Master of Financial Risk Management atUniversity of Toronto Rotman School of Management


10 months (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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  • The Master of Financial Risk Management (MFRM) is designed to prepare students who excel at finance and quantitative analysis for careers in this in-demand sector
  • A bridge between academic and professional life, this full-time, ten-month program allows students to fast-track into the finance industry-giving them a competitive edge over applicants with only an undergraduate degree
  • Students will gain a better understanding of the different types of risk, the regulatory environment, and how different financial institutions manage uncertainty
  • Students have the opportunity to gain real-world experience during the Risk Management Project which takes place midway through the program


  • University Rankings
    • #22

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2021

    • #26

      - QS 2022

    • #18

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2022

    • #16

      - US News & World Report 2022

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 40,49,654
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
Hostel & MealsINR 5,58,992
InsuranceINR 45,935
BooksINR 60,760
TotalINR 6,65,687

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 CAD = INR 60.76


Tuition & expenses were last updated on 19ᵗʰ January 2023

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria

No specific cutoff mentioned


CGPA - 7.5/10

  • A recognized four-year undergraduate degree or equivalent: A business, commerce, economics, mathematics, engineering, or actuarial science degree is preferred. However, other four-year undergraduate degrees will be considered if there is evidence of strong quantitative skills with a minimum B average in calculus, linear algebra, and statistics or econometrics
  • Quantitative proficiency, usually demonstrated through the completion of university-level courses with a minimum B average (or a GPA of at least 3.0), in calculus, linear algebra, and statistics and/or econometrics during the undergraduate degree
  • Prerequisite: Foundations of finance, Financial accounting, Investments, Futures and options
  • Applicants who have not completed courses in one or more of these subject areas may be offered admission conditional on successful completion of one or more qualifying examinations demonstrating equivalent knowledge
  • if applicants have completed Level I, II or III of the CFA Study and Examination program, they may be exempt from our prerequisite courses
  • Minimum GPA: 1st Class/Div or 8.0/10; 7.5/10 from Indian Institutes of Technology
  • B Plus GPA: 1st Class/Div or 8.5/10; 8/10 from Indian Institutes of Technology
  • Bachelors Equiv: Bachelor`s Degree, requiring a minimum of 4 years of study (e.g. BPharm, MBBS, BDS, BTech, BEng, BArch, etc.) Or Completion of BOTH a Bachelor`s (three-year) degree and a Master`s


Marks - 100/120

  • With minimum 22 in both writing and speaking


Marks - 7/9

  • With no band below 6.5

Other eligibility criteria
Applicants can be exempted from English language requirement if they have earned an undergraduate or graduate degree from a university at which the language of instruction and examination was English In cases where evidence of quantitative ability is not obvious, applicants may be asked to supply a GMAT/GRE score or other supplementary evidence of quantitative ability. Knowledge of VBA is strongly preferred
Conditional Offer

Not mentioned

Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

  • Two recommendation forms must be completed online by your referees
  • one reference from a professor who taught you in a quantitative course will be encouraged

Step 2: Additional documents required

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application fees for this course

Step 5: Application deadline

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Average Class profile for this course
Bachelors GPA / Percentage3.6
GMAT Score Average717
Student Age23 years
Percentage of International Students56%

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