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Finance modules

You can choose from 2 different modules on New Paradigms in the Finance Industry.

  • Behavioural Finance

    The course consists of 3 main building blocks: non-standard preferences, non-standard beliefs and inattention. For each of these building blocks, the lectures will describe the motivating evidence from psychology, explain how it impacts financial decision-making, discuss supporting empirical evidence, and provide practical implications.

    Schedule in academic year 2023-2024:*

    Lectures: February-March: once a week on Tuesdays.
    First class: 6 February 2024
    Times: 18:30-22:00
    Assessment: Two take-home assignments and written exam
    Application deadline  January 2024

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

  • Fintech Ventures

    This course course will take you through the key principles, behaviours, tools and frameworks that enable organisations to capture the opportunity of digital initiatives such as fintech, blockchain, internet of things, etc.

    Schedule in academic year 2023-2024:*

    Lectures: April-May: once a week on Tuesdays.
    First class: 2 April 2024
    Times: 18:30-22:00
    Assessment: Team project (homework assignments and pitch out) and individual paper
    Application deadline: March 2024

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

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

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