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Wilfrid Laurier University Lazaridis School of Business & Economics
October 13, 2015

Canadian Excellence

MFin Admissions Requirements

This is an exclusive program limited to a select number of high quality students. In order to be admitted to the Master of Finance program, a student should have an honours degree in Economics or in Business. Students should have taken courses inFinancial Accounting and Financial management.A student should have at least a B+ GPA over the last two years of courses and a GMAT score of at least 650. Work experience is not necessary, but can help strengthen an application.

To obtain co-op work terms, students must be accepted through employer interviews held during their academic terms. As such, English proficiency is critical. Applicants whose language of instruction during their undergraduate degree was other than English must demonstrate highproficiency in English. Students must achieve an acceptable score on one of the following: TOEFL, IELTS, CAEL Assessment or Michigan Test. For more information please refer to the English Proficiency Requirements.Two phone interviews conducted by university staff memberswill also be a mandatory part of the application process for international students. Only those students ready to compete with students whose first language is English will be accepted into the program.

Please note the supporting documents you must submit as part of your application to theMaster of Financeprogram. Applications will only be reviewed once you have applied online and we have received all supplementary materials in our office.

As this is a competitive program with a limited number of spaces available, meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee admission into the program.

Application Deadline

Applications for September 2015 admissionare now open.The early application deadline for Fall 2015 is January 15, 2015. We will continue to accept qualified applications on a rolling basis until the program has been filled.