MS Financial Management

Full Time

MS Financial Management

Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS
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    1st year fees
  • 33
  • Campus
  • Masters
  • 1.5 years


MS Financial Management is a 1.5 years Masters program taught at Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS, . The program is offered in campus-based modes with full Time options. To successfully obtain MS Financial Management from Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS you are required to complete 33 credit hours. After completion of MS Financial Management you will be able to further continue for advance studies or start career as Finance Manager.

The Master of Science in Financial Management at Suleman Dawood School of Business is a full-time graduate programme that will allow students to build a sound foundation of the core concepts in finance to ensure up to date training for entry or progression in finance careers. The programme aims to equip students with fundamental tools, knowledge, and expertise to effectively deal with contemporary finance issues.

The MS in Financial Management programme will provide an in-depth grounding in finance essential for developing analytical, quantitative, critical thinking, and applied research skills necessary for engagement in the financial sector. It will enable you to comprehend and operate within the increasing complexities and innovations which organisations face. Additionally, students seeking the globally recognised Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) qualification will also benefit from this programme.

Admission Requirements

The minimum requirements for admission in MS Financial Management at Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS for all applicants (Domestic or International) are:

  • program specific academic requirment set by Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS.
  • English Language OR any other language requirments as set by Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS as pre-requiste for admission in MS Financial Management.

Note: Please check the university website in the link below.

Applicants must meet the minimum eligibility criteria in order to be considered for admission to the Graduate Programme. 
Applicants are selected for admission to LUMS MS Financial Management Programme based on the following factors:

  • Academic Record;
  • Performance in the Admission Test*;
  • Statement of Purpose;
  • Two Letters of Recommendation;
  • Work Experience (if available)
  • Completed and submitted application form and supporting documents by the stipulated deadline;
  • Application Review; and
  • Interview Performance (if called)

Courses Units

You need to complete 33 credit hours to successfully obtain this degree. Please check detail of study units at

Semester 1 - Foundation (12 credit hours):

  • Business Economics
  • Organisations and Leadership
  • Financial Statement Analysis and Value Creation
  • Marketing Management

Semester 2 - Core (12 credit hours):

  • Corporate Finance and Valuation
  • Investment and Portfolio Management
  • Derivatives and Fixed Income
  • Entrepreneurial Finance and Venture Capital

Semester 3 - Core (3 credit hours):

  • Applied Data Analysis

Semester 4 - Experiential Learning (6 credit hours):

  • Applied Project Report/Thesis and Industry Internship

More Information

The programme is structured to cover the foundations of modern finance with an Experiential Learning semester with an applied thesis and industry internship component to enable the application of theory in practical situations, taking account of finance issues that are global and locally situated. This application of finance skills and finance knowledge training within the MS will fill a current void in many enterprises.

The MS programme in Financial Management will enable students to pursue several career options. These range from opportunities at various enterprises (including investment and commercial banks, asset management companies, regulatory bodies, public sector organisations, and accounting bodies) to roles as private equity consultants, research analysts, and portfolio managers.

Career Opportunities

You can join one of the following careers:

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