Career Outcomes

Join more than 40,000 students who are transforming their careers at HSE University.

Graduates of the program are well equipped for careers at Russian and international banks, investment and hedge funds, rating agencies, consulting groups, audit companies, and other financial institutions.

Upon completing this degree, you will be ready to work in a range of finance roles such as: financial analyst, credit analyst, budget analyst, risk manager, auditor, investment banker, payroll manager etc.

On-campus graduates from HSE the Finance department have gone on to work at various companies, including Bloomberg L.P., BNP Paribas, Thomson Reuters, World Bank, Sberbank, Alfa-Bank, the Central Bank of Russia, Russian Railways.

When you graduate, you’ll be ready to:

  • Help to improve financial management, while taking into account compliance with the ethical rules of CFA.
  • Manage risk.
  • Offer investment options.
  • Secure resources for development.
  • Provide qualitative and quantitative assessment at the micro and macro levels.
  • Make strategic decisions regarding the financial activities of a company.
  • Leverage lifelong connections with HSE peers and faculty.

Career Services

You'll enjoy access to the HSE Banking Institute Alumni Club, where information on open positions at many well-known organizations is regularly posted and updated. The HSE Career Development Centre also provides workshops.

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We encourage you to investigate whether this degree meets your academic and/or professional needs before applying.