Class Profile

A diverse group of international and local students brings varied backgrounds, perspectives and experience. Graduates pursue their careers in China, or take their insights and experience to Canada or other markets.

International Section*

37
Students

22
Average Age

1
Average years
of work experience

Demographic map

Undergraduate backgrounds

  • 97% Canadian universities
  • 3% Chinese universities

*Based on class of 2020

Executive Section*

70
Students

36
Average Age

13
Average years
of work experience

Demographic map

Undergraduate backgrounds

  • 90% Canadian universities
  • 10% Chinese universities

Where our Graduates Work

Graduates of the Master of Finance - Beijing program at Smith have gone on to roles in financial services, investment banking, treasury, capital markets, corporate finance, sales and trading, equity research, credit, risk management, private equity, wealth management advisors, and more in China, Canada and around the world.

Recent employers of graduates from the International (Early Career) section include:

Greater China Region

  • Amazon, CN
  • China Dragon Securities Co., Ltd.
  • China Merchants Bank
  • China National Offshore Oil Corp. (CNOOC)
  • Dagong Global Credit Rating Co.
  • E&Y
  • HSBC
  • KPMG
  • Deloitte
  • Microsoft
  • Morgan Stanley (Hong Kong)
  • Sun Life Everbright Life Insurance Co., Ltd.
  • Zhongtai Securities Co., Ltd.

North America

  • Canadian Western Bank
  • Invesco
  • Questrade Inc.
  • RBC