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Finance Modules

Banking and Quantitative Finance

How banks work and interact

These courses take an in-depth look at how banks work and interact with other players in the finance world and how they manage risk. Quantitative finance uses advanced methods in econometrics to better model returns on financial assets.

You can choose from 3 different modules on Banking and Quantitative Finance.

  • Financial Econometrics

    You will develop skills for the econometric analysis of macroeconomic and financial data, with a particular emphasis on regression theory and time series analysis.

    Schedule in academic year 2019-2020:*

    Lectures: September-November, once a week on Thursday:
    5, 12, 19, 26 September; 3, 10 October
    tutorial (optional): 17 October 
    Times: 18:30-22:00
    Assessment: In-house exam, on Thursday: 
    24 October 2020, 18:30-22:00
    Application deadline: 19 August 2019

    *The schedule is subject to change. The module is offered once per academic year.

    More information on this module in the study guide

    Apply online

  • Financial Modelling

    You will concentrate on building financial models for corporate finance, investments, portfolios and corporate valuation.

    Schedule in academic year 2019-2020:*

    Lectures: February-March, on Saturday and Sunday, during three consecutive weekends:
    15-16 February, 22-23 February, 29 February - 1 March 
    Times: 10:00-14:00
    Assessment: In-house exam, on Monday, 23 March 2020, 18:30-22:00
    Application deadline: 13 January 2020

    *The schedule is subject to change. The module is offered once per academic year.

    More information on this module in the study guide

    Apply online

  • Risk Management & Cybersecurity

    You get an overview of key issues in financial risk management. You are trained in evaluating, measuring and managing a range of financial risks to which companies are exposed.

    Schedule in academic year 2019-2020:*

    Lectures: February-March, once a week on Wednesday:
    5, 12, 19, 26 February; 4, 11 March
    Times: 18:30-22:00
    Assessment: In-house exam, on Wednesday: 
    25 March 2020, 18:30-22:00
    Application deadline: 13 January 2020

    *The schedule is subject to change. The module is offered once per academic year.

    More information on this module in the study guide

    Apply online

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Contact

If you have any questions regarding the Finance Modules, please contact:

Gosia Herudzinska
Sales and Recruitment Manager, Executive Programmes
E: admissions-mif@uva.nl
T: +31 (0)20 525 4056
M/WhatsApp: +31 (0)6 1165 2044