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Prometeia continues to invest in STEM training

Master in Financial Risk Management developed with Politecnico Milano is 14th in the world for 'Employability'. New master with Ca' Foscari Venice

 

According to the 2018 edition of the QS World University Ranking, the Master in Financial Risk Management, developed by Prometeia with the MIP Politecnico di Milano, is 14th in the world in the 'Employability' category. It ranks 59th in the worldwide ranking in the Finance section of 131 classified schools selected from 250 different business schools in 49 countries.  

Employability measures the Master's ability to ensure a successful entrance into the job market, thanks to the quality of the skills acquired during the classes.  

Now in its third edition, the Master in Financial Risk Management is renewed starting from the academic year 2018/2019 with the addition of courses in Big Data & Data Analytics, Fintech & Insurtech and Cyber & Digital Risk, tools and knowledge increasingly in demand in the world of work and finance in particular.  

In addition, starting from the 2018/2019 academic year, Prometeia will become the main sponsor of the International Master in Economics and Finance of Ca' Foscari University in Venice, in order to explore the most innovative theoretical instruments of economic-financial investigation and their practical application. The English language lessons are held by Stephen Schaefer (London Business School), Walter Torous (MIT) and Yacine Ait-Sahalia (Princeton University), in addition to Prometeia subject matter experts.


"Prometeia continues to invest in STEM training, expanding its collaboration with the main national academic centres, with the aim of training students on cutting-edge issues of frontiers," comments
Andrea Partesotti, Director of Prometeia and head of the Risk Management area. "It is important for us to increase students' awareness of the most innovative techniques in the financial industry, the same as those we use for our customers."