Posts Tagged ‘Masters in Finance’

NYU Stern’s New Online Masters in Quantitative Management [Episode 306]

By - Apr 12, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Merging two hot new programs — analytics and management — as well as online delivery so that you don’t need to leave the workforce, NYU Stern has created a new exciting entry in the master’s in management and data analytics space. Let’s learn about it...

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London Business School Masters in Finance Application Essay Questions, Tips & Deadlines

By - Jan 21, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

The LBS Masters in Finance essay questions, together, convey the adcom’s interest in two interrelated points: (1) how you envision and plan your future career and (2) your knowledge of and interest in the LBS Masters in Finance program. It’s particularly important because it’s a...

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Masters in Finance Alternatives to Consider

By - Dec 6, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

For some people, it’s the Masters in Finance (MFin or MSF), period. It’s the right type of program at the right time. Yet, the MFin has some overlaps and similarities with several other types of masters programs, and some people’s educational needs may be met...

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The Berkeley MFE: One Tough Program with Amazing Opportunities for Grads [Episode 279]

By - Oct 7, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

  The Scoop on Berkeley’s Master of Financial Engineering (MFE) [Show Summary] Dr. Linda Kreitzman, Executive Director of the Master of Financial Engineering Program at UC Berkeley – Haas is passionate about the program. On today’s podcast Linda will take us through specific aspects of the program...

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MIT Sloan Master in Finance: How to Get In! [Episode 231]

By - Nov 5, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

This week we are pleased to welcome Heidi Pickett, Director of the MIT Sloan Master of Finance Program. Heidi worked in financial services for 20 years before becoming Director of this program in 2011. She fills us in on what the program is looking for...

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A Business Masters Degree is Not a Replacement for an MBA

By - Jun 18, 07:00 AM   Comments [0]

According to new research by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), 75% of prospective graduate business school candidates who participated in the GMAC survey and who already have a master’s degree are considering enrolling in MBA programs. This is true for students with both prior...

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London Business School 2017 MiF Essay Questions, Tips & Deadlines

By - Dec 13, 01:04 AM   Comments [0]

The LBS MiF essay questions, together, convey strong interest in two inter-related points: (1) how you envision and plan your future career and (2) your knowledge of and interest in the LBS Masters in Finance program (2 of the 3 questions ask specifically about LBS)....

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FT Top Masters in Finance Programs in 2016

By - Jul 17, 23:41 PM   Comments [0]

Financial Times just came out with their rankings of Masters in Finance programs around the world. Below are some highlights, followed by the top 10 rankings. Masters in Finance 2016 Highlights: • This year there were 55 programs included in the FT rankings for Finance programs...

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B-Schools That Rank for Landing Jobs in Investment Banking

By - Jan 20, 03:32 AM   Comments [0]

When looking to fill investment banking positions, top firms tend to direct their searches towards cream of the crop universities. Here are the top b-schools you should be looking at to give yourself the best chance of getting hired after graduation, according to the latest...

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LBS Launches New Finance Master’s For New Grads

By - Jun 29, 23:50 PM   Comments [0]

LBS has announced a new master’s program in finance. The new Master’s in Financial Analysis (MFA) will be a 12-month intensive program aimed at recent graduates from quantitatively-focused fields, who want a rigorous grad program that will prepare them for careers in the finance sector. The...

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