Women in Finance

Programmes to equip you for an outstanding career in finance

At Imperial College Business School we are committed to achieving gender parity and enabling tomorrow’s leaders to shape business and society in ways that will benefit everyone. We recognise the challenges for women in business, from the gender pay gap to the lack of women at board level and therefore we work to ensure that our suite of Finance Master’s programmes equip women with a toolkit of knowledge and practical skills to succeed and lead in the Finance sector. Read about our recentand find details about our scholarships, below.

Women in Finance | Maeva Montagnier - MSc Finance 2016-17

“I wouldn’t change a thing about my experience at Imperial. It brought me everything I needed to start my career and broadened my horizons and knowledge in more ways that I could have ever imagined.”

Maeva Montagnier
MSc Finance 2016-17
Global Capital Markets Analyst, Morgan Stanley

Women in Finance Scholarship

Our Women in Finance scholarship scheme aims to inspire talented female candidates who may not have considered a career in the finance sector. We are pleased to offer scholarships of up to £20,000 to exceptional female candidates who demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and career potential.

Celebrating women at Imperial College Business School – #BalanceforBetter

As champions of diversity and gender parity, we’re lucky to have so many incredible women at Imperial College Business School. International Women’s Day gave us the opportunity to shine a light on some of the women who are current and future changemakers in their industry.

A week in the life of an MSc Finance student

Presiyana Karastoyanova – MSc Finance 2018-19

Building a powerful and supportive network

Read more about past Women in Finance events and read about how our students have the opportunity to network alumnae and special guest speakers from the Finance industry.

Women in Finance webinar

Women in Finance Webinar

We hosted a webinar with two of our current finance students, who gave an insight into what it’s like to study a finance Master’s at the Business School, and their top pieces of advice for incoming finance students.

In conversation with women MSc Finance students

In this article, women MSc Finance students share their passion for finance, why they chose MSc Finance at Imperial, and their tips for women (and men) making the decision to study MSc Finance.

Women in Finance Dinner

What does it take to succeed in the finance industry? Guest speakers from Morgan Stanley, Barclays and Bank of America Merrill Lynch shared their top tips to help launch future students into prosperous careers.

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