The Master of Science in Finance is a one year program designed for students wishing to enhance their understanding of financial analysis in a very practical environment. Apart from technical skills, students also acquire soft skills by enrolling in management disciplines aimed at preparing them for senior positions in their chosen career path
The program is fully taught in English, making of its international perspective one of its major strengths. The curriculum puts a particular emphasis on ethics, responsibility and sustainability issues, acknowledging that an ethical attitude is critical for successful investment managers and financial analysts. Through the observation of professional practices, students are given a unique opportunity to learn the ethics of the profession. Theory is put into practice in the financial markets lab, where students may also earn professional certifications.
The MSc in Finance has been accepted into the CFA Institute University Recognition Program. This status is granted to institutions whose degree program(s) incorporate at least 70% of the CFA Program Candidate Body of Knowledge (CBOK), which provide students with a solid grounding in the CBOK and positions them well to sit for the CFA exams.