The field of finance is concerned with monetary resources and everything related to it: assets, liabilities, banking, investment, credit, etc. Divided generally in three areas of expertise, public finance, corporate finance and person finance, this field of study is very complex and requires from its students solid knowledge and ability in areas such as mathematics, statistics, economics and sometimes computer programming.
Public Finance deals with the finances of the state or the state divisions such as provinces, counties or municipalities. It encompasses also central banking system that have a great influence in the global economy.
Corporate Finance is focused on maximizing the profit or the value of a private enterprise by balancing risk and profitability in the management of investments.
Personal Finance targets the individual or the family as the focus of the financial activity. Concerned with personal long term financial stability, this area provides services in terms of taxation, financial planning, inheritance, credit and others.
With great diversity in its areas of expertise, Finance offers prospective students a wide choice panel and many different levels of qualification. One of the highest and most sought out is the MBA in Finance, which secures the path towards a successful career in this field.
This Master’s degree covers the whole chain of quantitative finance, from theoretical aspects to the application in a professional setting. This Master draws on the recognized excellence of our engineering school in quantitative finance, and makes great use of the collaborations with the Universities of Paris-Dauphine and Cergy-Pontoise.
The Master of Science in Finance and Banking is a one-year, full time programme entirely taught in English, targeted at participants who wish to acquire the necessary knowledge and skills for a successful career in the fields of corporate finance, banking or financial regulation. It is an officially accredited master programme and it includes a curricular internship.
The Master in Wealth Management (MWM) aims to educate and train future wealth managers. The curriculum, developed by the Luxembourg School of Finance (LSF) in cooperation with the Private Banking Group Luxembourg (PBGL) , combines traditional finance subjects such as accounting, asset pricing, financial analysis, with person-, legal- and tax-centric subjects such as interpersonal skills, cross cultural communication.
This program is designed to give students the ability to better evaluate existing and potential market opportunities and to develop strategies that achieve organisational outcomes appropriate for the Australian and international business environment.
The Barcelona GSE Economics Program provides rigorous training in economics. It aims to endow students with a deep understanding of the field and a powerful set of analytical tools.
Corporate Finance & Strategy (CFS) is a two-year English-language Master's double-degree programme (DDP) with the University of Strasbourg aimimg at providing the students with a broad knowledge and understanding of economic theory with a focus on financial and international economics corresponding to the present state-of-the-art.
Learn how organizations minimize risk and liability with Walden’s M.B.A. Risk Management specialization. This program allows you to study the common liabilities facing companies today—professional, product, and environmental—while gaining insight into key aspects of insurance and risk management.
The Master of Professional Accounting and Business is a conversion course that will enable students to gain professional qualifications in accounting. It is of particular relevance to non-graduates who are required by the professional accounting organisations to complete 16 unit aasters Program. Such applicants may gain entry via completion of the Graduate Certificate in Accounting if they do not have a prior degree.
The UK is home to the world’s largest financial centre and financial services continue to account for a significant proportion of the UK’s national income, foreign currency earnings and employment. Our MSc will help you become a technically competent financial practitioner, able to understand and, where necessary, challenge the principles on which financial firms and markets operate.
In the dynamic and multicultural context faced by the organisations of today, financial management requires solid theoretical and practical financial skills. This programme is ideal for those who wish to pursue a successful management career in the global field of finance. The International Finance Programme is run jointly by France Business School (Poitiers) and the University of Greenwich.
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