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GEM among the top 20 programs in Finance

GEM among the top 20 programs in Finance
Published on
12 June 2023

In the latest Financial Times’ ranking, Grenoble Ecole de Management’s MSc Finance is moving up five places from last year.

The MSc Finance is ranked 19th worlwide out of 55 programs

There has been a significant increase in the percentage of students who have found employment within 3 months of graduation. 98% of the graduates surveyed by the Financial Times found employment within three months, compared to 74% in 2022. Also coming from the graduates satisfaction, the MSc Finance scores 87% on the aims achieved metrics. The aims achieved score is based on the Alumni’s fulfillment of the goals they had when starting their Master. Finally, GEM is ranked 18th on the International course experience criteria.

Stéphanie Boyer, Director of the MSc Finance Program welcomed the result, « We are proud to be part of the Top 20 Masters in Finance. The increase of Grenoble Ecole de Management ranking is the result of the work performed to boost our students’ competences and employability.”

The study, published on June 12, 2023, is based on information collected from business schools and their alumni who completed their degrees three years ago (in 2020). To view the complete results, visit the Master in Finance Pre-Experience Ranking page on the Financial Times website.

Acquire solid industry knowledge and multicultural exposure with the MSc Finance program

The mission of the MSc in Finance program is to provide graduates with 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 includes all the fundamental skills and competences in Finance (financing, investing, valuation, asset management…) followed by a choice of specialization. Our graduates can therefore evolve quickly at the start of their career. Our students’ employability is fostered by 2 work experiences, experts’ testimonials and a network of more than 1000 alumni internationally. Our program is recognized by the French Ministry of Higher Education and meets the needs of the financial industry with a reinforcement of competences in data analysis, modelling and sustainable finance.

Grenoble Ecole de Management also supports entrepreneurship in the field of finance through its incubator, created in 2011 in response to the growing needs of young entrepreneurs. IncubaGEM provides support to project leaders in starting their own businesses, both for students and graduates. Integrating the MSc Finance at GEM provides student entrepreneurs with all the necessary keys and resources to start their own business in a motivating environment.

Achille Villon, MSc Finance Alumnus, now Wealth Management Analyst, JP Morgan in Paris, shares with us his student experience within the MSc in Finance on the GEM Campus in Grenoble: “The MSc Finance enabled me to acquire advanced knowledge of both corporate finance & financial markets as well as expand my network through the alumni population. Overall, this program is a great gateway to a career in Finance.”

Bianca Bona, Msc Finance Alumna, today Fundamental Strategies Group Analyst at Goldman Sachs in London, comments “I am currently working at Goldman Sachs in the Fundamental Strategy Group team in the London office. Msc Finance GEM helped me to gain the skills necessary to prepare myself for the job market and have a solid theoretical base to start my career.”

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