Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management

Advanced Master in Financial Markets

4.4 fantastic 6 opinions
Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management
In Brussels (Belgium)
  • Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management

Rs 12,05,420
*Guide price
Original amount in EUR:
€ 15,000

Important information

Typology Postgraduate
Location Brussels (Belgium)
Duration 11 Months
Start 16/09/2019
Internship Yes
  • Postgraduate
  • Brussels (Belgium)
  • Duration:
    11 Months
  • Start:
  • Internship

If you want to become an expert in financial markets, you have to look at this course added by Emagister!

The new Advanced Master in Financial Markets designed by Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Managment will prepare you to face the complexity of the financial markets!

Build strong your skills and become a leader in managing today's financial market.

Important information
What are the course objectives?

By the end of this Advanced Master, you will be able to:

- Understand the financial markets much better than other graduating students or even many young professionals
- Make robust assessments of theoretical and policy-related issues, thanks to the sharing of experience of the senior practitioners and top-level academics teaching the courses
- Be more effective and more creative in your professional environment and therefore become a more accomplished performer in the financial sector, with the ability to progress faster to senior positions.

Is this course for me?

The Advanced Master in Financial Markets seeks:

- High calibre candidates with a strong academic background, and the intellectual curiosity and discipline that are necessary to succeed in a very demanding environment.
- Candidates with at least a graduate degree or equivalent in economics, management or finance, but also in other disciplines, such as law, mathematics, engineering or international relations, if willing and able to acquire basic proficiency in financial or economic matters taught as part of the program.
- Professionals already active in the financial industry, in the early phase of their career and seeking to broaden their skill range as a springboard to faster career evolution .

Professionals may also apply to register for modules of 4 courses instead of the whole program. Please contact the school for more information.

How do I enrol?

The school representative will contact you in order to reply to any questions you still may have regarding the programs and/or the admission process.

Early bird discount: Early-Bird discounts, amounting to €1.000, will be recognized to candidates who will send their applications by April 16th, 2018 (valid only for registrations confirmed within 2 weeks from receipt of the admission documents).

Requirements: Eligible applicants must hold one of the following: - Master or Master of Science Degree or equivalent (4 or 5 years of study overall) - Bachelor Degree with 180 ECTS credits or equivalent, complemented with relevant professional experience of at least 2 years. Admissions will be based on the candidates’ academic and/or professional background, and motivation. Proficiency in English necessary.


Facilities (1)
Where and when
Starts Location Timetable
16 Sep 2019
42, avenue F.D. Roosevelt, Bâtiment R42 - CP114/01, 1050, Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest, Belgium
Courses are delivered after business hours (late afternoon on weekdays and Saturdays).
Starts 16 Sep 2019
42, avenue F.D. Roosevelt, Bâtiment R42 - CP114/01, 1050, Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest, Belgium
Timetable Courses are delivered after business hours (late afternoon on weekdays and Saturdays).


Course rating
Centre rating

Reviews on this course

Bruno Jackers
What I would highlight: Participating in this Advanced Master has been an excellent choice for me. It connected me with top financial institutions in London and also approached me to the job where I am starting my career. What is more, it significantly expanded my knowledge and passion about financial markets. I will carry on this attributes for the rest of my career.
What could be improved: Nothing
Course taken: May 2016
Would you recommend this centre?: yes
Guillaume Magdelyns
What I would highlight: The graduates from this Advanced Master have proven to be particularly well prepared to perform successfully from the start since this is the kind of program that gives young professionals the toolkit needed to tackle the current issues faced by the financial markets.
What could be improved: Nothing
Course taken: March 2016
Would you recommend this centre?: yes
Jos Callens
What I would highlight: It offers you the opportunity to understand how financial markets work in practice and to learn from a top academics and practitioners.
What could be improved: All good
Course taken: September 2015
Would you recommend this centre?: yes
Reviews gathered by Emagister & iAgora

What you'll learn on the course

Corporate Finance
Investment Banking
Risk Management
Portfolio Management
Hedge Fund
Financial Training
Banking Regulation
Regulation Financial

Course programme

Overview of Courses

This master is a full-time course (60 ECTs) that lasts one year, split over five terms. 

Term 1 courses: principles of finance, principles of economics, overview of financial markets & regulation, corporate finance & asset valuation, corporate reporting.
Term 2 courses: investment banking, European financial integration & banking regulation, historical analysis of finance & financial markets, financial infrastructure.
Term 3 courses: hedge funds, asset & collateral optimization, risk & risk management, banking & insurance, ALM, Fair valuation & balance sheet optimization.
Term 4 courses: portfolio & investments, competition policy, private equity, ECB, stress tests and bank internal models.

Courses are delivered after by an unparalleled cast of senior practitioners and after business hours (late afternoon and/or Saturdays) to enable participants to take the course in parallel with a professional activity.

The final term (Term 5), lasting three months and ending in August, is devoted to a three-month internship in a leading financial institution. The career service helps participants find internship opportunities. Previous internships have taken place in Belgium or abroad in institutions such as the European Commission, the European Central Bank, Belfius, BNP Paribas Fortis, ING, KBC, Degroof Petercam, Lombard Odier, Credit Suisse Zurich, all four Big 4 consulting firms, Euroclear Bank and SWIFT.

Additional information

Job placement rate: about 80% even before graduation. Ranked 1st in Belgium and in top 50 in the world in the Financial Markets masters category by Eduniversal Best Masters in the World.