The Applied Portfolio Management class at the University of Kansas School of Business offers a unique opportunity for students to learn the intricacies of stock markets around the world. This class is competitive, fast paced, fun and most importantly... an incredible learning experience. More than 175 top executives and Wall Street professionals from all over the US and the world have participated in teaching the class.

APM's MISSION

  • Offer a unique, high impact educational experience.
  • Educate students as leaders in the investment profession.
  • Form a strong alumni network.
  • Promote and raise funds for the KU School of Business

This class is made possible through the generous donations of our supporters and the involvement of many individuals. For more information, please explore this website or log-on as a guest to view the course materials on the KU Blackboard.

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Applications for Enrollment
We open applications for the next semester of APM roughly a month after the start of the current semester. Priority deadline for consideration will be given to applications submitted to apm@ku.edu by Fall or Spring Break, and we will begin notifying applicants of decisions on a weekly basis following Fall or Spring Break. We maintain a waitlist for any applications received once full. See here for more information.


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