Financial planning is the process of formulating how a business entity will afford to attain its strategic goals and objectives. It formulates a plan describing resources, activities, materials, and equipment that are necessary for achieving these objectives, and the time frames involved. Master in Financial Planning is designed to provide students with an excellent understanding of the financial planning process, together with the fundamental knowledge and skills required in professional practice. This program provides a great foundation to those looking forward to being employed in the finance sector, and also enables professionals presently employed in the finance industry to develop their skills further.
Graduates in Masters Degree in Financial Planning are ready to sit for the financial examinations that gives them competitive edge in the job market. Graduates also gain technical, quantitative, and analytical skills needed to tackle complex financial situations. They also gain knowledge of legal and regulatory setting in which financial planning takes place and familiarity with pertinent licensing, compliance, and reporting requirements. The program also helps students develop interpersonal skills that are necessary to maintain good client relationships and work successfully with colleagues.
Master in Financial Planning usually takes between one and two years, depending on if one is taking it part-time or full-time. To study the program, one needs an undergraduate degree (not necessarily in finance), but there may be some prerequisites for those without a business background.
Sciences Po's Department of Economics created the Master degree in Financial Regulation and Risk Management in 2012 with this in mind: risk managers and regulators must be well versed in both economics and corporate finance so as to be able to identify the relevance and timing of regulation and to optimise regulatory framework compliance at banking level. [+]
The Master (from its original name "Master in Administration, Finance and Control) has formed, in its previous editions (since 1997), over 1000 participants among young graduates and professionals from Consulting and Business Studies, always getting a 'High judgment of the end of the testimonies. [+]
The objectives of the programme are to enable students to master the essentials in important international wealth management areas such as law, finance and tax in an international environment. Help to understand the cross-country aspects, ethics and psychology that make up wealth management. [+]
In this part-time Executive Master in Personal Financial Planning you will learn to master juridical, fiscal, social and economical aspects relevant for an optimal structuring of capital. Financial independence can only be guaranteed when all domains are tuned to one another. [+]
This is the first graduate school set up based on customers’ viewpoint of financial planning in Taiwan. The purpose of its establishment is to provide professional knowledge about income and tax management so that our students are trained to be good at their own financial management or become professional tax managers. [+]