For best experience please turn on javascript and use a modern browser!
uva.nl
Finance Modules

Finance Modules

Finance Modules are a great choice for finance professionals seeking continuing education. They are courses taught in the curriculum of our Executive MSc in International Finance (MIF) programme. The modules combine business relevance and academic rigour in unique ways – integrating the input of top academics, policy makers and key figures in the financial arena.

Download factsheet

  • For whom?

    For whom?

    Advance your financial career with a Finance Module by learning more about a specific part of finance or add new skills to your CV. Each module will give you a greater understanding of themes such as corporate finance, asset management, banking, quantitative finance, financial technology or new paradigms in the industry.

    Upgrade your current knowledge and familiarise yourself with new developments in finance.

  • How to apply

    You can apply for a Finance Module if you have a recognised Bachelor's or Master's university degree in a related field and a minimum of 2 years relevant work experience. 

    The application deadline is always 2 weeks before the start of a module. Please note: the number of places per module is limited.

    More about application and admission

  • Fees and discounts

    If you register for a Finance Module for the first time, the fee is €3,000. If you are a returning module student, UvA alumnus or CFA/CAIA member, the fee is €2,700 per module. If you have completed our MIF programme or one of the MBAs, we will automatically apply the MIF/MBA alumni rate of €750 per module.

    The fee covers the Finance Module, use of UvA facilities, university registration, materials and/or case studies provided by lecturers, and examination fees. The fee does not cover textbooks (if required).

    Tuition fees are VAT exempt and deductible from your income tax if you live and work in The Netherlands. For more information on tax deductions, please check the Dutch Taxation Office’s website.

  • Practical information

    Certificate

    Each participant who passes the exam with a sufficient grade will receive a certificate. Participants who wish to complete the full MSc in International Finance degree should note that Finance Modules credits are valid for five years.

    Education points for professionals with additional finance qualifications

    CFA members: Continuing Education (CE) points

    CFA Society Netherlands has determined that completing a module qualifies you for 18 CE credit hours under the guidelines of the CFA Institute Continuing Education Program. CFA members, please log in directly on the CFA pages to record credits towards your continuing education.

    RA, RC, RE: Permanent Education (PE) hours

    For accountants and controllers, a total of 18 PE hours can be earned by taking a Finance Module. Please indicate on the registration form if you are an RA, RC or RE.

Apply now

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

Keep me informed

Finance Modules
Degree programme Certificate
Mode Part-time, short-term, module
Credits 4 ECTS, 8 weeks
Language of instruction English
Accreditation EQUIS, AACSB, AMBA
Starts in February, April, June, September, November