Where is the best Master in finance for ibd job?

I am studying in the best uni and business school in HK. Though Ibd in HK seems prefer ppl from overseas (including china). That's why I plan to study a master in finance. I wanna land my ibd career in either london, HK or US. Would tthe target school vary fromm where I finally work? so would u guys recommend any master for me? At this moment, I would prefer LSE, HEC Paris, Warwick

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Feb 27, 2020 - 4:45am

For London, your top options should be LSE, LBS and Oxbridge. If you can not get in any of those, you should look at Imperial, Warwick, HEC and Bocconi.

However, I don't know how Brexit will affect HEC & Bocconi placement in London, so for safety, I would go with the british business schools.


Feb 27, 2020 - 7:12am

Worse than LSE, LBS, Oxbridge, HEC, Bocconi, SSE, IC, Warwick, UCL, etc.


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Feb 27, 2020 - 7:10am

As a concequence of how their education system is structured and planned, Germany has no top Business Schools. (From a London recruiting pov)


Feb 27, 2020 - 2:22pm

Most MFins in Germany that would help you land a job in London are offered by private universities like Frankfurt School of Finance, WHU, EBS that have tuition fees of around 20k. Goethe University in Frankfurt is a public university but the MFin at the business school would still run you 20k.

Edit: Keep in mind that masters in Germany often take 2 years instead of one. Also, what the user above me wrote.


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Feb 27, 2020 - 9:11am

I went to ESSEC and was surprised by how much focus there was on getting into finance in Paris. During the main recruitment events, all BBs on site were only looking to recruit people for their Paris office.
From what I've heard from friends at HEC, they focus far more on London, and the school even organises a finance event in London

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