Financial Economics

Application Dates
Applications Open
1 Nov 2019
Applications Closing
14 Aug 2020
Course Overview
Masters (Coursework)
Tuition Fees
430 000 RUB
HSE University Moscow Russia
Next Intake
November 1, 2020
2 years
Study Field

Course Overview

Financial Economics is designed for enrollees with ample background in Mathematics and Fundamental Economics who wish to master present-day economic models and econometric methods. Giving students skills they need to succeed on the finance job markets in Russia and globally, the programme receives academic support from The London School of Economics and Political Science, meeting the British standards in education and fostering industry connection between students and employers abroad. 14 of our alumni have found employment in the City of London. 80% of the programme participants pursue careers as analysts or departmental managers at investment or commercial banks (and among them Sberbank, VTB, Goldman Sachs, Barclays, Credit Suisse), financial companies or real economy. 8% become consultants (McKinsey, BCG, Oliver Wyman) or start their own businesses. The rest of the participants choose to pursue academic careers by enrolling in the PhD programmes in Economics or Finance being offered by schools in London, University of California, and the leading schools in Western Europe, USA, and Canada.


Postgraduate (Master)

Study Mode

Full time 


International College of Economics and Finance


Partner Universities: London School of Economics and Political Science;

Free International University for Social Studies "Guido Carli". Russian government and HSE scholarships and tuition fee waivers available

Entry Requirements

Applicants are considered for admission based on the application portfolio.

All materials must be submitted online by the application deadlines.

1. Resume

2. Motivation Letter

3. Diploma and academic transcripts

4. Abstract of your undergraduate thesis or scientific papers, publications

5. IELTS (≥6.0) or TOEFL (≥80) certificates

6. GMAT, GRE, GRE Mathematics Subject Test certificates* (optional)

7. Recommendation letters

Portfolio criteria:

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