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Full-time MBA | Finance

Finance Final

A Lasting Return on Investment

Unparalleled access and insights into global financial markets from one of the world’s leading Finance departments.
MBA alumni Zuha Qazi
Student Voices

Zuha Qazi, MBA 2017

"Being in New York ... we get more access than you would anywhere else since we're only a subway ride away from the banks. That means that alumni and other bankers stop by campus more often, but also that we can go in and meet teams at the firms."

Experiential Learning

Developing Solutions, Driving Impact
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Michael Price Student Investment Fund

MPSIF provides Stern MBA students interested in a career in asset management with hands-on experience managing a real fund with significant assets. 

NYU Impact Investing Fund

This student-run impact investment fund invests in innovative, sustainable social businesses in the New York City area.

Rosenwald Global Value Fund

In this six-week course, students learn the craft of value investing from highly knowledgeable and experienced investment managers and develop investment proposals which are reviewed by a panel of judges.


A Curriculum Customized to Your Goals

You need a curriculum that is relevant to your career goals. We provide the options to get you there. Choose up to 3 areas of focus from more than 20. From there, you can dial in your experience by selecting from a pool of over 200 electives. 

Stern's Finance department, considered one of the finest in the world, offers unparalleled access to cutting-edge research from our faculty and other leaders in the field while giving you insight into how financial markets function. 

Related Specializations


   Accounting           Banking         Business Analytics    
 Economics      Finance      Financial Instruments and Markets       

  Financial Systems and Analytics 
 Fin Tech     Quantitative Finance    Real Estate 

Related Coursework:

  • Global Banking and Capital Markets
  • Risk Management Systems
  • Investment Banking
  • The Economy and Financial Markets
  • Private Equity Finance
  • Behavioral Finance
  • Financial Information Systems
  • Debt Instruments and Markets

Faculty Spotlight


Aswath Damodaran

Professor Damodaran's contributions to the field of Finance have been recognized many times over. He has been the recipient of Giblin, Glucksman, and Heyman Fellowships, a David Margolis Teaching Excellence Fellowship, and the Richard L. Rosenthal Award for Innovation in Investment Management and Corporate Finance.
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Student Blog

Evan Foo, MBA Class of 2018

Evan Foo, MBA '18

“Make no mistake about it, investment banking is a demanding job, the people we work with and the contacts we can call on make all the difference. I am therefore very thankful for the support provided by the Stern banking community in my group, firm, cohort and across Wall Street."

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Invest in Your Future

Capitalize on our deep industry ties, reputation for excellence, and easy access to top financial firms - right in downtown NYC.

Our comprehensive recruiting program offered by the Careers Team, combined with hands-on learning opportunities and mentorship from industry leaders, will prepare you for your dream position - whether in industry, a financial institution, or a government or nonprofit institution.

Select Employers of NYU Stern MBAs in Finance:

  • Atoll Financial Group, Inc
  • Bank of America
  • Barclays Capital Group
  • BlackRock
  • BNY Mellon
  • Capital One
  • Citi
  • Credit Suisse
  • Deutsche Bank
  • Evercore
  • Goldman Sachs & Co.
  • Guggenheim Partners
  • Houlihan Lokey
  • J.P. Morgan
  • Lazard
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Prudential
  • RBC Capital Markets
  • Rothschild & Co.
  • The Vanguard Group
  • UBS



Community and Clubs

Connection Begins Here

Graduate Finance Association

GFA educates and prepares students for their careers in finance. Expand your network through guest lectures, panel discussions, networking mixers, site visits, mock interviews and case competitions.

FinTech Association

FTA provides students interested in FinTech with the resources to achieve their goals through career development workshops, experiential programs, speaking events, company treks and alumni networking opportunities.
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Stern Private Equity & Venture Capital Club

Stern Private Equity & Venture Capital Club educates and prepares students for careers in private equity and venture capital finance.