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The MSc in Financial Analysis and Business Development from Hanken School of Economics develops the necessary skills for you to pursue a successful career in investment management or corporate financial management. 

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Overview

Financial markets have become turbulent and face increasing regulatory pressures today. The diversity and complexity of financial contracts and financial reporting – be it for corporate world or investment management applications – require specialised in-depth knowledge of financial theory coupled with sound accounting principles.

The combination of accounting and finance offers you a comprehensive view of how to ensure financing and manage assets in global financial markets, as well as how international accounting practices and regulations help secure sustainable businesses and continued trust from all stakeholders.

The combination of accounting and finance together with governance and commercial law will give you a comprehensive view of:

  • managing assets in global financial markets with multiple sources of risk
  • measuring, creating, and managing corporate value
  • analyzing profitability and value creation of businesses
  • international accounting practices and regulations
  • securing sustainable business practices and continued trust from all stakeholders

Future career opportunities

Upon graduation of the Financial Analysis and Business Development program from Hanken School of Economics  you will:

  • have the skills to measure and manage business risk
  • know how to secure sustainable financing
  • be able to apply asset valuation and investment management principles
  • analyse profitability and value creation of businesses
  • understand international accounting practices and regulations
  • understand the importance of credible financial reporting

Programme Structure

Tracks: You have the opportunity to choose from three tracks, including several electives that offer flexibility within the studies::

Finance 

  • a solid understanding of fundamental theories in financial economics
  • learning how financial markets function and how they influence the allocation of resources in a global economy
  • knowledge and skills in asset valuation, pricing and management of risk, wealth management, derivative pricing, and corporate finance

Accounting 

  • how sustainable business is formed and maintained
  • how accounting regulation can support sustainability
  • how accounting regulation and practices support profitability and growth structures of businesses

Governance and Commercial Law 

  • how legal restrictions and regulations shape existing business
  • how taxation impacts different types of businesses
  • hard and soft principles by which corporations are governed

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
150 (verbal)
150 (quantitative)
3.5 (analytical)
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
550

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
92
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree from a recognised university or polytechnic
  • Language requirements
  • At least 30 ECTS in subjects relevant for the programme specialisation/track
  • GMAT or GRE admission test/GPA requirement
  • Motivational Questionnaire
  • CV

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12500 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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