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Banking and Finance

ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
1350 EUR/year
1350 EUR/year
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About

This Banking and Finance program from ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences offers a full time option for those students who do not work part time and wish to enter the job market with a MSc degree as soon as one year after they finish the BSc.s.

Overview

This Banking and Finance program from ZHAW Zurich University of Applied Sciences provides both sound scientific knowledge and practically oriented management know-how at an international level. You will learn to analyze complex tasks, identify different options, and implement solutions effectively. 

You will deepen your knowledge of the market and its environment and of how to manage financial services providers. You will study risk management, traditional and alternative investments, controlling and business processes, as well as corporate finance.

Career:

  • Management support
  • Project management
  • Staff positions
  • Highly demanding specialist positions
  • Leadership roles
  • Consulting for managing demanding portfolios

Programme Structure

Curriculum:

  • The Program will take three semesters to complete and be worth 90 ECTS credits. This is the equivalent of approx. 2,700 hours of study. 
  • Nearly half of the program is devoted to applied research. You will complete your studies by completing a Master's thesis based on a practical research question. 
  • The first 11 months, from September to July, require attendance on site. The assessments in the last semester can be done remotely.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You need to meet a number of criteria to qualify for this MSc program. The main requirement is a Bachelor's degree in Banking and Finance or an equivalent university qualification in Business Administration. The admission of individual applicants is based on their overall profile and will be approved on merit.
  • If you have a university degree in another, related discipline, such as business law, economic journalism, economic engineering, or economics, you may be admitted subject to additional achievements to be completed.

In addition to these basic conditions, there are additional requirements to be met:

  • Foundation knowledge of banking and finance, which can be made up in self-study if necessary
  • Ability to actively follow classroom instruction in English and use course materials in English.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1350 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 675 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1350 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 675 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • CHF 720.- semester fee, including flat rate exam fee; 
  • CHF 500 additional semester fee payable by students legally domiciled outside Switzerland

Funding

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