Financial English Summer School 2020

Join us and boost you career chances with our intensive

June 22nd – July 31st, 2020

On this Summer School, you will develop an understanding of how financial markets operate in the UK. It will also show you how to build your profile and personal network as well as your English Language capability. Over six weeks you will learn the nature and workings of financial markets and financial institutions set in the context of British politics and economics. You will also learn how to create and deliver professional presentations.

The School leads you through a structured intensive English language programme taught by professionals and professors from the best universities in the UK as well as Senior executives from the Finance industry. It will help you create a powerful CV and give you the confidence in your English ability needed to place you ahead of the queue in securing that dream job in London’s financial community.

Over 80% of students who attended this course in 2018 were accepted on a Paris-Dauphine Finance Masters programme!

Any questions ? please find below our FAQ :

Who should join the Programme?

This programme is ideal for all students looking to accelerate their English Language capability and building a solid foundation to get hired in the International Finance. It is also a way to quickly increase your IELTS or TOEFL-IBT to ensure entry into Master’s Programmes.

We look for…… 

  • Students with an international outlook
  • Students who want to work in Finance Internationally
  • Students needing to boost their English level, with an intermediate / advanced English language level

What can I expect from the Finance Summer School?

The programme contains a powerful combination of structured classroom learning and real-world experience of the Finance Industry in London. You will learn about the business and political life in the UK and have a chance to network with Senior executives from a range of global companies. In addition, you will benefit from a range of social events and cultural visits to ensure a complete learning experience.

During the programme you will learn about:

  • London Financial markets
  • Getting hired in Finance
  • Networking skills
  • Working in an international environment
  • UK Politics
  • Anglo-saxon culture
  • Building a powerful CV
  • Making an impact at interviews
  • Entrepreneurial finance

What last year's students say about the course!

Last year we welcomed a range of Students from Dauphine and non-Dauphine backgrounds. Many of whom have now joined the Master in Finance – Financial Markets at Paris Dauphine by increasing their knowledge of International Financial Markets and importantly increasing their English Language ability, by 10 TOEFL-ibt points in some cases, to the level required to join the programme.

Here are of the comments we received about the programme in 2018:

"The programme was Amazing, and I enjoyed my experience here in Paris-Dauphine London"
Manon Thierry, Paris-Dauphine Masters student 

"Learning how to get hired in finance is a crucial point and the programme gave us all the keys to understand the process and how to prepare for interviews"
David Delwasse, Master in Finance – Financial Markets student

"In the TOEFL test, I scored a wonderful 27/30 in English writing (+7 points!). Habib also took the test and scored 104/120"
Nicolas Le Roger, Master in Finance – Financial Markets student 

"Practicing instead of theoretical aspects! And all the visits were relevant and exciting"
Ines Saidi, Master in Finance – Financial Markets student


Who will teach me? Who will I meet?

The programme is a mix of face-to-face lectures and classes. We use structured discussions and in-class exercises to practise concepts as you learn. We have our own experienced English Language tutors from Oxford and Cambridge as well as subject leaders from top Financial companies.

During the six weeks, you will hear from Financial, Political and business skills experts from the UK as well as a range of senior Industry experts from companies such as BNP, HSBC, Societe Generale, and The Institute of Banking and Finance

We hold a range of networking and social events where you will gain access to many executives, Dauphine alumni and business leaders, willing to share experiences and advice. Our students from the 2018 programme have now expanded their personal network in London with a range of experts willing to offer guidance and advice for their future career choices.