Master in Finance Program –

Prepare for a career in the financial world with a #1 ranked program.

At a glance

17 or 21 months | Full-Time



Master of Science (MSc)


Vallendar & semester abroad


Next intake
September 2023


Tuition fees
€ 28,300 or € 34,800


Why WHU?

Why choose the Master in Finance at WHU?

The Master in Finance (MiF) is a rigorous full-time international and specialized Master of Science Program in the field of finance, which provides the fundamental skills and knowledge of financial markets, a deeper understanding of theories surrounding modern finance. Our Master in Finance degree will prepare you for a successful career across all landscapes in finance. Curious? Why not join one of our upcoming events!

Class profile

Student snapshot:



international students

female students

average age

average salary
of our graduates**

* among all enrolled MSc students 
** measured three years after graduation



Learn more about our Master in Finance Program:

Courses & Curriculum

Hands-on knowledge from industry experts and thought leaders.

Application & Admissions

We welcome diverse and creative students from around the world.

Fees & Financing

Flexible financing options to help you invest in your future.

Double Degree

Why not go the extra mile?

Ambitious students from all of our MSc degree programs can apply for an optional Double Degree.


Double Degree

Why not go the extra mile?

Ambitious students from all of our MSc degree programs can apply for an optional Double Degree.


Ask a student

Curious what the WHU experience is all about? –
Ask our students and alumni directly!

Student experience

An international network of opportunities –
Made in Germany, operating worldwide.

International experience

A cross-cultural learning experience.


Student life

Learning together, growing together


Study in Germany

A guide to living and studying in Germany.


Career statistics:

A return on investment –
Job entry following graduation.

Industry Breakdown for MiF Graduates 2018-2022

As a Master in Finance student, you will gain access to the WHU network offering unparalleled opportunities, and a dedicated and top-ranked Career Center to assist you in your career goals.  While many Master in Finance graduates naturally gravitate towards the banking and finance industry, many students also enter the consulting, industry and services, and start-up sectors.

CAREER ENTRY REPORT 2018-2022 (PDF) Career Center

Interested in recruiting WHU students to join your company?

You can find information for companies here:

Recruit at WHU

Events & dates

Experience the WHU spirit –
Join us at one of our upcoming Master events!

Semester dates

Our Master of Science Programs start in September each year.

Fall Semester 2022
September 01 – December 31 (lectures end December 21)
Welcome Week:  August 23. – 31.

Spring Semester 2023
January 09 – August 31 (lectures end April 28)
Capstone Module Abroad (90 cr track): April 30. – May 06.

Master in Finance News & Stories

Courageous and committed –
Inspiring stories about our students and alumni!

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WHU once again proves its strengths in career services in this year’s Masters in Management Ranking from the Financial Times

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Master in Management alumnus Felix Baur on the idea behind unlikeany and making a difference as an entrepreneur

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Get in touch

Let’s connect –
We're here to answer your questions.

The Master of Science Team is happy to answer any questions you might have about our curriculum, admission requirements, or financing options. Simply drop us a line, and we will get back to you!

Team MSc

Hannah Page 
 +49 (0)261 6509 521

Sharon Min    
+49 (0)261 6509 523