Wilfrid Laurier University - Lazaridis School of Business and Economics

School of Business & Economics
75 University Avenue West
Waterloo, ON
Canada N2L 3C5

Finance (MFin)

Program Information
Faculty: School of Business and Economics
Degree: Master; Co-op
Field of Study: Finance, General
Description The Lazaridis Master of Finance (MFin) degree is designed to help you pursue a career in finance in positions that demand both extensive finance knowledge and excellent quantitative research skills. When you graduate with this full-time, one-year master’s degree from the Lazaridis School, you’ll be able to conduct expert analysis in equities, fixed incomes, derivative products, corporate finance and portfolio management. Our full-time MFin is offered in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada’s best technology ecosystem. You can choose to pursue our full-time, one-year degree or our co-op option, which is 20 months and includes two four-month co-op work terms. Our business degree co-op program is Canada’s largest and MFin students typically work in the financial sector, with 80% of our co-op work terms in companies within the Greater Toronto Area.
Website: Finance (MFin) at Wilfrid Laurier University - Lazaridis School of Business and Economics
Thesis Based? Yes
Length: 20 Month(s)
Cost per year:

Cost per year is for the 2017-2018 academic year.
Test Scores:
  • Graduate Management Admission Test [min. 650]
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 89] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 70] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 573] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 90]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
Applicants are required to have: a four-year undergraduate degree or equivalent, in economics, finance or business with a finance concentration; and a minimum B+ average in your last two years of full-time study.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: November 30, 2017