MSc Financial Data Management

MSc Financial Data Management

Gain the essential knowledge to succeed in data analysis applied to the Finance Industry
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International
Open to international candidates
Last updated on 19/11/2020

Accredited by the French Conference des Grandes Ecoles.

Master of Science

Presentation

Through a teaching approach based on case simulations solved using software, the MSc Financial Data Management lets you acquire an expertise in Finance and use database and predictive tools, as well as manage multidisciplinary teams.

In a context where agile decision-making is paramount and the panorama is increasingly unpredictable, knowing how to manage volatility and uncertainty is a key asset. With tools becoming more predictive than ever, from KPIs to predictive analysis software using AI techniques and machine learning, the future is now moving towards prescriptive software. Thus, being able to select the right information and carry out the most accurate analysis using the best data available for optimum decision-making within efficient timelines will prove key to succeed in the Finance Industry. By enrolling in the MSc Financial Data Management, you will acquire the essential knowledge to succeed in a field involving both strategic links to senior management and supporting operations staff.

Odile BERNARD
Academic Director
Associate Professor in Finance

Msc Financial Data Management

Objectives

  • Obtain knowledge related to the essentials of Management
  • Mastering digital terminology and its tools (Big Data, AI...)
  • Acquire the soft skills essential for collaboration

Assets

  • A programme designed to flourish at the heart of the digital transformation of the world of Finance
  • Courses 100% taught in English
  • An expertise allowing you to become an expert thanks to professional experiences: bootcamps, company challenges, internships...

 

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The programme of the MSc Financial Data Management covers all areas of finance from a data analysis perspective.

MSc Banking, Finance and FinTech
Programme
Introduction
  • Data Governance and Architecture
  • Data Management Tools
  • Company Resource Planning
  • Organising Internal and External Data
    Processing
  • Storage - Blockchain - Data Security/Transfer
  • Company Performance Management
Financial Data
  • Financial Analysis
  • Company Value
  • Taxation
  • Choosing Investments and Funding
  • Cash Flow Management
  • Financial Engineering
Financial Strategy
  • Strategic Environment Awareness
  • Strategic Deployment
  • Risk Management: Finance, Digital, Human Connections
  • CSR and Finance
Financial Communications and Management
  • Managing Multi-disciplinary Teams
  • Media and Economy
  • Financial Communications Techniques
  • Data Ethics and Law
Academic and Professional Knowledge
  • Dissertation Methodology
  • Career Path
Decision-making and Predictive Tools
  • Analytical Statistics Techniques
  • Applied to Finance
  • Leading an IT Project
  • Business Plan
  • Budget Modelling (EPM)
Financial Mechanisms and Strategy
  • IFRS Consolidated Accounts and Standards
  • Financial Issues in Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Introduction to Market Finance
  • Strategic Diagnosis/Simulation
Performance Modelling
  • Key Management Control Methods
  • Making Data Reliable
  • Deciding on and Updating KPIs
Professional Skills
  • Career Path
  • Mission: Prepare for a company’s digital transformation
  • Mission: Use data management tools
  • Academic Research Partnership with a company
  • Finance Bootcamp (tutored projects)
  • Professional thesis
  • Internship

Evaluation criteria for the course

All components of the student's education are evaluated: academic learnings, internships, missions, challenges, dissertations, study stays in partner universities. For academic learnings, continuous assessment generally accounts for 40% and the final exam accounts for the remaining 60%. Evaluations may also take the form of case studies, role-playing, group work, etc. Professionalisation (work-study, internships, missions, challenges) and, where appropriate, the corresponding report, will be evaluated jointly by the teaching team and the company.

International candidates: contact us!

Pauline Giaime
International Admission Manager
China and North Asia
pgiaime@em-normandie.fr
WeChat : PaulineGiaime

Juliette Montuelle
International Admission Manager
Europe
+33 (0)7 62 70 96 66
jmontuelle@em-normandie.fr
Twitter

Boss Puthyampurath
International Admission Manager
India
bputhyampurath@em-normandie.fr

Natalia Jaime
International Admission Manager
Americas, Maghreb and Middle East
+33 (0)6 68 80 70 68
njaime@em-normandie.fr

Clarisse Issa
International Admission Manager
Sub-Saharan Africa
(+221)7 85 34 31 75
cissa@em-normandie.fr
Linkedin

Adèle Pruvost
International Admission Manager
Eastern Europe, Central Asia and South Asia
+33 (0)6 65 76 91 43
apruvost@em-normandie.fr

Selection based on application file and individual motivation interview.

Please apply via the on-line application procedure.

Eligibility for application

The programme is open to: 

  • Students who hold a four-year bachelor degree or equivalent

No English language test score is required for students holding a degree from an English-speaking university. For other applicants, language requirements are: TOEIC 790, IELTS 6, TOEFL 83.

Due to the covid-19 situation and the closure of some Exams Centres, we do offer the possibility for the candidate to take a Language Test online if needed for their application to one of our programme ; don’t hesitate to contact us for more information: applyto@em-normandie.fr.

Admission procedure

  1. Application files submitted are reviewed with special attention paid to the seriousness of the file and the quality of the academic and/or professional profile.
  2. Shortlisted candidates are invited for an interview via Skype. This interview helps clarify the applicants profile, their projects, their objectives. The final admission decision (offered or denied admission) is communicated a few days after this interview.
  3. Admitted candidates are notified formally and invited to make a down payment, later on deducted from the tuition fees. This initial payment confirms the candidate's seat in the programme and an unconditional letter of admission is then issued.

In order for our students to benefit from optimal learning conditions, places in our programmes are limited. The number of remaining places is reviewed after each admission session. Whenever a cohort is full, admissions for the programme are closed.
The application deadline for the next 2021-2022 admission session is every 15th of the month.

For candidates wishing to join our training as of January 2021, the closing date for applications is December 1st.

In addition to the EM Normandy application form, international candidates must approach their local Campus France office to facilitate the process of obtaining their visa. Once the down payment has been received, the School will help International students with their visa procedures and search for accommodation.

handicapFor several years now, EM Normandie has been committed to the inclusion of students with disabilities and has been striving to make it as easy as possible for them to learn, to continue their studies, to live socially within the school and to find employment. Specific training for its teachers and support services, school facilities, digital accessibility, etc. EM Normandie promotes values of equal opportunities and respect for differences, through the sharing of an inclusive culture and the continuous development of its practices. Are you disabled or have a chronic disabling illness? We can provide you with comprehensive support, whether it be in the context of your classes/exams, your search for internships, work-study programmes or jobs, or even in preparing for your expatriation.
Contact: inclusion@em‑normandie.fr

International candidates: contact us!

Pauline Giaime
International Admission Manager
China and North Asia
pgiaime@em-normandie.fr
WeChat : PaulineGiaime

Juliette Montuelle
International Admission Manager
Europe
+33 (0)7 62 70 96 66
jmontuelle@em-normandie.fr
Twitter

Boss Puthyampurath
International Admission Manager
India
bputhyampurath@em-normandie.fr

Natalia Jaime
International Admission Manager
Americas, Maghreb and Middle East
+33 (0)6 68 80 70 68
njaime@em-normandie.fr

Clarisse Issa
International Admission Manager
Sub-Saharan Africa
(+221)7 85 34 31 75
cissa@em-normandie.fr
Linkedin

Adèle Pruvost
International Admission Manager
Eastern Europe, Central Asia and South Asia
+33 (0)6 65 76 91 43
apruvost@em-normandie.fr

General information about the employment market

All companies, from start-ups to multinationals, are considering, have already initiated or are currently finalising a digital shift for their Financial Service. All industries are impacted, with no exceptions, providing many job opportunities to graduates.

Career opportunities

  • Junior Finance Executive
  • Cash Manager
  • Credit Manager
  • Performance Manager
  • Head of Financial Communication
  • Risk Manager

Graduate employment data based on 2019 employability survey

  • 98% net employment rate
  • 82% in executive employment
  • 89% on permanent contracts
  • 60% of graduates found a job before graduation
  • Average gross annual salary including bonuses for the last 4 years groups in similar roles: €45,500

Some examples of companies where our graduates work:

MSc financial data management

International candidates: contact us!

Pauline Giaime
International Admission Manager
China and North Asia
pgiaime@em-normandie.fr
WeChat : PaulineGiaime

Juliette Montuelle
International Admission Manager
Europe
+33 (0)7 62 70 96 66
jmontuelle@em-normandie.fr
Twitter

Boss Puthyampurath
International Admission Manager
India
bputhyampurath@em-normandie.fr

Natalia Jaime
International Admission Manager
Americas, Maghreb and Middle East
+33 (0)6 68 80 70 68
njaime@em-normandie.fr

Clarisse Issa
International Admission Manager
Sub-Saharan Africa
(+221)7 85 34 31 75
cissa@em-normandie.fr
Linkedin

Adèle Pruvost
International Admission Manager
Eastern Europe, Central Asia and South Asia
+33 (0)6 65 76 91 43
apruvost@em-normandie.fr

Tuition Fees for 2020-2021

  • MSc Supply Chain Management: €12,500
  • €50 charged to candidates in order to study their profile
  • As from September 2020, you will pay a €92 contribution to CVEC  (Contribution Vie Etudiante et de Campus) by connecting to https://cvec.etudiant.gouv.fr/
  • €575 membership fee for Association Alumni EM Normandie, which will give you access to all their services and a life membership (not compulsory).

Fundings

Various options are offered to students to fund their studies: 

  • Grants: Campus France
  • Paid student jobs offered by the School’s Junior Enterprise and Jobs Services

More information

International candidates: contact us!

Pauline Giaime
International Admission Manager
China and North Asia
pgiaime@em-normandie.fr
WeChat : PaulineGiaime

Juliette Montuelle
International Admission Manager
Europe
+33 (0)7 62 70 96 66
jmontuelle@em-normandie.fr
Twitter

Boss Puthyampurath
International Admission Manager
India
bputhyampurath@em-normandie.fr

Natalia Jaime
International Admission Manager
Americas, Maghreb and Middle East
+33 (0)6 68 80 70 68
njaime@em-normandie.fr

Clarisse Issa
International Admission Manager
Sub-Saharan Africa
(+221)7 85 34 31 75
cissa@em-normandie.fr
Linkedin

Adèle Pruvost
International Admission Manager
Eastern Europe, Central Asia and South Asia
+33 (0)6 65 76 91 43
apruvost@em-normandie.fr

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