Students of finance learn about all aspects of money management. The field includes business investments and banking, personal money management, and accounting. Students may keep their education general, or may choose to specialize early on in areas like personal financial planning or business accounting.
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The graduates can apply methods and ideas in customer and product management, treasury, cost accounting, controlling, liquidity and risk management at master’s level; ana
The graduates can:
apply methods and ideas in customer and product management, treasury, cost accounting, controlling, liquidity and risk management at master’s level
analyse the connections and effects of central banking processes, plan measures to steer these processes, and implement them in an international environment
identify and analyse key topics of bank management in order to infer context-specific recommendations and measures
realise ideas and methods of modern management theories (Corporate Social Responsibility, Systemic Organisation Development, Collaboration, Change and Innovation Management) and apply them appropriately
collaborate in implementation and research projec...
This internationally-focussed master's degree programme is run in English. Graduates qualify with a Double Degree from the University of Applied Sciences BFI Vienna and o
This internationally-focussed master's degree programme is run in English. Graduates qualify with a Double Degree from the University of Applied Sciences BFI Vienna and one of its partner universities: University of Bologna (Italy), University of Economics (Katowice, Poland) and Alexandru Ioan Cuza University (Iași, Romania).
Graduates are able
Graduates typically provide expertise to organisations requiring the following professional functions:
describe and analyse the connections between asset and risk management in finance
quantify and assess risk types in risk management, and infer measures for integrated steering of banks and insurance companies
analyse various asset classes and their products
carry out portfolio selections, and calculate key performance and risk measures
apply financial mathematics and statistics to developing financial models
Professional roles and functions
Private banking and family office
Compliance and regulatory reporting
The programme in brief
Academic degree: Master of Arts in Business, MA
Admission procedure: a written application, MC test, structured interview. For preparation, we recommend our scripts. There are no external courses required.
Admission requirements: completion of a social studies/business/natural science/ law/ technical degree (in Austria or equivalent degree abroad) with, documented qualifications in economic sciences (9 ECTS), mathematics and statistics (6 ECTS)
Course information (ECTS): 120 ECTS
Deadline for applications: 15 May, Online Application
Deadline for applicants outside European Union: 15 March (due to Visa restrictions)
Duration of studies: 4 semesters
Stay abroad: obligatory in the second academic year, in blocked form (e.g. two weeks) at one of the partner universities