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Asset Management Education - April 23, 2010

Deadline approaching - EDHEC-Risk Institute PhD in Finance programme


The next and final deadline to apply for the EDHEC-Risk Institute PhD in finance Executive Track (European cohort) is May 14, 2010. The number of seats in the programme is limited in order to guarantee the quality of research supervision.

The complete application file consists of the application form, two forms/letters of recommendation, transcripts from undergraduate and any graduate programmes, copies of diplomas, GMAT or GRE scores, proof of English proficiency (e.g. test scores), evidence of research capability in the form of a writing sample (master’s thesis or scholarly publication) or of a well developed proposal for a doctoral thesis (up to 2,000 words), a personal resume and a copy of passport/birth certificate.

Since 2008, EDHEC-Risk Institute has been offering a unique PhD in Finance programme to elite practitioners who aspire to higher intellectual levels and aim to redefine the investment banking and asset management industries. Drawing its faculty from the world’s best universities and enjoying the support of a leader in applied financial research, the EDHEC-Risk Institute PhD in Finance creates an extraordinary platform for professional development and industry innovation.

Following the winter information sessions held in Europe, Asia and the US, we invite you to attend one of our forthcoming presentations which will be held at the following locations:

  • Vienna, 4 May – Time & venue TBD
  • London, EDHEC-Risk Office – 8:30am
  • Paris, 19 May – Venue TBD – 8:30am
Over the rest of the 2009/2010 academic year, information sessions and interviews will be organised in Amsterdam, Sydney, Shanghai, Seoul, Stockholm, San Francisco, and Melbourne.

To reserve your place or to learn more about the EDHEC-Risk Institute PhD in Finance, please contact Ms. Maud Gauchon at maud.gauchon@edhec-risk.com or on +33 493 183 267.