How good is this programme? Worth it for international students? Will supplementing the degree with a CFA help? Any other MSc Econ/Finance programmes that you would recommend for an international student planning to attend fresh out of college? PS. I realise that BB IB's are almost impossible but what about all the mid-market IB's in NY or other Firms which are not so rigid in their hiring like the BB's? Good IB experience in NY will be highly valued in my home country (India) if I ever have to return. Interested in Equity Research in Investment Banking roles mainly.
16 Nov 2021
Just want to mention I have no "academic" background in finance. Bad gpa of Below 3.0 from an institution in India(Wes evaluated ). 600 GMAT ( prepped for 3 weeks , couldn't bring up my English score v27/q44 ) Got through Baruch for MSF though. Extremely fortunate!! What pulled me through 1) Practical Knowledge and personal small time achievements in financial markets. 2) Good essays highlighting my urge to take this course. I can find pros about the course from anywhere on the Internet. But what I really want to know is 1. Does the course material taught have any relevance in the practical
15 Apr 2016