MSc Program in Finance in Asia

Top Master of Science Programs in Finance in Asia 2018

Finance

A Master of Science or MSc is a postgraduate degree typically in the fields of sciences and social sciences. MSc may be course-based, research-based, or a mixture of the two.

The field of finance can be broken down into personal, public, and corporate finance. Each subfield focuses on management of assets and debts, often focused on investment banking. Students of finance may keep their education general or specialize in a specific area like accounting or corporate finance.

Students who complete a part of their degree in Asia are growing in numbers. Currently, the second and the third biggest economies are in Asia. Without limitation, students have described their time in Asia as the best experience of their lives. Today, three of the four most populated countries of the world are in Asia: China, India, and Indonesia.

MSc Program in Finance in Asia

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Master in Islamic Finance and Banking

Universiti Utara Malaysia
Campus Full time Part time January 2019 Malaysia Alor Setar Kuala Lumpur + 1 more

The Master in Islamic Finance and Banking program is designed to produce highly ethical and knowledgeable graduates in Islamic finance and banking who can contribute to the industry and society. [+]

Master in Islamic Finance and Banking

The Master in Islamic Finance and Banking program is designed to produce highly ethical and knowledgeable graduates in Islamic finance and banking who can contribute to the industry and society.

Master in Islamic Finance and Banking curriculum

The program is a 42-credit-hour program, consisting of 30-credit-hours of coursework and 12-credit-hours of a research paper. Students are required to take 8 core courses and 2 electives before they are allowed to write their dissertation. In which they are expected to demonstrate their ability in applying the knowledge gained as well as to enhance their writing and other soft skills.

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GGSB MSc in Finance

London School Of Business And Finance (LSBF) Singapore
Campus Full time 24  October 2018 Singapore

A professional qualification is no longer enough to set you apart. Increasingly, professional qualification holders are looking to upgrade to a Master's degree level after graduation. [+]

A professional qualification is no longer enough to set you apart. Increasingly, professional qualification holders are looking to upgrade to a Master's degree level after graduation.

With this in mind, LSBF in Singapore is proud to partner the triple-accredited institution, Grenoble Graduate School of Business (GGSB), to provide participants with that desire to boost their existing careers in the financial sector, in such areas as investment and commercial banking.

About Grenoble Graduate School Of Business (GGSB)

One of the few business schools worldwide to have achieved triple accreditation from AMBA, AACSB and EQUIS. GGSB is consistently among the top 20-30 schools in Europe by Financial Times Ranking.... [-]


MSc in Financial Management

Edinburgh Business School
Online Part time Open Enrollment United Kingdom Edinburgh United Arab Emirates Dubai Malaysia Putrajaya + 3 more

By studying online, our MSc in Financial Management programme has been designed to fit around the lives of busy working professionals. It gives you the freedom to choose where and when you begin your studies, and when you finish them. [+]

Edinburgh Business School is the Graduate School of Business of Heriot-Watt University.

EBS has been helping working professionals become business leaders for over 25 years, offering high quality and accessible postgraduate programmes in business. Our popular online MBA, Masters, DBA and PhD programmes have accelerated the careers of over 20,000 graduates. Our students have seen increased salaries, gained promotions within their companies and many have started their own business.

Why our MSc in Financial Management programme?

You will develop a strong understanding of the foundations and dynamic nature of finance which will prepare you for a wide variety of positions within the finance profession. The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) exclusively recommend the MSc in Financial Management programme to their members when they are looking for a specialist postgraduate qualification. ... [-]


Tongji-Case Western Reserve MBA/MSM-Finance Double Degree

Tongji University, School of Economics and Management
Campus Part time 30  September 2018 China Shanghai

Tongji-Case Western Reserve MBA/MSM-Finance Double Degree Program was jointly launched by SEM of Tongji University and Weatherhead School of Management of Case Western Reserve University. [+]

Tongji-Case Western Reserve MBA/MSM-Finance Double Degree Program Program Highlights

Tongji-Case Western Reserve MBA/MSM-Finance Double Degree Program was jointly launched by SEM of Tongji University and Weatherhead School of Management of Case Western Reserve University. According to News & World Report, Case Western Reserve University ranked the 37th in the year 2017. Besides, their undergraduate financial management program was ranked No. 1 in the world by Business Week. In the double degree program, you will learn the depth of knowledge in finance as well as the breadth of general management experience and knowledge. MBA degree from Tongji University, MSM-Finance degree from Case Western Reserve University will be awarded after study. These grooms you for leadership positions in finance, in China as well as all over the world.... [-]


MSc in Applied Economics (MScAECON)

Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) School of Business
Campus Full time September 2019 Hong Kong Kowloon Tong

The Master of Science in Applied Economics (MScAEcon) is a one-year full-time programme that equips students with economics knowledge to analyze the changing world economy. [+]

Overview

The Master of Science in Applied Economics (MScAEcon) is a one-year full-time programme that equips students with economics knowledge to analyze the changing world economy.

The programme integrates economic theory with applied economic analysis and will enable students to understand the economy of China and the world. The curriculum is designed to provide students with the flexibility of choosing electives for pursuing a career in applied economics or future research-oriented studies. Graduates will be equipped with analytical skills and techniques for analyzing business and real-world problems from the economic perspective. Our graduates are trained to be competent economic analysts in business corporations, public organizations and financial institutions. Outstanding students are offered scholarships and merit-based awards.... [-]


Master in Science in Islamic Finance

INCEIF The Global University of Islamic Finance
Campus Full time January 2019 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur

The MSc in Islamic Finance is designed for Academics and Practitioners to fast track their career in Islamic finance. It offers in-depth education in the key areas of Islamic economics, finance and Shariah from both the theoretical and applied aspects. [+]

The MSc in Islamic Finance offers in-depth education in the key areas of Islamic economics, finance and Shariah from both the theoretical and applied aspects. The course modules will enable students to have a comprehensive understanding of the economic, financial and legal environment in which providers of Islamic financial services operate.

The objective of the programme is to produce professionals equipped with expertise in both the conventional finance and Shariah.

INCEIF has received approval from Ministry of Higher Education to launch the MSc in Islamic Finance, in lieu of Masters in Islamic Finance (MIF), beginning September 2013. The MSc in Islamic Finance would be awarded to students enrolling from September 2013 onwards.... [-]


Master of Science in Applied Finance (MAF)

Singapore Management University
Campus Full time Part time 12 - 18  August 2018 Singapore

SMU MAF aims to enhance practitioners’ knowledge and skills in applied finance. It provides a strong foundation in the principles, practices and operations of international and domestic financial markets focusing on applying updated and relevant knowledge in real-world situations. The curriculum also prepares students to pursue the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation. [+]

SMU MAF aims to enhance practitioners’ knowledge and skills in applied finance. It provides a strong foundation in the principles, practices and operations of international and domestic financial markets focusing on applying updated and relevant knowledge in real-world situations. The curriculum also prepares students to pursue the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.

MAF graduates can expect to equip themselves with the “hard” critical analytical and problem-solving skills and the “soft” people and communication skills to advance their careers in the fund management, banking and finance industries.

Programme Length

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MSc Economics and Finance

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
Campus Full time 18  September 2018 China Suzhou

This programme combines a solid foundation in economic theory and applied econometrics with the study of finance. The study of financial microeconomics and macroeconomics will help you to understand better complex issues related to financial decision making while econometrics will provide the necessary tools to perform rigorous research in applied economics and finance. In addition, finance modules included in this programme cover a wide range of subjects related to portfolio theory, corporate finance, investment and strategy, derivative instruments, etc. [+]

Overview

The MSc Economics and Finance programme combines a solid foundation in economic theory and applied econometrics with the study of finance. The study of financial microeconomics and macroeconomics will help you to understand complex issues related to financial decision-making while econometrics will provide the necessary tools to perform rigorous research in applied economics and finance. In addition, finance modules included in this programme cover a wide range of subjects related to portfolio theory, corporate finance, investment and strategy, and derivative instruments.

International Business School Suzhou attracts self-motivated students who are interested in a programme related to economics and specialising in finance. Students considering applying for this programme should have some formation in quantitative methods, statistics or econometrics, especially those with a degree that is not in economics or finance.... [-]


University of Leicester MSc in Finance

Stafford Global
Campus Full time Part time 24 - 30  Open Enrollment United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates Online Qatar Qatar Online USA USA Online Canada Canada Online Croatia Dubrovnik + 9 more

Finance is central to most organizations’ decision-making. These decisions include whether or not to invest; how to finance an investment; how to value a company and whether or not dividends should be paid. [+]

Finance is central to most organisations’ decision-making. These decisions include whether or not to invest; how to finance an investment; how to value a company and whether or not dividends should be paid. To deal with these issues and to be able to solve such problems it is necessary to understand the role played by financial markets and intermediaries, the importance of risk analysis and how to construct efficient portfolios.

The Leicester MSc in Finance is a rigorous programme and is both intellectually challenging and ambitious. It will provide you with a thorough understanding of the principal methods and techniques of financial management and give you a framework of reference enabling you to deal with complex financial issues and to handle them effectively. The strategic focus of the course will enhance your ability to analyse any situation and to make sound strategic decisions. The programme is also developmental and encourages practical management skills by using a range of approaches and methods.... [-]


Master of Science in Finance International Program

Renmin University
Campus Full time September 2018 China Beijing

Depending on the academic advantages and training experience of the School of Finance, the MSF program offers overseas students - who are interested in understanding China’s financial conditions and problems but do not yet have a good basis of Chinese language - an opportunity to comprehensively understand Chinese culture, economy, and finance. [+]

Introduction of the Faculty

The School of Finance, one of the oldest schools in Renmin University of China, dates back to 1950 when its forerunner - the Dept. of Public Finance & Credit was founded. The School of Finance is a dynamic research and educational institute, with the purpose of pursuing excellence and making innovation. During the last 60 years, the School of Finance has already developed a group of senior managers and leaders, as well as leading the academic development in China.

At present, the School of Finance consists of four departments - the Dept. of Monetary Finance, the Dept. of Applied Finance, the Dept. of Public Finance, and the Dept. of Insurance. The School of Finance benefits from the concentration of famous and prominent scholars in the field of finance and investment economics of our country. Among them are a number of domestic and foreign well-known senators of China’s financial circle, and a group of young academic leaders and returnees scholars. Of the School’s faculty, 39 are professors, 34 are associate professors and 9 are lecturers.... [-]


Master of Science in Islamic Finance

Hamad bin Khalifa University
Campus Full time September 2018 Qatar Doha

The Master of Science in Islamic Finance at QFIS offers students a thorough understanding of Shariah rules and the teachings of Islam as they relate to finance 
and economics. The program is designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills required to contribute to scholarship and practice in the fields of both finance and Islamic finance. [+]

The MS in Islamic Finance is a specialized program that teaches qualitative and quantitative methods in the analysis of both Islamic and conventional finance.

The innovative new program has been developed in order to offer students a unique opportunity to enjoy a strong multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary graduate education across a range of core subjects, while also enabling them to pursue specialist study in one of a range of important areas within the field of Islamic Finance. Specialist areas of concentration include, but are not limited to, Banking Operations and Risk Management, and Corporate Finance and Asset Management. The mixed philosophy of the program enables graduates to attain the skills needed to understand the global financial system and proposing viable alternatives to existing models by blending guidance from Sharia with the modern scientific knowledge and techniques of economics and finance. This popular master’s program is one of an extremely limited number of top-tier specialized Islamic Finance programs globally. Program Focus ... [-]

MSc Finance

Grenoble Ecole de Management
Campus Full time September 2018 France Grenoble Singapore + 1 more

The mission of the MSc in Finance program is to provide graduates with an advanced knowledge of finance and to prepare them, through an understanding of the strategic impacts of financial decisions, for careers in banking, financial services or corporate finance with international companies at a managerial level. [+]

Overview Program Duration: One academic year (on campus) + Final management project (12 months) Degree Level: Master (French: Titre de niveau I Manager Financier, enregistré au Répertoire National des Certifications Professionnelles (RNCP) – Fiche 14624). 120 ECTS credits Entry Requirements: Bachelor-level undergraduate degree in any subject. Fluency in English Full Program Fees: € 23,450 (Grenoble campus) Objectives Understand the strategic impacts of financial decisions: The mission of the MSc in Finance program is to provide graduates with an advanced knowledge of finance and to prepare them, through an understanding of the strategic impacts of financial decisions, for careers in banking, financial services or corporate finance with international companies at a managerial level. The program covers the fundamentals of finance, as well as advanced topics in corporate finance, financial management, and financial markets. Develop Your Financial and Soft Skills: Its aim is to provide students with strong technical and analytical skills in the principles and application of finance, as well as solid industry knowledge and multicultural exposure. Prepare your career in the sector of finance: The MSc Finance prepares students for careers in the financial sector such as investment and commercial banking, asset management, financial services and consulting, or for corporate finance positions within international companies at a managerial level. ... [-]

Master in Financial Economics

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time September 2018 Russia Moscow South Korea Seoul + 2 more

The Financial Economics Master’s programme is unique among Russian economics graduate programmes and features Professors with PhDs from leading universities in Europe and the US; Visiting professors from international universities including London School of Economics (LSE) and Oxford University. [+]

Programme overview

The Financial Economics Master’s programme is unique among Russian economics graduate programmes and features:

Professors with PhDs from leading universities in Europe and the US; Visiting professors from international universities including London School of Economics (LSE) and Oxford University; Courses entirely in English; Examinations monitored by international experts appointed by the International Academic Committee (IAC) of the International College of Economics and Finance (ICEF); Opportunities for international mobility.

The programme meets all the requirements of the UK Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education. Graduates receive a Russian Master’s degree and an official letter of validation from LSE Director certifying successful completion of a programme that meets international quality standards.... [-]


Master of Science in Finance

Koc University - Istanbul Turkey
Campus Full time Part time 12 - 12  September 2018 Turkey Istanbul + 1 more

The M.S. in Finance program is designed to meet the varied needs of finance professionals in public and private sectors who wish to continue in their careers while pursuing an advanced study specializing in the area of financial economics. The main objective of the program is providing a thorough foundation in financial economics and enhancing the applied financial analysis and research skills by delivering state-of-the-art techniques and approaches. In addition, the program is an ideal preparation for participants who plan to pursue a Ph.D. degree in finance. [+]

The M.S. in Finance program is designed to meet the varied needs of finance professionals in public and private sectors who wish to continue in their careers while pursuing an advanced study specializing in the area of financial economics. The main objective of the program is providing a thorough foundation in financial economics and enhancing the applied financial analysis and research skills by delivering state-of-the-art techniques and approaches. In addition, the program is an ideal preparation for participants who plan to pursue a Ph.D. degree in finance.

Curriculum

Students are first introduced to the general framework of financial theories and concepts in Corporate Finance, Financial Markets and Institutions, and Macroeconomics. Knowledge and skills acquired in the initial courses allow for advanced discussions in Investments, Financial Derivatives, Advanced Corporate Finance and Fixed Income. Finally, students apply their cumulative knowledge in case-oriented courses such as Bank Financial Management, Risk Management or Valuation and Corporate Restructuring.... [-]


MSc in Actuarial Science

Yasar University
Campus Full time September 2018 Turkey Izmir

Actuarial science is an interdisciplinary science that analyses the financial outcomes and risks of indefinite events in the future. It applies the use of mathematical, financial and statistical methods to assess [+]

Actuarial science is an interdisciplinary science that analyses the financial outcomes and risks of indefinite events in the future. It applies the use of mathematical, financial and statistical methods to assess, manage and form insurance plans for all kinds of risks (life, property, health, retirement) in the insurance, financial and business worlds.

The main purpose of this Master’s Degree course is to provide students with a sound theoretical basis to be able to pass these actuary exams, as well as to facilitate the careers of successful graduates in the finance and insurance fields at a national and international level. With its eclectic selection of course opportunities for students, the programme also aims to provide employment in the insurance sector, as well as those other sectors which deal with financial risk.... [-]