INSTITUTION: ATHENS UNIVERSITY OF ECONOMICS AND BUSINESS
SCHOOL: SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
DEPARTMENT: ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE
Taught in English language
DURATION (semesters): 2
ECTS (total): 75
TUITION: 6200 - 6400
Scholarship is offered
NUMBER OF STUDENTS ACCEPTED: 25
STUDENTS SELECTED BY: Application Evaluation - Interview
Part time studying is available
PART TIME DURATION (semesters): 4
OBSERVATION OPTIONS: In Person
DESCRIPTION - ACCEPTED STUDENTS CATEGORIES: The MSc in Financial Management provides education on the fundamental rules and procedures of financial analysis to evaluate managerial performance and the survival and growth prospects of firms, and teaches students the functioning of financial institutions and capital markets.
The program puts particular emphasis on the subject areas of international finance, corporate financing, investments and wealth management, derivatives markets, commercial and investment banking, financial planning, and mergers and acquisitions.
Students graduate well-equipped to seek employment in the private and public sector, either in Greece or abroad. Specifically, graduates will be in high demand by organizations such as commercial and investment banks, financial institutions, brokerage firms, consulting firms, insurance companies, real estate agencies and shipping firms.
KEYWORDS: finance, management, risk management, accounting
COMMENTS: The M.Sc. program in Financial Management is a newly established postgraduate program of the Department of Accounting and Finance of AUEB’s School of Business. The program operates in accordance with the university’s regulations and Law 4485/2017. The program is totally offered in English, mainly aiming to attract international students or Greek students who are interested in attending a top quality Masters program in English. The program is also addressed to business executives who are employed in multinational enterprises based in Greece or abroad, that mainly operate in English, and wish to excel their skills in the constantly evolving scientific field of Financial Management. The program’s international profile is in line with the latest global economic and business developments, primarily aiming to better qualify its graduates and boost even more their job placement prospects in the highly competitive international market place.