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Learning Opportunity: Master of Science in Banking and Finance - Full time format

Master of Science in Banking and Finance - Full time format

Course Information

The Master of Science in Banking and Finance offers a comprehensive curriculum encompassing both classic and more recent areas of the finance discipline as well as the principal functions of banking. It is structured into five components: Core courses, Stream courses, Elective courses, an academic week-in-residence, an internship and Elective Practical courses.

All full-time students spend a residential academic week at a leading business school where they follow a tailor-made programme based on courses already followed, and intended to deepen their understanding of specific financial topics. The current location of the Academic Week-in-Residence is New York University, Stern School of Business, New York.

As an integral part of the programme, full-time students are required to perform an internship for a period not less than 12 weeks. Students are free to seek the internship that suits their interests and objectives in banking or finance.

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The programme is offered in both full-time and part-time formats with a start in the autumn.

Career opportunities:

The programme is ideally suited to students seeking a career in corporate finance, asset and wealth management, banking and related fields.

Duration Information: 

1 year (2 semesters including a mandatory minimum internship period of 12 weeks).

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Access requirements: 

To be eligible in the MSc in Banking and Finance, candidates must have a:

  • Academic requirements:

    • Master’s I degree (240 ECTS), or
    • four-year Bachelor’s degree (240 ECTS), or
    • three-year Bachelor’s degree (180 ECTS) with 3 years’ relevant professional experience in Banking and Finance


  • Language requirements: 

    • being a national of an English-speaking country or
    • having a degree that was taught in English or
    • having an English proficiency certificate representing a TOEFL score of 72 or its equivalent, as long as this qualification is not more than 2 years old.
Admission Procedure: 

Candidates who meet the eligibility criteria will be selected on the basis of their past academic performance and a personal interview with the Academic Director or Programme Co-ordinator.

Online application.

For more information on admission, contact seve.infos@uni.lu


Self-financing students may be able to benefit from financial assistance (loans, student subsidies) by the CEDIES (Centre de Documentation et d’Information sur l’Enseignement Supérieur), Luxembourg.



Tuition fees for the full-time programme amount to 17 500 EUR.  This amount includes the inscription to the residential academic week at the New York University Stern School of Business (courses and hotel).



Provider Information

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Luxembourg School of Finance of the University of Luxembourg
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University of Luxembourg

Faculté de Droit, d'Economie et de Finance
2b, rue Albert Borschette
L-1246 Luxembourg

(+352) 46 66 44 6460

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Master's degree