Prepare for global financial careers with the Sprott Master of Finance (MFin) degree. Complete your MFin degree in 12-16 months*!
The MFin program combines the latest theoretical and practical financial knowledge, data analysis skills, and develops proficiency in at least one programming language popular in the financial industry, making Sprott MFin graduates highly competitive and agile in the job market.
*Candidates who possess two or more years of relevant financial industry experience at the time of admission may satisfy the MFin internship requirement.
Course content covers in depth the CFA® Institute Chartered Financial Analyst Candidate Body of Knowledge, MFin graduates will be prepared to pursue a CFA® designation upon completion of their coursework.
During the final term of the program, MFin students will complete an internship to build professional experience. MFin students will have access to career services for career advising and support with job search, resume and cover letter writing, networking, and more. As a Sprott student, you will also have access to on- and off-campus networking events, employer information sessions, as well as to exclusive job and internship opportunities through Sprott’s career portal.
There is a shortage of highly skilled professionals who possess both a deep knowledge of advanced financial concepts and the ability to perform applied analysis of complex financial data.
The MFin allows for many potential pathways for graduates, including careers in:
MFin courses equip students with a deep knowledge of investment analysis, investment management, risk management, sustainable finance, ESG, and applied data analysis.
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MFin students have the opportunity to take part in the Sprott Student Investment Fund, a real investment portfolio with assets valued at more than $2 million. A team of top Sprott students actively manage the fund’s assets to build value, manage risk and invest responsibly. The setting and approach model the external investment environment.
Carleton University is located in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. As a G7 capital, Ottawa is home to Canada's Parliament, federal government, diplomatic community, as well as a global technology sector. Learn more about our capital advantage.
Located at the heart of Carleton University’s campus, the award-winning Nicol Building features collaborative spaces and flexible learning environments equipped with the latest technology to facilitate innovative teaching methods and reflect Sprott’s inclusive culture.
Sprott School of Business at Carleton University
Sprott School of Business
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