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Finance modules

New Paradigms in the Finance Industry

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 2021-2022:*

    Lectures: February-March: once a week on Tuesdays.
    First class: 8 February 2022
    Times: 18:30-22:00
    Assessment: Two take-home assignments and written exam
    Application deadline 25 January 2022

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

    Apply online

  • 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 2021-2022:*

    Lectures: April-May: once a week on Tuesdays.
    First class: 5 April 2022
    Times: 18:30-22:00
    Assessment: Team project (homework assignments and pitch out) and individual paper
    Application deadline: 22 March 2022

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

    Apply online

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