Περιγραφή Προγράμματος

The IHU MSc in Banking & Finance caters to the needs of recent graduates looking for an optimal combination of theory as well as a practical hands-on approach to the highly specified financial issues of a business or financial institution.

Also, it is designed to facilitate learning through a variety of teaching methods, technologies and environments.

From the moment you embark on your Master’s programme, you will acquire a key set of skills and the real-world knowledge crucial to achieving success in your chosen career.

The Core Modules
The core courses ensure that you acquire knowledge of practical concepts and attain skills directly relevant to your career aspirations.

  • Financial Econometrics
  • Foundations of Finance
  • Commercial and Investment Banking
  • Financial Reporting and Analysis
  • Fixed Income and Foreign Exchange
  • Corporate Finance
  • Derivatives
  • Asset Management

The Elective Modules
The electives offered in this programme represent a rich variety of five specialised subject areas: Corporate Finance, Investment Management, Risk Management, Banking and Legal. The students can choose four electives across any of these areas which interest them related to their current and future career orientation.

Corporate Finance:

  • Private Equity
  • Raising Capital
  • Shipping Finance
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Infrastructure Finance

Investment Management:

  • Hedge Funds
  • Emerging Markets
  • Technical Analysis
  • Business Ethics

Risk Management:

  • Market Risk
  • Advanced Derivatives
  • Structured Products
  • Operational Risk

Banking:

  • Basle II
  • Economic Capital
  • Credit Risk

Legal:

  • Banking Legal Environment
  • Financial Regulation
  • International Company and Trade Law

The electives list will be continuously updated to reflect contemporary business issues and students’ ongoing interests. Also, the actual number of electives running every year will depend on students’ demand.

The Dissertation
As part of the MScs programme, students submit an individual 10,000-word project on a subject relating to their study and career.

Κριτήρια Εισαγωγής

To be considered for an MSc programme, candidates are required to have:

  • a good university degree (original transcripts)*
  • proof of English competence (Proficiency, recently acquired IELTS or TOEFL)
  • Two academic references
  • a personal interview may be required

* From a recognised University.


Πρόσθετες Πληροφορίες

Τμήμα:
School of Economics & Business Administration

Τίτλος που θα λάβω με τη λήξη των σπουδών:
Master of Science

Τρόπος Φοίτησης:
Πλήρους Φοίτησης
Μερικής Φοίτησης

Διάρκεια Φοίτησης:
1 year (full-time)
2 years (part-time)

Έναρξη Μαθημάτων:
October

Χώρα:
Ελλάδα

Πόλη:
Θεσσαλονίκη