MSc Corporate Financial Management

General

Program Description

MSc Corporate Financial Management

The MSc Corporate Financial Management is designed for those pursuing a career in the world of finance such as banking, corporate finance, personal finance and accountancy. With GISMA, you will also have the opportunity to build on your practical skills, alongside getting a formal qualification.

This programme is designed and awarded by The University of Law and delivered at GISMA on its campus in Berlin. Free beginner's German classes for all students.

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Who is Corporate Financial Management for?

This programme is aimed at those interested in pursuing a career in Finance or Accounting. It will allow students to build a skills portfolio that they can show to future employers. The course will cover corporate finance, corporate reporting, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance and social responsibility and research methods, professional development and dissertation.

Employment Stats and USP’s

  • The University of Law is a prestigious university in the UK with an employability rate of 97%*.
  • The University of Law connects you to the UK’s largest alumni group of over 64,000 professionals working across the legal and business sectors.

*97% of full-time LPC students that graduated in summer 2014 and 2015 were in employment within nine months.

Why GISMA?

  • A boutique business school - tailored approach to students
  • In partnership with The University of Law, a 150-year-old institution. It is one of the UK's longest-established specialist providers of legal education.
  • International student cohort with over 40 nationalities represented
  • Scholarships and flexible payment plans available
  • Perfect city centre locations in Berlin
  • Free German classes
  • Programmes taught 100% in English

Why Germany?

  1. Germany has the 2nd best unemployment rate in the EU, at 3.4%*
  2. 4th Best Graduate starting salary at £40,650 in Europe, with a growing economy**
  3. Germany is the most popular option for international students looking to study in Europe; It is recognised for its high-quality education and you can experience this with GISMA***.
  4. Berlin, Germany’s capital is the start-up technology capital of Europe
  5. Berlin is the second-largest city in the EU and has a thriving business scene, offering a range of job opportunities for young professionals and graduates.

Germany is well known for its rich history in culture and arts, offering students an enriching international experience whilst combining world-class education from our globally ranked partner institutions.

*Statista

**Business Insider

***According to statistics and data from ICEF monitor.

Specialisations

The MSc Corporate Financial Management is undertaken in one year (divided into two semesters) with the summer period for your dissertation. Within this programme, students are able to select two electives in line with their specialist areas of interest.

Career Direction

Graduates of this course can pursue career opportunities in banking, personal finance, corporate finance and accountancy. Many large firms and businesses are headquartered in Berlin, so this course is ideally located for an international career.

Our Careers Centre will prepare students for job interviews, applications, along with exposing them to company visits and helping with a career post-studies.

Flexible Payments

GISMA offers flexible payment plans that allow you to spread the costs of your programme fees across three instalments.

A deposit of €2,000 is required to start.

Modules

Core Modules

  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Reporting
  • Research Methods, Professional Development, and Dissertation/Project

Elective Modules (Specialisation I)

  • Risk Management and Banking Regulation
  • Mergers and Acquisitions

Elective Modules (Specialisation II)

  • Business Performance Management
  • Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility

Course Requirements

  • 2:2 or above from a UK Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent qualifications.
  • For non-standard entry requirements, please contact us.
  • English proficiency options: English native speaker /degree obtained in English / IELTS — 6.5 (5.5 minimum in each component) / Work experience is not an obligatory requirement.

Awarding Body / Certified by

The University of Law

Last updated Feb 2020

About the School

GISMA was proud to announce its partnership with ULaw in 2017. As a result of this cooperation, GISMA is able to offer a range of postgraduate programmes including human resources, marketing and data ... Read More

GISMA was proud to announce its partnership with ULaw in 2017. As a result of this cooperation, GISMA is able to offer a range of postgraduate programmes including human resources, marketing and data management. The GISMA ULaw campus is based in the German capital of Berlin. All of our programmes are taught in English so that students from across the globe have the opportunity to come and study with us. Read less