Brandeis International Business School

Tomas Elosegui, MA'23

Master of Arts in International Economics and Finance (MA)

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The Brandeis Advantage

Close to Boston

Learn in a world-class hub of finance, technology and innovation.

Experiential Curriculum

Combine sophisticated analytical skills with real-world preparation.

Mentorship & Support

Build your professional network with the help of expert faculty and Career Coaches who are invested in your success.


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

Zala Ahmad, MA'12

“There’s such a mix of cultures at the school, and it broadened my perspective about people and tolerance towards various cultures. Before we can build bridges between cultures and countries, we have to consider everyone as humans first.”

Zala Ahmad, MA’12
Executive Director, Humanitarian Organization for Local Development (HOLD)

Matthew Gubenko, MA’21

“Faculty can be counted on for networking opportunities, as well as helping you gain specific extracurricular skills that are key in getting the job and career you want.”

Matthew Gubenko, MA’21
Analyst — Strategy & Analytics, Deloitte Consulting

Nimisha Shinday

“At Brandeis International Business School, not only do you have the diversity of demographics, but also a diversity of thought and background.”

Nimisha Shinday, MA’18 
Corporate Development and Strategy, TuSimple

Jiaxin Zhang ’18, MA’19

“The out-of-classroom experiences were a highlight. I went on an Industry Trek to San Francisco and participated in two different field projects.”

Jiaxin Zhang ’18, MA’19
Data Analyst, HSP Group

Peter Agaba, MA’20

“One thing I’ve learned about the world, if it’s not a good one, it’s up to you to make it better. I am so grateful to Brandeis for helping me make a positive impact.”

Peter Agaba, MA’20
Data Analyst, Better Earth

Kim Meyers, MA'13

“If you have energy and ideas and you're willing to work hard, there is nothing you can’t do at Brandeis. Through my extracurricular activities, I learned about leadership: how to motivate people, how to keep them engaged and how to bring out the best in a team.”

Kim Meyers, MA’13
Money Market Sales Executive, EMEA NEX

Zala Ahmad, MA'12
Matthew Gubenko, MA’21
Nimisha Shinday
Jiaxin Zhang ’18, MA’19
Peter Agaba, MA’20
Kim Meyers, MA'13

Facts & Figures


First among U.S. business schools for percentage of female faculty. (Financial Times, 2020)


Ranked #3 in the U.S. for Best Master’s of Financial Economics Programs. (TFE Times, 2022)


Average U.S. salary and bonus, with salaries ranging up to $120,000 based on industry and experience.


of job seekers secured employment within six months of graduation.

100% of admitted students are automatically considered for scholarships. Scholarships available up to full tuition.

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