Master of Science in Banking and Finance

The financial sector needs economists with a thorough micro- and macrofinancial training, and a mastery of data science and quantitative risk management techniques for modern financial services companies. The goal of this programme is to deliver experts who are able to formulate and implement innovative solutions to tackle today’s relevant banking, asset management and risk management challenges in financial services firms.

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This program is accredited by AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. AACSB is a global nonprofit association whose accreditation processes are ISO 9001:2015 certified.

Subsequent Master's Programme
1 year 60 credits
Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
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Application Deadline (for International degree students)

For students who need a visa: before 1st of April

For students who do not need a visa: before 1st of June

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Aside from the standard application procedure, you are also required to complete and submit an information form on the Banking and Finance webpage.


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Programme contact

Department of Financial Economics
Campus Tweekerken
Sint-Pietersplein 5, 9000 Gent
Programme Director:
Prof. Rudi Vander Vennet

Programme Co-ordinator:
Nathalie Verhaeghe
T +32 (0)9 264 89 84