Best Degree for IB

What do you think is the best degree for investment banking. I know that it doesn't matter what's your major. However, what do you think is the best degree in terms of opportunity cost?

For example, Economics, a numerical degree not as demanding as STEM majors, is considered to be the most common degree in top-notch industries IB/Consulting. So do you think that Economics is the best degree to pursue given that it's generally easier than STEM majors?

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Nov 21, 2021 - 5:24pm

Major in what you like (if you are passionate about it, your grades will thank you). Some schools don't offer finance degrees, but econ is always a safe bet. Regardless of what you do, try to learn some computer science on the side. Nowadays, coding is extremely important and I believe this trend will continue to grow.

Nov 21, 2021 - 7:21pm

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