Masters Programs in Investment

Compare 13 Masters Programs in Investment

Investment

Investment is a broad term that may have different meanings as defined from two major perspectives: finance and economics. From a financial view, investment involves having money in an asset form with the view of getting some capital appreciation. On the other hand, investment in an economic view is related to deferred consumption and saving. Masters degree in Investment is thus based on three basic principles of relevant, academic and rigor knowledge with an international orientation.

Master in Investment is a course that prepares students through the traditional finance while developing their extended expertise in a number of areas. The specialization fields of the course include bond portfolio and equity management, alternative investments, asset/liability management, foreign exchange management, venture capital and risk management. The Masters degree in Investment provides the basis for students to achieve quality knowledge on all concerned theories that have underpinned effective investments and market risk management. The course has a reliable exposure to both theories and practical aspects of the field in real life situations.

Master in Investment shapes students to understand and device quality techniques in investment firms: both public and private. It is a course that requires attention and dedication. The many areas of specialization render students globally marketable with skills undoubted. Students are required to complete 8 core courses and 5 elective ones or an elective course with a research project in Business.

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Master of Finance - Investment Management

Faculty of Business, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years Open Enrollment Hong Kong Kowloon

The full-time day-time Master of Finance – Investment Management (FT MoF-IMM) program aims to provide degree graduates who would like to specialize in investment management, particularly those with no or little work experience, with a combination of solid finance concepts and up-to-date industry know-how. Furthermore, the program prepares students for the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) examination. [+]

Master of Finance - Investment Management (IMM)

The full-time day-time Master of Finance – Investment Management (FT MoF-IMM) program aims to provide degree graduates who would like to specialize in investment management, particularly those with no or little work experience, with a combination of solid finance concepts and up-to-date industry know-how. Furthermore, the program prepares students for the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) examination.

Program Outcomes

On completion of the FT MoF-IMM program, graduates will be able to:

understand conceptual frameworks drawn from Accounting, Risk Management, Economics, Quantitative Method and Law to the analysis of investment and corporate finance issues. solve asset management/corporate finance problems as they present themselves in real-life situations. formulate financial strategies and policies. envision possible outcomes on financial and strategic recommendations, and to evaluate the performance in a relevant and effective way. ... [-]

Master in Finance, Banking, and Investment

Technical University of Kosice, Faculty of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Slovakia Košice

Finance includes an introduction to basic finance and furnishes the students with useful skills, analytical tools, and perspectives which provide a sound basis for financial decision-making. [+]

Finance includes an introduction to basic finance and furnishes the students with useful skills, analytical tools, and perspectives which provide a sound basis for financial decision-making. Banking equips students to become successful in a branch which demands effective banking skills. Successful bankers are gregarious and assertive. The aim is to bring students into contact with real life banking problems, through which students also acquire a number of managerial techniques. The investment covers investments and asset pricing, option and derivatives pricing, and portfolio management with applications to financial models and data. It is appropriate for highly numerate students with a strong background in economics, who wish to pursue careers in financial institutions or in the industry which call for such advanced analytical skills.... [-]


Master in Investment Strategy and Internationalization

ISG Business & Economics School
Campus Part time 2 years October 2018 Portugal Lisbon

The Master's Degree course in Investment Strategy and Internationalisation is an innovative course in the international panorama and has been designed for graduate degree holders of different areas who want advanced and in-depth knowledge of International Management. Competencies obtained are nuclear for the practice of management, which is increasingly international and global... [+]

The Master's Degree course in Investment Strategy and Internationalisation is an innovative course in the international panorama and has been designed for graduate degree holders of different areas who want advanced and in-depth knowledge of International Management. Competencies obtained are nuclear for the practice of management, which is increasingly international and global.

The globalisation of world commerce, communications, financial markets and transports has given birth to a new world order, which can be seen reflected in the way companies are managed.

Objectives

The Master's course aims for the development of technical competencies and behavioural competencies appropriate for business management and to be able to meet challenges posed by international companies. In addition, the course ensures a preparation for its students which is focused on all aspects related to a borderless world of business management.... [-]


Master of Management in the Field of Finance and Investment

University of the Witwatersrand
Campus Full time 1 year January 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

Become a master of finance and investment with tools and knowledge designed to expand your worldview and act as a catalyst for change and success in a local context. [+]

Master of Management in the Field of Finance and Investment

Become a master of finance and investment with tools and knowledge designed to expand your worldview and act as a catalyst for change and success in a local context.

Explore the intricate world of finance on a graduate level with the Master of Management in the Field of Finance and Investment, one of the hallmarks of the Wits Business School. With a special focus on the emerging market and its particular financial needs, the MMFI is designed to administer dedicated, comprehensive training to prospective financial practitioners, increasing their knowledge base exponentially for an effective real-world application. Learn the inner workings of financial markets, the inherent opportunities present, and how to channel this understanding into making a valuable contribution on a local scale for our collective benefit.... [-]


MCom in Investment Management

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 2 years February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

The aim of this qualification is for the student to develop applied competence in the mastering, interpretation, reflecting on and application of principles in the broader field of finance. Through the master’s dissertation, a qualifying student shows evidence of scientific research, application of scientific research methodologies and an ability to reflect thereon in the holistic context of finance. [+]

The aim of this qualification is for the student to develop applied competence in the mastering, interpretation, reflecting on and application of principles in the broader field of finance. Through the master’s dissertation, a qualifying student shows evidence of scientific research, application of scientific research methodologies and an ability to reflect thereon in the holistic context of finance.

Admission requirements: A potential student must be in possession of an Investment Management oriented Bachelors of Commerce Honour's qualification on New NQF level 8 / Old NQF level 7. Alternatively, a student should possess any other four-year qualification with honours status on New NQF level 8 / Old NQF level 7 and have related investment management oriented experience which is deemed applicable by the Department of Finance and Investment Management. Finalisation of registration for the programme (and/or continued registration) is subject to applicants complying with departmental-specific requirements. Such requirements usually include preparatory work leading up to a research proposal that is approved by the department. Possible examples of preparatory work are pre-reading, literature reviews, concept development, and successful completion of short courses aimed at skills and/or knowledge development. Candidates may also be required to successfully defend their research proposals at special discussion sessions. The research proposal should be presented to a panel convened by the Department of Finance and Investment Management for this purpose.... [-]


Master of Real Estate Investment

University of Technology Sydney
Campus Full time Part time 1.5 - 3 years January 2019 Australia Sydney + 1 more

The UTS Master of Real Estate Investment gives investment, property and finance professionals a competitive advantage in the global property investment boom. It deals with the finance, investment, management, valuation and analysis knowledge required to succeed in the global real estate investment sector. Students are able to integrate highly sought-after property and finance skillsets and advance their career. [+]

Through this degree students learn to understand and analyse the many sociopolitical, economic, financial and environmental factors that drive property investment decisions in a globalised world. They benefit from the faculty staff's academic research and significant industry experience. A number of the course's sessional lecturers have over 30 years' corporate experience. Students are standout professionals, with a strong record in their industry and recognised qualifications. This calibre of students enables unique networking opportunities and rewarding peer-to-peer learning. Most subjects are offered in intensive blocks that accommodate busy work lives, with the exception of two MBA subjects offered in evening sessions.... [-]


Master - Russian business and investment law

Far Eastern Federal University
Campus Part time 3 years September 2018 Russia Vladivostok

The topicality of presented program is defined by a recent rise in investing and financial activity performed by corporations of China, South Korea and other Asia-Pacific countries on the markets of Russian Federation and more specifically Russian Far East. In that case, we continue to observe growing necessity in widening of Russian legal knowledge among business environment of interested partners. We assume that our considerable role in legal education and research of legal matters may be of invaluable use for foreign partners’ better understanding of Russian private law regulations, comparative legal analysis and both legal and business practice in Russia. [+]

The topicality of presented program is defined by a recent rise in investing and financial activity performed by corporations of China, South Korea and other Asia-Pacific countries on the markets of Russian Federation and more specifically Russian Far East. In that case, we continue to observe growing necessity in widening of Russian legal knowledge among business environment of interested partners. We assume that our considerable role in legal education and research of legal matters may be of invaluable use for foreign partners’ better understanding of Russian private law regulations, comparative legal analysis and both legal and business practice in Russia.

Program goals

LLM program “Russian business and investment law” (RBIL) designed for the training of high-class lawyers employed in companies and organizations performing international business activities and transactions with Russian partners. Structure of program includes general courses on basics of Russian legal system and its specific measurements from one side, and peculiar courses enclosed on legal and business practice in Russian Far East.... [-]


Master of Banking, Investment and Finance

Neapolis University Pafos
Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2018 Cyprus Cyprus Online Paphos + 1 more

The Master of Banking, Investment, and Finance provides specialized and high-level knowledge in the sciences of Banking, Investment and Finance in people working or wishing to follow a career in financial services, banks, investment and brokerage companies, or companies in the public and private sector. [+]

The Master of Banking, Investment, and Finance provides specialized and high-level knowledge in the sciences of Banking, Investment and Finance in people working or wishing to follow a career in financial services, banks, investment and brokerage companies, or companies in the public and private sector.

The Master of Banking, Investment, and Finance combines theoretical training provision so that students are able to deepen their scientific developments in the field, with practical training approach to the analysis of real situations. Practical exercises include analyzing the financial performance of companies, formulating and implementing investment strategies, measurement, and management of market and credit risk, measuring the value of shares and businesses, training strategy and financial evaluation of alternative financial resources and investment. All students are required to prepare a dissertation.... [-]


Master in Finance, Investment and Banking

Free International University of Moldova
Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2018 Moldova Chisinau

Master degree program Business Management and Entrepreneurship lasts two years (four semesters) and has 120 ECTS, it is composed of fundamental course unities for the 1st semester in order to develop knowledge skills. The 2nd semester has course unities oriented on specific policies and strategies for the master degree program. [+]

Master in Finance, Investment and Banking

Courses:

First semester:

Managerial Economics based on problem-solving (workshops). Research Methods for Business. Business and Predictive Analytics. Financial Econometrics, Modelling and Risk Analysis. Diplomacy and Negociation in International Business (Romanian, Russian, English, French)/ Strategic Communication and New Software Skills (Romanian, Russian, English, French). Financial markets, Institutions and Services (current topics). Modern Banking Technology and Financial Innovations (current topics).

Second semester:

Project Management. Risk and Crisis Management. Fraud Risk Management and Anti-Fraud Services: Strategy for preventing, detection and response. Comparative studies: Economic, Financial and Taxation Policies, Reforms and Trends (workshops). Intellectual Property: Policy, Law and Use. Investment and Sustainable Development: Policy, Law, and Institutions Financial Management and Control. National and International Regulation of Capital Markets. Monetary and Foreign Exchange Policy Strategy. Investment and International Retail Banking. Investment Strategy and Portfolio Management.... [-]


MSc Financial Management And Investment

Moscow State University of Economics, Statistics and Informatics MESI
Campus Full time Part time 4 - 5 semesters September 2018 Russia Moscow + 1 more

Financial management and investment - one of the important directions of modern master training, has become commonplace in many countries.Its popularity is due to the ever-increasing [+]

MSc Financial Management and Investment

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Language of instruction: Russian

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Financial management and investment - one of the important directions of modern master training that has received the most widely distributeds all over the world.Its popularity is due to the ever-growing needs of the labor market in competent professionals trained in line with the demands of practice, holding a solid knowledge in the field of economy and finance, investment, capable of generating innovativennye ideas, implement them, and demonstrate the ability to solve business problems for the organization of the business, its sustainable development and introduction of advanced technologies that promote enterprise competitiveness in a globalized world. The purpose of the program: the training of professional economists and managers with in-depth knowledge of financial management and a broad range of investment disciplines, owning the latest technology financial management is efficient canbut to manage the company in the current economic conditions and to identify prospective investment targets. ... [-]


Master in Financial Options and Futures

IEB - Instituto De Estudios Bursátiles
Campus Part time 1 year February 2018 Spain Madrid

Since the year 2000, the IEB has offered the only Master solely focused on the field of Derivatives. Since the end of the 80s, options and futures have become the cornerstone of financial markets. We have [+]

Master of Financial Options and Futures

Since the year 2000, the IEB has offered the only Master solely focused on the field of Derivatives. Since the end of the 80s, options and futures have become the cornerstone of financial markets. We have seen how the convergence process towards the single currency has brought about an important drop in interest rates which ultimately resulted in traditional investment products losing their appeal.

Consequently, the different Investment Banks have sought imaginative alternative investments through the use of derivatives (Guaranteed Funds, Indexed Bonds and Deposits, Equity Swaps, Warrants, etc...). This process implies greater sophistication of financial products in coming years with the aim of achieving a better balance between risk and returns for the investor.... [-]


Master in Portfolio Management

IEB - Instituto De Estudios Bursátiles
Campus Part time 1 year January 2019 Spain Madrid

This is the first Master in Spain exclusively focused on Portfolio Management. It satisfies the existing demand in the Spanish market that arises from the growing sophistication in portfolio management. [+]

Master in Portfolio Management

This is the first Master in Spain exclusively focused on Portfolio Management. It satisfies the existing demand in the Spanish market that arises from the growing sophistication in portfolio management that results from new financial instruments available to the manager (options, futures, swaps, strips, etc...).

In addition, the Programme not only goes into the details of the characteristics of those assets most traditionally used by managers (fixed income, equity, etc...), but also describes in depth newly appeared funds which are currently available to the manager or final investor ( REITs, Venture Capital Funds, mortgage-backed, guaranteed return funds, second-generation structured products, etc...).... [-]


Master in Corporate Finance and Investment Banking

IEB - Instituto De Estudios Bursátiles
Campus Part time 1 year January 2019 Spain Madrid

Throughout recent years, Investment Banking in general and Corporate Finance, in particular, have considerably evolved. Firstly, big Corporations require greater added value new services from the banks [+]

Master in Corporate Finance and Investment Banking

Throughout recent years, Investment Banking in general and Corporate Finance, in particular, have considerably evolved. Firstly, big Corporations require greater added value new services from the banks they work with. Secondly, companies are confronted by the wide diversity and sophistication of the financial operations that require tailor-made and personalised treatment. In addition, it is ever more obvious that Investment Banks are obliged to convert themselves into Global Banks capable of meeting any request from either companies or private investors.

So, the specialised professionals in this area, as well as financial departments of companies, have seen how the financial tools required to meet their new needs have become considerably more complicated; training in this field is, therefore, more than ever before, a necessity.... [-]