Addressing current issues confronting organizations and investors operating in today’s rapidly changing financial environment.

The McGill Finance discipline is internationally recognized for its high quality research and innovative teaching. It offers programs leading to Bachelor's, Master's, and PhD degrees.

The Finance discipline provides an academic environment where collegiality, service, and excellence in the profession are valued and cherished. Our members help students on many issues, ranging from course selection to supervision of independent study and doctoral research.

Finance at Desautels Faculty of Management
With more than 30% of B-School graduates accepting jobs in the finance industry, upcoming finance students benefit the most from an extensive alumni network and wide career opportunities


Our faculty members comprise a diverse group in terms of disciplinary backgrounds, theoretical and methodological approaches, and research topics. Learn more about current research projects in our area

In addition to individual pursuits, our faculty members are affiliated with the Desmarais Global Finance Research Centre. The centre supports a nexus of dynamic research initiatives organized around numerous unifying themes such as global financial markets, asset valuation, corporate finance, funds management, derivatives, and risk management.


Our faculty develop innovative teaching programs and novel pedagogical approaches that provide our undergraduate, graduate, and practitioner students with expertise in multiple domains:

We provide our students with the latest in trading technology in the Alphonse-Desjardins trading room, which features Thomson Reuters Eikon software.

We are also well-connected to industry. Members of our Faculty’s Global Expert program contribute to our classrooms through guest lectures.

Desautels Global Experts

Members of the Desautels Global Experts program contribute to our classrooms through guest lectures. As practitioners in the industry, they contribute to our students' learning experience.

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