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Master of Finance

Earn your Master of Finance while you work. Become a future finance leader. Accelerate your career with a 20-month Master's program designed for working professionals.

Sharpen Your Financial Edge: Rotman Master of Finance

  • Are you determined to become a leader in the finance industry?
  • Do you have at least 2 years of experience in a finance-related role and an undergraduate degree?
  • Are you looking to accelerate your professional development

The Master of Finance program is for you. Imagine learning about derivatives from one of the world's foremost experts, or honing your trading skills in real time with our state-of-the-art BMO Financial Group Finance Research & Trading Lab all while continuing to work full-time. The MFin goes beyond a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) or other professional finance program: over 20-months, you'll gain the sophisticated knowledge and a powerful network that will fast-track you to a leadership position.

Latest Updates:

  • The December 1 application deadline is fast approaching.
  • New! Four Master of Finance Women’s Excellence Awards of $20,000 each now available. You will be automatically considered for these awards, along with other entrance awards with your program application.

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What We Look For and How to Apply

MFin Admissions Criteria

Wondering if you meet the Rotman MFin admission requirements? Find out in this section about our admissions criteria, the Rotman application process, as well as fees and financial aid. When it comes to admissions, it is important to understand that we look at each applicant as a whole package: we consider each student individually with the goal of admitting the most exceptional overall candidates.

If you would like feedback on whether the Rotman Master of Finance is right for you, please submit your CV/resume using this form.

Note: Applicants who completed CFA III or passed the UFE for CA designation are exempt from GMAT requirements.

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At Rotman, you will learn from globally renowned faculty that boasts some of today's top finance thought leaders, such as Professor John Hull, the world's leading expert in derivatives, options and risk management. Over 20 months, you will build a powerful network, and sharpen your financial edge with a a curriculum that is practical, current and academically rigorous.

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MFin graduates tend to seek employment in areas such as commercial banking, fund management, trading, risk management, and corporate finance. As they continue to develop in their career, they should expect to strive for leadership roles such as Managing Director or Partner, or charge of a finance functional area. Their skills make 'MFins' a vital link between technical and non-technical employees in financial institutions.

Rotman Master of Finance graduates are much more than finance experts: they are tomorrow's finance leaders.

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The cohort nature of the Rotman MFin, with its emphasis on building relationships, group work and networking within the classroom, are what set it apart from other programs for working professionals.

Outside the classroom, events such as the popular Rotman Master of Finance Speaker Series, will allow you to delve into the latest current issues, and expand your personal and professional network.

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Rotman MFin graduates become more than finance experts: they are tomorrow’s finance leaders. Find out if you're ready for Canada's premier finance program.

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World-Renowned Faculty

With a faculty ranked among the top in the world, Rotman will expose you to some of the greatest business minds.

Lindsay Sinclair, MFin '14

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Bay Street

See what Bay Street is saying about the Rotman Master of Finance program and its graduates.


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The Master of Finance program is structured to allow you to study and maintain your busy schedule over 20 months. Classes take place every Wednesday evening and every other Saturday all-day during the academic year.

Michael Hayes, MFin '14

Meet our

Students and Graduates

Meet some of the talented students and recent graduates that makes Rotman the best place to pursue an MFin.

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Coming from abroad? The Rotman Master of Finance program is designed for working finance professionals in the Toronto area who want to study part-time and pursue a career in finance. It's one of the most important financial decisions you'll ever make.

Master of Finance - Your Competitive Edge

Miranda is a graduate of the MFin program

Contact UsMaster of Finance Program

Breanna Brooks, Assistant Director, Recruitment and Admissions
T: 416.946.3377

Other ways to connect with us:

Experience RotmanUpcoming MFin Admissions Event

Online Info Session
Monday, November 24
8:00 - 8:30 AM

Or, explore other admissions events.

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