Institute of Finance and Management - Bachelor of Business Finance
A solid programme to become efficient in the fascinating world of finance and banking.
Geneva is an essential location if you wish to study Finance. Switzerland manages 28 % of the world's private offshore assets, Geneva has 200 years of tradition in the field of private banking and is the capital of international asset management. It is a benchmark of excellence for other financial centres. Geneva is in the 'Top 10' of financial centres worlwide. The city welcomes more than 140 banking firms, 3'000 financial intermediaries and 800 independent asset managers offer their expertise.The Geneva financial Place is considered to be the most important in the world with regard to private wealth management. Institutional asset management in Geneva is also steadily growing, according to specialists in the sector, 10% of the transnational private savings would be managed in Geneva. Geneva is also recognized as one of the most important centers for the financing of commodity trading.
The Business Finance programme provide students with very good structural and environmental knowledge of companies. Students study the financial flows, accounting and finance. The subjects include the study of financial institutions, financial markets, stocks, bonds and options. Students obtain skills in business strategies and portfolio management. This programme prepares students to develop their capabilities for the challenges facing globalisation, competition and new financial markets, but also of the world financial crisis, the debts of countries and the tax havens.
The programme opens the door to fantastic careers in companies, banks and financial companies. This dynamic sector is entering a new era of transformation. Some students use their bachelor as a springboard to continue their education toward a renowned Master degree.
Duration of the programme: 3 years
Language of the programme:
1st & 2nd year : 100% in English.
3rd year : 75% English and 25% in French.
Sample courses may include:
- Money and Banking
- Financial Markets
- Portfolio Management
- Business Strategy
- European Business
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