Brandeis International Business School

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Master of Science in Finance (MSF)

Ranked #6, TFE Times, MSF programs in the United States

Program Value

“The Brandeis MSF is known globally for its unique blend of comprehensive financial theory, data-driven analysis and practical quantitative skills.

Debarshi Nandy Debarshi Nandy, MSF Program Director

Program Highlights

Brandeis Advantage

Ranked among the best U.S. universities by U.S. News and World Report. Located close to Boston, a multicultural hub of finance, technology and innovation.

Creating Global Financial Experts

Expertise in financial modeling and statistical analysis to influence decisions in major financial institutions and corporations. Partner program of the CFA Institute and the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP).

Multiple Career Possibilities

Practical skills for careers in risk management, transfer pricing and valuation, asset management, and corporate finance.

Real-world Expertise

Hands-on, quantitative skills in our Bloomberg Lab, company internships, consulting projects, and faculty-guided research projects.


Study in a program that lets international students extend a 12-month post-graduate practical training experience by an additional 24 months. Learn more.

16-Month Pre-experience Program

Three semesters of coursework and a summer of practical training. No prior work experience is required.

Renowned Faculty

Unusual access to faculty experts who are leaders in academic research and/or seasoned financial professionals.


100% of admitted students are considered for partial and full tuition scholarships.

A Close-knit Community

Learn more about our multi-cultural and supportive campus environment.

In 2017, 100% of MSF students who sought an internship secured one.

Launch Your Global Career

MSF graduates leave Brandeis with expertise to succeed in banking, consulting, asset management and more. MSF alumni have been hired at companies including Fidelity Investments, JPMorgan Chase & Co., State Street Corp., Santander Bank and Deloitte.
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    Melina Reyes '15


    Senior Consultant, Financial Advisory Services

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    Thomas Reedy '07

    John Hancock

    AVP & Actuary, U.S. Asset Modeling

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    Pia McCusker '00

    State Street Global

    Senior Managing Director, Global Head of Cash Management

Rankings & Alliances

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First among U.S. business schools for percentage of female faculty. (Financial Times)

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Ranked #5 in the country by the TFE Times.

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University Affiliation Program of the Chartered Financial Analysts (CFA) Institute.

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Academic Partner Program of the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP).


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MSF Class Profile:
701: Average GMAT
710: Median GMAT
3.5: Average GPA
42:58: Male to Female Ratio
23: Average Age

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