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UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO - [UOFT], TORONTO, ONTARIO - PROGRAMS

Toronto, OntarioLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1827Established Year
  88766Enrollment

Master (Financial Risk Management)

 10 months
 full time
  English
 on campus
 Course Based

Field of Study

Offered by     Rotman School of Management

$ 48,765 

1st Year
Fees

International Student Tution

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Program Description

  • The Master in Financial Risk Management at the University of Toronto is a full-time program offered for a duration of 10 months.
  • The Rotman masters are currently ranked by the Financial Times as one of the top 22 programs in North America, and in the top 40 worldwide.
  • The University of Toronto also ranked 2nd in Maclean’s Top 10 in 2020 for business programs.
  • This program, develops the strengths a fast-moving economy demands and leading organizations are looking for in this intensive, ten-month full-time program.
  • At the intersection of risk management and finance, Rotman provides an ideal balance of technical expertise and communication skills that will help launch students’ careers.
  • The applied Risk Management project is a chance for students to tackle a real issue that is relevant and of interest to financial institutions.
  • The curriculum will allow students to master the complex issues involved in risk management and trading. 
  • The faculty and student ratio for this program is 1:19.
  • Careers in risk management and trading are found throughout the finance and capital markets industries.
  • The management faculty at Rotman is the largest in Canada and is ranked among the top twenty globally for business research.
  • Students can apply for scholarship programs initiated by the Government of Canada up to 40,664 USD per year.
  • Upon completion of the program, the average salary goes up to 47,199 USD per year.

Program Highlights

Degree Type Offered Master
Duration10 months
Fees$ 49,956 for 10 months
Delivery TypeFull Time
Admission Intake Round 1 (Deadline - Mar 05)
Language Proficiency TOEFL,IELTS
ExamsGMAT
Offered byRotman School of Management
Program Urlhttp://www.rotman.utoronto.ca/Degrees/MastersPrograms/MFRM

Eligibility & Entry Requirement

Academic Eligibility:

  • A bachelor’s degree with a GPA of 3.60 on the equivalent of the last 60 semester hours (approximately two years of work) from a regionally accredited institution or a comparable degree from an international institution is required.
  • Applicants with strong quantitative skills, a solid academic track record, and a high potential for professional achievement in risk management will be preferred for this program.
  • Students must be qualified in IELTS or TOEFL and GMAT to get admission in this program.

Indian Student Eligibility:

Indian students are eligible to apply if they meet one of the following eligibility criteria:

  • Completed a 4-year UG degree with first class in a relevant field (Accounting, Finance, Marketing, etc) from a recognized institution.
  • Completed a master’s degree with first-class in a relevant field from a recognized institution.

Academic background:

  • 57% Business/Commerce
  • 13% Economics
  •   6% Engineering
  •   6% Math
  •   3% Accounting
  •   3% Statistics
  •   2% Computer Science


Required Document List

The Documents required are:

  • College Transcripts: The marks statement provided by the education board after completion of the previous academic qualifications.
  • Financial Documentation: The Proof that shows the financial background of the student.
  • Letter of Recommendation: This shows who recommended the student to pursue the degree.
  • Statement of Purpose: This is an essay or any written statement written by the student while applying.
  • Tests Score statement: IELTS/TOEFL/PTE or other English proficiency testing results.


Application Deadline

Round 1
Mar 05


Scores Required

100 / 120

Avg. Score in

TOEFL

7 / 9

Avg. Score in

IELTS

703 / 800

Avg. Score in

GMAT


Fees & Funding

Tution & Application Fees

YearYear 1
Tuition fees$48765
Others$1191
Total fees$49956

Living Costs

HeadAvg Cost Per Year
Housing$ 3,710
Food$ 2,775
Transportation$ 980

Ranking

Academy Ranking of World Universities 2020

Ranked #18/ 200

Finance [ International ]


Scholarship Grants & Financial Aids

NameAmountInternational Students EligibleApplication Deadline
Ontario Graduate Scholarship $10,847 Yes N/A
Forktip Women’s- Innovation Scholarship Variable Yes 30 Aug, 2020
(ISC)² Women’s Cybersecurity Scholarships Variable Yes 19 Feb, 2021
FINCAD Women in Finance Scholarship $20,000 Yes N/A
Ellis R. Ott Scholarship for Applied Statistics and Quality Management Variable Yes 01 Apr, 2020
Ontario Graduate Fellowship $8,459 Yes N/A
Collegedunia $150 Scholarship Program $150 Yes N/A
BrokerFish International student scholarship $1,000 Yes 21 Dec, 2020
Debesh Kamal Scholarship $1,385 Yes 30 Apr, 2020
Aga khan Foundation Scholarships Variable Yes 31 Mar, 2020
Go Clean Scholarship $3,500 Yes 31 Dec, 2020
VueVille Future Technology Scholarship $1,000 Yes 30 Sep, 2020
JN Tata Endowment Scholarship Variable Yes 09 Mar, 2020
Bharat Petroleum Scholarship 2020 Variable Yes N/A
Paul Foundation scholarships $20,174 Yes N/A
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VISA & Work Study

VISA

  • International Students will need to apply for a valid Student VISA before entering Canada.
  • An immigration document that allows students to live and study in Canada.
  • They must have a student visa to enroll in any degree, program or course that takes more than 6 months to complete.
  • Whether students also need an Entry Visa depends on their country of citizenship.
  • The Temporary Resident Visa (Entry Visa) is a stamp placed on their passport that allows them to enter Canada.
  • A visa is usually valid for the length of the student’s study program, plus an extra 90 days. 
  • The students need these documents to apply for a student VISA:
    • Proof of acceptance i.e The offer letter that the student received from the university.
    • Proof of identity 
    • Proof of financial support i.e Documents showing the financial status.

Work Study

  • Both full-time and part-time students can avail of work while studying in Canada options.
  • A student can be hired for only one Work-Study position. Students can find and apply for jobs on Career Exploration and Education website.
  • Student eligibility for the Work-Study Program is based upon students meeting this criterion:
    • Have proof of a government student aid package of at least $2,000
    • Be registered at the University of Toronto as a full-time undergraduate or graduate student in both terms.
    • Have achieved a satisfactory academic standing with a minimum 2.0 institutional grade point average in their previous academic session
  • The Work-Study Program gives the student a chance to work On-campus if the student is a full-time student:
    • Work Part-time during the academic year to earn around 2,250 USD
    • Work Full time during the summer months to earn close to 4,500 UDS
  • The students can work up to 20 hours per week off-campus or on-campus during regular breaks.


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