Master of Science in International Finance

Geneva Business School (GBS)

Program Description

Master of Science in International Finance

Geneva Business School (GBS)

Master of Science in International Finance









The Master of Science in Finance (MSc.F) with a Major in International Finance is designed to challenge your understanding of finance through rigorous training in the conceptual, analytic and empirical intricacies of modern international finance and investment. GBS has established trading partner in London, the London Academy of Trading, to offer short term trading sessions during the final 6 month Thesis period, increasing job opportunities afterwards.

The ethos of the London Academy of Trading is to provide an opportunity for trainee financial traders to develop successful careers within a positive and creative environment with the view to move into the finance and trading sector as skilled and equipped professionals.

Facts

  • Duration: 18 months
  • Credits: 90 ECTS
  • Language: English
  • Intakes: February and September
  • Degree Awarded: Master of Science in Finance Major in International Finance.
  • Exchange Program: Rotate between campuses. We offer the opportunity of studying in all of our campuses during the 18 months of the master program.
  • Internships: GBS work with the best and for the best. All of our students have guaranteed internships with the most important enterprises with world-wide recognition.
  • Location: Geneva Campus and Barcelona Campus

Program

The program requires the successful completion of 90 credits. The program consists of 4 groups of courses common for all Masters, from which students may select the desired subjects to study: Core Courses, Elective Courses, Master Thesis and the following Orientation Courses, which are mandatory to complete the selected major:

  • Banking Organisation and Administration
  • Banking and Financial Law
  • Portfolio Management
  • Asset Management Analysis
  • Hedge Fund Analysis and Management
  • Case Studies

Career Options

The program is of particular relevance to those working in, or planning to work in:

  • Assets Manager
  • International organisations treasurer manager
  • International financial manager
  • International financial consultant

Application and Admissions

Selection Criteria

GBS’s selection process emphasises leadership potential, academic ability, personal qualities and competencies. We are looking for candidates with managerial experience, people skills and a proven academic record.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor degree or equivalent in a related field (plus 2 years experience). For Executive Master, 5 years experience
  • Completed application form with passport photo included
  • Photocopy of all academic diplomas or certificates
  • Official English exam results: IELTS 6.0, TOEFL IBT 70, proof of studying previously in an English speaking environment for a minimum of 3 years, or successful completion of the university’s admission examination.
  • Photocopy of your passport
  • Receipt for the payment of the application fee
  • Curriculum Vitae (C.V.)
  • Recommendation letter
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated July 5, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2016
Duration
Duration
18 months
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Price
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30,840
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Place
Switzerland Geneva
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Spain Barcelona
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Duration 18 months
Price 30,840
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