St Mary's University - For those Who aim to clear CFA exam

    7.8 /10

    I wanted to gain knowledge in the field of finance from abroad. I had an additional advantage of three years of work permit after course completion, back then, it gave me a push to apply in the country. Out of all the business schools that I applied for, my luck got me a spot at St Mary's University. Plus, I had a 4-year Bachelor of Engineering degree on my platter with a score of 80% that gave me enough confidence to get through the admission process.

    Course Curriculum :

    Course Curriculum was excellent with the inclusion of Financial Analysis and Reporting, Applied Statistics. Investment, Risk Management, and Investment Banking to name a few. I was given detailed training in accounting and finance through economic scenarios of various countries. imparting practical knowledge was a core part of the curriculum.

    Exams :

    After completing my Bachelor's degree, I had an offer letter from one of the top MNCs. My keen interest in finance forced me to apply for this program. I started my preparations on English language proficiency and management exam tests. With a GMAT score of 570 and a TOEFL iBT score of 85, I could easily get into the university.

    Fees :

    I paid about $44000 as a total annual tuition fee apart from other expenses that included accommodation, meal plans, and transportation. Scholarships were by default provided only to Canadian residents.

    Faculty :

    Our faculty department comprised of a bundle of experts who were known for their publication of journal articles and conference papers with various awards recognizing their contribution and teaching. With a small class size, teacher-student interaction was excellent and my professors never hesitated to clarify even those smallest of doubts that I asked.

    7.8 out of 10
    7.0/10Social Life