career success in a highly competitive field. 

The Benefits

Admission Requirements

  • A four year university degree (or equivalent) in mathematics, engineering, physics, computer science, economics or other mathematical discipline with an overall minimum average of B;
  • An average score across all quantitative courses of:
    • 75% for applicants with engineering, physics, computer science and mathematics degrees
    • 80% for applicants with business degrees
    • 85% for applicants with economics and international trade degrees
  • For applicants whose first language is not English or who did not graduate from an English medium university, a minimum English proficiency score of:
    • IELTS 6.5 with no individual band score below 6.0
    • TOEFL 550 or iBT 80
    • or equivalent

Entrance Scholarships

There are two types of entrance scholarships available for the 2017-2018 academic year. Some applicants may qualify for both:
  • Canadian Citizens or Permanent Resident card holders who are accepted into the MFin program are automatically considered for a $4,000 entrance scholarship when their file is reviewed.
  • Applicants who have successfully passed the CFA Level 1 exam and are accepted into the MFin program are automatically considered for a $4,000 entrance scholarship when their file is reviewed.

 

Application Deadlines and Key Dates

  • International applicants
  • Canadian and Permanent Resident Applicants