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FAQs: Ask Questions, Get Answers

Have a question about getting into the program? Here are some of our frequently asked questions. If you don't see your answer here, feel free to contact us to ask!

Should I consider the MFin if I already have a CFA designation?

Do I need to have my CFA to be considered for the MFin program? 

Do I need to be working to apply for the MFin program?

Which quantitative skills are necessary for the MFin program? 

If I fulfill the minimum criteria of admission to the Rotman MFin Program, what are my chances of entry?

What is the most heavily-weighted part of the application?

Does my undergraduate degree have to be in business or commerce to apply to this program? 

Can I transfer to the Rotman MFin program from another Master’s program?

If I’m admitted, how long do I have to make a decision?


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Rotman's Master of Finance

Hear the alumni and faculty view on the Rotman MFin

Applications are open for fall 2024.

Applications due:

  • November 29, 2023

Apply now to start in September 2024.

Your path to
the Rotman MFin

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Download a copy of the MFin brochure

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Attend an admission event

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Submit your resume for assessment, or arrange a chat with admissions team


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Key Facts


  • 20 months

Coursework completed in 16 months.


  • September, one intake per year


  • Every Wednesday evening
  • Typically alternate Saturdays, full day

Total program fee (2023 entry)

  • Domestic = $61,200 CAD
  • International = $92,630 CAD