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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 personal finance, finance is very complex and requires 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, also including 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 and is the main area studies within a Bachelor or Master degree in finance.

Finance students will receive insight into business procedure and will achieve the capacity to make use of mathematical aptitude and take the organization's or client's goals, resources and options into consideration while making suggestions for financial growth.

The most common career paths for finance graduates are: commercial/investment banker, stock, insurance or real estate broker, financial planner, financial manager, economist, tax adviser, business analyst and more.

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M.Sc. Corporate Finance

Gain an in-depth understanding of corporate finance and capital markets, focusing on the latest trends and practices. This fully online MSc programme is designed to put you ahead of the curve and equip you to have an immediate impact in your organisation.

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M.Sc. International Accounting and Finance

Enhance your career prospects with a fully online MSc in International Accounting and Finance that is designed to give you an in-depth understanding of the world of international accounting and finance. The programme will help you acquire the strategic and tactical accounting and management skills needed to measure performance and assure that financial goals are met.

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M.Sc. Finance

The MSc. in Finance at Montpellier Business School offers both substantial theoretical knowledge and comprehensive practical applications. The programme embodies both courses in corporate finance, in financial markets and international banking. It also suits students who seek to acquire international professional certificates (CFA, FRM).

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Master Economics and Finance (MEF)

Master in Economics and Finance (MEF) is a two-year English-language Master's degree programme, which aims to give the student a thorough grounding in both theoretical and applied economics. It is taught at Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Social Sciences by members of the Institute of Economic Studies (IES).

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