Congratulations to the 317 graduates of Dauphine’s Master’s in Finance program


On Friday, January 26th, the 317 graduates of Dauphine’s Master’s in Finance and its 11 specializations received their degrees in a jubilant commencement ceremony.

Greeted by our student Masters of Ceremonies Mehdi Kabbaj and Pierre Nouvel-Alaux, our graduates voiced their joy and satisfaction to launch commencement exercises.

Next, Elyès Jouini, Vice President of Université Paris-Dauphine’s Board of Directors and Director of the House of Finance addressed the graduates. He underlined that "historically, Paris-Dauphine has always been recognized by industry professionals for its excellence in the field of Finance, as proven by the ease with which our graduates find their first jobs, and the university’s numerous corporate and institutional partnerships with the business and economic communities.".

Eric Lombard, , CEO of the Caisse des Dépôts, and this year’s graduating class sponsor, gave an overview of today’s main issues in Finance and the special and critical role played his institution. And last but not least, Eric Kalfon, graduate in Finance, member of the Dauphine Alumni Board, and Vice president of Fondation Paris-Dauphine, spoke about how important Dauphine’s alumni network is and invited our new graduates to "Give back to Paris-Dauphine as much as the university has given to you by supporting our development". Following these short welcome addresses, it was time for the the students to receive their diplomas.

Click here to relive the ceremony.

For more about Paris-Dauphine Finance curriculum and research:

  • Click here to discover our Master’s programs.
  • Click here for more information about Dauphine’s House of Finance.