De Montfort University Featured MBA Courses

Global Banking & Finance MBA

  • Full or part time
    Full time , Part time & Online distance learning available
  • Course fees
    € 20,850 per year
  • Course Disciplines
  • Course Start
    See Course
  • Course Duration
    1 year Full-time / 2 years part-time
  • MBA Program Type
    MBA

Course Description

This major covers a diverse range of areas in the finance industry, from the financial organization, operation and challenges of the economy at large to issues of financial management in firms and financial institutions. This program equips you with the analytical foundation and the tools necessary to deal with important practical issues in a finance-centered career. It is the perfect preparation for management positions in the fields of corporate finance, investment management and other diverse areas in banking and finance.

This MBA program is offered on our Barcelona, Montreux, Geneva and online campuses. Students have the opportunity to transfer between them. Study the way you like!

Course structure

The MBA in Global Banking & Finance program lasts one year, divided into three terms. Each term students complete five courses, including industrial visits and guest speaker sessions. In order to graduate, students must complete a management research methods module and a dissertation subject in addition to the other courses.

Term 1 (18 CH | 23 ECTS)

Management Skills (3 | 4)

Organizational Behavior (3 | 4)

Managerial Accounting (3 | 4)

Marketing (3 | 4)

Quantitative Business Methods (3 | 4)

Negotiation (seminar) (1 | 1)

Business Law (seminar) (1 | 1)

Personal & Professional Development (1 | 1)

Term 2 (21 CH | 27 ECTS)

Finance (3 | 4

Human Resources Management (3 | 4)

Global Economics (3 | 4)

Strategic Management (3 | 4)

Management Information Systems (3 | 4)

Business Strategy Simulation (3 | 4)

Job Career Planning (seminar) (1 | 1)

Communication Skills (seminar) (1 | 1)

Personal & Professional Development (1 | 1)

Term 3 (15 CH | 20 ECTS)

Financial Investments (3 | 4)

Financial Planning (3 | 4)

Short-Term Financial Management (3 | 4)

Long-Term Financial Management (3 | 4)

Advanced Finance (3 | 4)

Graduation Requirements:

EU Research & Dissertation Seminars*

EU Dissertation (14 | 20)

*EU Research & Dissertation Seminars will be taken over 2 terms

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this program enter the field with a finely-tuned financial knowledge base that is crucial to making sound and profitable decisions. Students will also:

1. Interpret data, newspapers, technical reports and articles on investments.

2. Develop a basic understanding of derivative-related financial instruments.

3. Review what is required to start and operate a small business.

4. Prepare a small, comprehensive, business plan.

Faculty

EU’s high-caliber faculty is made up of full-time academics with doctoral degrees, as well as part-time instructors who are also current members of the international business community. Our faculty members have current or previous experience as entrepreneurs, consultants and business leaders. This merge of the academic and professional worlds supports a unique and exceptional quality of learning, reinforcing EU's pragmatic approach to education.

Careers

Students completing this major pursue careers in:

Investment banking

Financial management and planning

Strategic acquisitions

Credit strategy management


Visit the Global Banking & Finance MBA page on the EU Business School (Barcelona Campus) web site for more details!

Entry Requirements

Certified copy of bachelor's degree and transcripts and Proof of English level: TOEFL score 89 (internet-based), 233 (computer-based); IELTS 6.5; CAE C1; PTE score 59; English native or equivalent. Applicants must also meet one of the following: A GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale; A satisfactory score on the GMAT or GRE; An interview with the academic dean.

Email Enquiry

Recipient: EU Business School (Barcelona Campus)

* required field

Please correct the errors indicated below to send your enquiry

The information you submit to this university will only be used by them to deal with your enquiry. For more information on how we use your data, please read our privacy statement


Your enquiry has been emailed successfully