Launch your career in the asset management industry by spending a year at Yale learning from leading finance scholars and from practicing investors at some of the world’s most successful institutions. This innovative course of study will provide early-career students with a deep understanding of the application of data science and quantitative techniques to investment decisions, while emphasizing ethics, fiduciary responsibility, and investment performance.
Application opens: September 2020
Application deadline: January 13, 2021
Decision release: April 9, 2021
Course of study: 1 year
Demonstrated interest in finance
Strong quantitative background
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Learn from faculty at the forefront of research in finance who maintain strong industry ties.
Connect with the pathbreaking Yale Investments Office, as well as alumni industry leaders.
Engage with major asset management firms that have Yale ties and connect with leading investors.
Make investments with an awareness of how performance and responsibility are tied together.
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