Study finance in Groningen and learn about corporate finance, asset management and what drives investment decisions of companies.
The MSc in Finance teaches you the knowledge, understanding, and skills required to analyse and evaluate real and complex financial problems of companies and institutions and to design solutions for these problems. This programme focuses on critical analysis and assessment of key issues in corporate finance and portfolio management, combining an academic perspective with a practical orientation. You will specialise in a broad range of areas such as corporate valuation, derivatives, institutional investing, banking and insurance, corporate governance, responsible financing, and development finance.
You are also trained to develop the academic skills to analyse important questions in each of these areas. By analysing (applied) research questions in the field of finance you learn to analyse and solve complex financial problems encountered by companies, investors, governments and international organisations. In addition, you will develop professional skills such as giving public presentations, working in teams and building computer models for business decisions.
The programme offers dedicated profiles to specialize in Corporate Finance, Investment & Risk Management, Sustainable & Responsible Finance, and Development Finance.