MSc. in Control, Audit and Corporate Finance

Yves RANNOU, Head of MSc in Control, Audit & Corporate Finance


The right approach in the world of Finance

In a risky business environment, the role of internal control and audit has been reinforced these last years. Students need to be prepared for this new environment: in this context, the first aim of the MSc in CACF is to provide them with a modern and effective approach of the tools needed in the world of finance.

After completing the CACF programme, students will be able to conduct an audit mission in a company, perform a financial analysis of a business and assess the risk of an activity in order to improve its performance and efficiency.

Programme 100% en anglais, alternance possible pour les étudiants français, accès Premium au Financial Times.

> TOP 25 Classement Eduniversal 2018
> MSc accrédité par la Conférence des Grandes Ecoles


This programme is open to graduates and professionals looking to deepening their knowledge in the areas of Finance, Auditing and Risk Control. It targets students of all backgrounds wishing to obtain the technical knowledge, expertise and skills needed to evolve in challenging business environment.


  • Taught entirely in English
  • A real audit mission in a company: Carry out an audit monitored both by professors and professionals.
  • Certifications and tools: Online resources and a dedicated manual to help prepare for a Fraud examination.
  • Provides solid grounding and know-how of financial modelling tools (ERP, Excel and VBA).
  • Professional integration: Students can carry out an executive internship to enhance their technical knowledge and managerial skills.


Admission Requirements for International Students:

  • A 4-year Bachelor degree or Validated Master 1
  • Proficiency in English (Official TOEFL score of 550 at least or equivalent  : IELTS (6,0), TOEFL IBT, Cambridge English, TOEIC (750))
  • Eligible candidates will be invited to an automated video interview aiming to evaluate their academic profile, motivation and linguistic skills.

  • Semestre 1
    Fundamentals of Finance & Accounting

    • Financial Accounting I
    • Financial Accounting II
    • Financial Statement Analysis
    • Corporate Finance
    • Corporate Law
    • ERP for the financial controller
    • Serious Game : Portfolio Management Project
    Management & Communication Skills

    • Introduction to Business
    • Mastering Data in Excel
    • French Language Classes (or Certification Voltaire)
    • Thesis Methodology I

    Career Development & Counseling

    • Job Marketing
    • Individual counseling
    • Meeting with practitioners
  • Semestre 2
    Advanced Finance, Control & Audit

    • Modeling for Finance and Market Analysis
    • Principles of Management Accounting and Control
    • International Accounting
    • International Financial Auditing
    • Fraud investigation
    • Internal Control, Internal Audit and Risk Management
    • Applied Audit and Consultancy Project
    Management & Communication Skills

    • Strategic Management
    • Information Systems for Managers
    • French Language Classes (or Certification Voltaire)
    • Thesis Methodology II

    Career Development & Counseling

    • Job Marketing
    • Individual counseling 
    • Meeting with practitioners
  • Semestre 3

    Professional Mission & Thesis

    • Master’s Thesis
    • Oral Defense
    • Company Assessment


Lectures were given by professionals who had vast experiences in the area they were teaching, allowing them to give interesting insights into the topic and offer advice to students who were interested in pursuing a career in that area.


Key Account Finance Manager - NIKE

After one year of study and 6 months of successful internship at Société Générale retail banking, I signed a two-year VIE contract to work in one of the Société Générale CIB fixed income desks based in New York.


Société Générale