Reasons for choosing this master programme
You want to work as a manager on the foundation of data-driven business control;
You want to develop your business control career;
You are looking for a solid programme with an emphasis on applying what you learn;
You want to become acquainted with recent research methods in business control
Master Financial Management and Control
How do you keep a large organisation healthy? That question has everything to do with business control. A challenge extending beyond the financial side. A business controller in the 21st century has to deal with an increasing amount of varied data flowing through the organization. As CEO or CFO, how do you manage the development of your organization in this situation? Which role does your organisational culture play in this, certainly if your organization operates internationally? Which leadership styles are then the most effective? How do you organize your risk management accordingly? These are the essential questions.The Master Financial Management and Control will deepen and broaden your knowledge and skills in this field. In this hands-on master programme you learn more about financial management, accounting and business control along the three learning lines Finance & Control, Human & Control and Research & Control. When you have successfully completed the study, you get the title of Master of Science.
Why should you choose the full-time Master Financial Management and Control at The Hague Graduate School?
The Master's degree programme in Financial Management and Control at The Hague Graduate School is known for its personal approach and its short distance to practice. The group of students with whom you attend the lectures is small and diverse. You soon know everyone, including your teachers.
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Integration with work situation
This master's degree focuses on data-driven business control. The programme fits in perfectly with what you experience in the professional field. Because of the high degree of integration of work and study, everything you learn during the master you can apply directly in the work situation you aspire.
Classes in this master are interactive. You discuss with fellow students and teachers. You learn from each other and discuss practical cases together. You also visit companies. Our teachers introduce you to the most recent research methods and developments in (big) data analytics and blockchain technology. During the professional skills classes you learn to work together from various international and cultural perspectives with students from all over the world.
This master offers you the knowledge and skills to lead a modern organisation, in which you convert data-based analyses into strategic decisions. You also reinforce numerous personal skills such as research skills and communication skills.
You have already gained experience in finance and control. You have the ambition to be the decision maker that can keep your organisation healthy. That can lead the organisation in a development of growth. You look forward to broaden your scope and to deepen your knowledge of (international) data-driven business control. The dynamic Master Financial Management and Control gives you the knowledge and skills to analyse complex matters and to take strategic decisions. This master takes you a big step further in your career.
Financial & Management Accounting
Organisational Behaviour, Leadership & Professional Skills
Data Analytics, Quantitative Research
Master colloquia, International Tax Law
Treasury Management & Corporate Finance
Risk Management & International Corporate Governance
Research Methodology & Critical Thinking
Master colloquia, IFRS
Operations Management & Management Control Systems
Accounting Information, Systems and Internal Auditing
Master colloquia, Recent developments
Lectures per week: scheduled on 4 days (Monday till Thursday)
Self-study per week: 20-24 hours
Study load per week: 40 hours
Period of total study: 12 months
At The Hague Graduate School we focus on offering you quality education with personal attention in a blended setting. Our education is offered in a mix of online and on-campus lectures and gatherings. For more information about blended education at The Hague Graduate School, please check the extra information on this page.
Payment in one go: € 19.700
Payment in terms: € 20.200
Books: € 1000
Total investment: € 20.700 - € 21.200
Nice to know:
A scholarship may be applicable. Find more information about scholarships.
Dutch students are exempt from VAT (btw).
Parts of the programme costs can be deductible. For more information, please check: belastingdienst.nl.
In some cases, it is possible to have a loan from the Dutch government. Please visit the website of the Dienst Uitvoerend Onderwijs for a LiveLongLearningCredit.
These are the requirements for the Fulltime & Part-time English-taught masters:
Bachelor degree (MFMC: preference related to finance/control/economics)
English level test score (IELTS 6.0 or equivalent)
2 years relevant professional work experience
Mandatory intake interview
Resumé / Curriculum Vitae
English language requirements
As our international Master programmes are taught entirely in English, candidates must demonstrate a good command of the English language, both spoken and written. You can view the English language requirements in this document.Contact the admissions office (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information.
When you have successfully completed this master:
You receive the certificate of Master Financial Management and Control;
You may use the title Master of Science;
You can play an important guiding and visioning role within an international organisation;
You can manage your organisation in a world that is rapidly changing.
“In our era of globalization, companies need intercultural, financially trained professionals. People that not only have the most recent knowledge about finance and business control, but that also have the drive to constantly improve themselves. The Master Financial Management and Control teaches students to formulate an opinion after they have researched matters thoroughly. They become the experts that companies need."
Hans van der ZwanProgramme Manager Financial Management and Control
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