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Rotman Master of Finance program overview

Master the innovations that are rapidly transforming the finance industry, with cutting edge coursework that prepares you to tackle the challenges of today - and tomorrow.

The Rotman Master of Finance program

The Rotman Master of Finance is established as one of the leading finance programs in the country, with faculty recognized as world-class thought leaders in the field, and an alumni network with deep roots in the Toronto financial sector.

Much has changed since our MFin program launched in 2007. The recent development of machine learning, big data, and blockchain technology have created exciting new opportunities for financial markets and for professionals working in the field.

Our program curriculum gives you an advanced understanding of traditional finance areas, as well as new developments at the intersection of technology and finance.

Program structure

The Rotman MFin program begins in September with a welcome dinner and orientation. Regular classes are scheduled on Wednesday evenings and full days on alternating Saturdays*

Coursework will be completed within the first 16 months, with the final four-month term dedicated to capstone project.

Year 1

Year 2


Detailed course descriptions give you a sense of what you will learn.

We endeavour to maintain a schedule of alternating Saturdays. However sometimes this is not possible due to public holidays or academic availability.

Below is a simplified view of your time in the program.

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"The Rotman experience is defined by the people - ambitious classmates who share your passion to achieve."

-Flavia Carvalho, MFin '19, Commercial Account Manager - Real Estate and Construction at RBC


Preparing you for the innovations of tomorrow

As the world of finance continues to evolve, so should your skill set. Our program equips you with both the finance fundamentals and the experiential, hands-on learning opportunities you need to advance your career.

As a Rotman Master of Finance student, you will have the opportunity to participate in activities including:

Technical workshops

Case competitions

Self-Development Lab (SDL)


Events and speaker series

Creative Destruction Lab (CDL)

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Applications due:

  • July 17, 2024

Apply now to start in September 2024.

Your path to
the Rotman MFin

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Download a copy of the MFin brochure

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Submit your resume for assessment, or arrange a chat with admissions team


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Key Facts


  • 20 months

Coursework completed in 16 months.


  • September, one intake per year


  • Every Wednesday evening
  • Typically alternate Saturdays, full day

Total program fee (2024 entry)

  • Domestic = $63,020 CAD
  • International = $94,000 CAD