M.Sc in Banking and Finance

The program for the Graduate Diploma in “Banking and Financial Management includes ten (10) mandatory courses, two (2) elective courses and a graduate thesis. The first two semesters include teaching courses, while 4 months are available for the preparation of the graduate thesis, with the possibility of teaching of a limited number of courses, at the same period of time.The duration of each course is 30 hours. These courses are:

1. Governments, money markets and the macroeconomy (1st Semester)

2. Quantitative methods (1st Semester)

3. Financial reporting (1st Semester)

4. Financial management I (1st Semester)

5. Portfolio theory (1st Semester)

6. Financial Derivatives (2nd Semester)

7. Money and Capital Markets (2nd Semester)

8. Banking (2nd Semester)

9. Financial management II (2nd Semester)

10.Financial econometrics (2nd Semester)

11.elective 1 (*) (3th Semester)

12.elective 2 (*) (3th Semester)

(*) elective courses

Elective Courses

1. Legal framework of money and capital markets

2. Institutional Investors and Alternative Investments

3. Time Series Analysis

4. Business policy and strategy

5. Financial statement analysis

6. Economics of the financial system

7. International finance

8. Mergers & acquisitions

9. Topics in finance

10. Topics in banking

11. Banking accounting

12. Topics in financial econometrics

13. Topics in quantitative methods in finance

14. Real Estate Finance

15. Applied microeconomic game theory

16. Asset Pricing

17. Energy Markets and Financial Investments