Master of Science in Global Economics & Finance
About the Program
Master of Science in Global Economics and Finance is an international program on applied Finance and Economics incorporating the curriculum of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA (R) professional qualification program).
CFA (R) is accepted worldwide international professional qualification, issued by the CFA Institute, USA. It is considered to be the gold standard for financial professionals, the highly desirable qualification for analysts, consultants, and financial managers, working in the field of corporate finance, investment, and commercial banking, trading, hedge funds, assets management.
The program is targeted to equip participants with the cutting edge knowledge and skills in the key areas of Finance and Economics.
During the first year of education students get profound theoretical knowledge and skills in Finance and Quantitative Methods, Microeconomics, International Macroeconomics, Corporate Finance, Alternative Investments and Assets Management necessary for nowadays professionals. All the courses include exercises from the CFA training and exams.
During the second year students get trained in Financial Modelling, study M&A tendencies and efficiency, develop their skills in Macroeconomic and Financial Forecasting. The details are presented in the Curriculum section.
Our students come from Germany, Japan, Switzerland, Iran, Turkey, the USA, China, India, Armenia, Spain, Russia Swaziland, and etc.
Upon admission students are enrolled to the faculty "Moscow School of Economics" at the Lomonosov Moscow State University.
To name a few: a correspondent member of RAS, Doctor in Economics Golovnin M.Y., Doctor in Economics Glinkina S.P., Doctor in Economics Kireev A.V.; visiting professors James K. Galbraith, Jan Aart Scholte.
Our students benefit from the combination of fundamental knowledge in finance and professional skills training they are getting during their education at the MSc in Global Economics and Finance program.
Where our graduates work
Our graduates work as
Consultants, Financial Analysts, Research Analysts, Asset Managers, Financial Advisors, Portfolio Managers and Risk Managers in
Welcome to the Master of Science in Global Economics and Finance program!
Our goal is to train professionals with advanced knowledge and cutting edge skills in international finance and economics at the level of standards established in international labor markets.
Director of Moscow School of Economics of
Lomonosov Moscow State University
Academician A.D. Nekipelov