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Why choose ESCE’s Financial Markets program?

Financial markets are an exciting branch of finance, and offer particularly interesting job prospects. By opting for the Financial Markets specialization on the Grande École Program, you’ll learn everything you need to know about how banks and investments work. You’ll be able to finance investments in real assets and understand the challenges of financial intermediation.

What’s more, you have the option of taking the AMF certification, which is compulsory for investment services professionals.

The course is offered entirely in English at ESCE’s Paris campus.

What is the Financial Markets program?

Financial Markets courses are taught by experienced professors and working professionals. You will take the following courses during your two years of study:

  • financial derivatives ;
  • sustainable financial strategies ;
  • fixed income securities.

What is the degree awarded by the Master in Management program?

Since 2009, ESCE’s Master in Management program has offered the opportunity to obtain a Master’s degree, a guarantee of a very high level of academic and professional skills. It is issued by the French Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation.

The PGE diploma is a level 7 (EU) 2nd year postgraduate qualification, registered with the RNCP (Répertoire National des Certifications Professionnelles) under number 36815.

What are the career prospects for the Financial Markets course?

Once you’ve completed the Financial Markets course and obtained your Master’s degree, you’ll be able to look forward to a wide range of careers in financial markets.

In particular, you can become :

  • broker ;
  • trader ;
  • wealth manager ;
  • portfolio manager.

What are the entry requirements for the Financial Markets Grande Ecole Program?

The Financial Markets pathway is planned for the 4th and 5th years of the Grande École program. It is open to holders of a bachelor’s degree or a licence (bac+3) or to students who have validated 180 ECTS credits for entry into 4th year.

Is it possible to study abroad during the Financial Markets Grande Ecole Program?

ESCE’s Master in Management program has a strong international focus. Throughout their studies, students have the opportunity to carry out exchanges in one of ESCE’s 190 partner universities and schools. In particular, you can study abroad during your 4th year. What’s more, internships are planned throughout your course. These internships can also be carried out in foreign companies.

ESCE’s international department can help you with your international mobility needs. In particular, it will help you find accommodation and assist you with administrative formalities before your departure or once you’re here.

Apply to ESCE’s Financial Markets Master in Management program


International application

Are you an international student interested in joining the Financial Markets course of ESCE’s Grande École Program, or would you like more information about the courses and career opportunities?


French application

French students can apply directly to ESCE’s Grande École Program via the school’s website.

Program features

program type

This program prepares you for a Master in Management program.

admission level

To apply, you need to have 3rd year undergraduate diploma.

back to school

The intake starts in autumn, in September.


This course is given in English.


This course can be taken at the Paris campus.

Tuition fees*

The annual tuition fees for this course is
11 400€.

*International Student Pack: €490 mandatory fee for exclusive support services for international students.

Updated 20 January 2024