Scroll to top

How to Prepare for the Video Essay

By The Berkeley MFE Program   |   Jun 22, 2022
One of the key components of the Berkeley MFE Program application is a video essay. The video essay is an opportunity for you to showcase your communication and presentation skills. Candidates record themselves...

Tips for Optimizing Your Application

By The Berkeley MFE Program   |   Jun 22, 2022
The Berkeley MFE Program receives hundreds of applications yearly, and making yours stand out can be challenging. Here are some suggestions for attracting the MFE Admissions Committee attention and increasing y...

Introducing the Entering 2022 Students

By The Berkeley MFE Program   |   May 04, 2022
With spring comes graduation and the end of another school year, but it also marks the beginning of the Berkeley Haas MFE journey for incoming students. The MFE Program recently welcomed the entering 2022 stude...

Paving the Way for Women in Quant Finance

By The Berkeley MFE Program   |   Mar 31, 2022
Earlier this month, we hosted a networking luncheon for the women in the program on International Women's Day. It was a momentous occasion to bring together the current and past women as they shared their exper...

Beyond the curriculum

By Jacob Gallice   |   Feb 08, 2022
It's never been a more exciting time to pursue a master's degree in financial engineering at Berkeley Haas. The innovation taking place in the San Francisco bay area continues to push boundaries and Berkeley's ...

From Public Markets to Private Markets: Vishal Tripathi's Journey

By Linda Kreitzman   |   May 25, 2021
As a chemical engineering graduate with a minor in finance, Vishal Tripathi knew he wanted a career in a field that would use mathematics. His knowledge of finance combined with his understanding of public mark...

Haas MBA Alum Hires MFE 2021 Graduate

By Linda Kreitzman   |   May 21, 2021
Lo Toney, Haas MBA alum and Founding Managing Partner of Plexo Capital, an institutional investment firm he incubated and spun out from Google Ventures (GV), reached out to the MFE Program in the summer of 2020...

Prarthana Shetty's Mission to Demystify Finance through Coffee Time Finance

By Linda Kreitzman   |   May 06, 2021
Prarthana Shetty MFE ‘22 talks goals, furthering her education, and finding a love in entrepreneurship. Here's what she had to say: