Master Finance

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M.Sc. Finance at a Glance

Standard period of study: 3 semester plus 1 semester thesis
Semester start: September (fall term)
Degree: Master of Science
Campus: Dortmund, Frankfurt/Main, Munich, Berlin
Accreditation: FIBAA, German Accreditation Council
Admission requirements: 30 ECTS points in business sciences
all requirements
Semester abroad: One compulsory integrated
Practical experience: 12 weeks compulsory internship, workshops, excursions
Language: 100 % English
Additional language: None
Tuition fees:

6,180 Euro per semester (1st – 3rd semester) in Dortmund and Berlin
6,480 Euro per semester (1st – 3rd semester) in Frankfurt/Main and Munich

monthly payment possible

Enrollment fee (EU- & EWR-students): 600 Euro

Enrollment fee (Non-EU-students): 1,500 Euro

Thesis fee (4th semester): 1,200 at all campuses

Early Bird Discount: Save 1,000 Euros for fall term by June 15th when you sign a contract! You can find out everything you need to know from your study advisor.

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You don't know if you can be on campus for the start of the first semester in times of corona? No problem, please contact your study advisor.

Master Finance program content

Master Finance - A Feel for the Right Figures

The Master in Finance expands your knowledge in the areas of taxation, financial law, accounting and rating and trains you as an expert in financial management. The program will sensitize you to current topics, enabling you to develop a comprehensive understanding of the interrelationships between markets.

In numerous projects you will apply your theoretical knowledge to real business problems and present your results in teamwork.

View the contents of the Master Finance course

Master Finance - study abroad

International Peculiarities of Finance

Internationality is an important component of the Master's programme in Finance. The Master Finance

  • is offered 100% in English,
  • includes an integrated semester abroad and
  • offers you the opportunity to complete a second international degree (Double Degree) at one of around 190 partner universities.

With the Finance Master you will get to know the regional characteristics of the international financial market and at the same time acquire general and specific foreign language skills.

Learn more about semesters abroad


How Can I Apply?

In order to be able to study the Financial Management Master at ISM, the university conducts an internal entrance test. This tests your personality as well as your motivation and skills. The Master of Finance is not restricted by a “Numerus Clausus” (NC).

Find out more about the admission requirements and the application procedure

In the Middle of Practice

On the Move Internationally During the Studies

Springboard to Your Career

Gayarathry Menon
The studies at the ISM are designed to successfully close the gap between theory and practice. The professors are experts in their field and offer comprehensive access to all topics that provide students with the necessary skills for the real world of finance. Studying at ISM as an international student was a great experience that I will always remember. The relationship with fellow students and professors was unique.

Gayarathry Menon, ISM international student

Do you have any questions about studying? Please contact us!

You can also ask questions regarding your studies via WhatsApp:
+49 151.41 97 68 03
They will be answered from Monday to Friday 10:00 a.m. – 03:00 p.m. or the next working day at the latest.

Ramona Schulte
Dortmund Campus
Ramona Nowak
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Marie-Luise Wachowski
Frankfurt/Main & Cologne Campus
Marie-Luise Wachowski
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Nina Weidemann
Munich & Stuttgart Campus
Nina Weidemann
+49 89.2 00 03 50-42
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Katharina Bohm
Hamburg & Berlin Campus
Katharina Bohm
+49 30.3 15 19 35-101
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