MASTER OF SCIENCECorporate Financial Management

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Programme courses


PARIS courses


SPECIALISATION TRACKS:

> Fund Raising & Innovative Investments

> Financial Advisory


  SEMESTER ONE

Accounting prerequisites*
Corporate finance prerequisites*

FUNDAMENTALS
    • Capital Budgeting, 3 credits
    • Capital Structure and Dividend Policy, 3 credits
    • Corporate Valuation Methods, 3 credits
    • Money, Banking and International Finance, 3 credits
    • Excel Corporate Valuation Methods, 3 credits
    • Corporate Treasury Management, 3 credits
    • Financial Reporting and Analysis, 3 credits
    • Operational Risks Management, 2 credits
      credits
    • Governance and Sustainable Finance, 2 credits

TOOLS (choose two among)
  • VBA Financial Modelling, 2 credits
  • Programming with Python I, 2 credits

CRITICAL THINKING (choose one) 
  • Applied Research in Finance** 3
  • Leadership and Negotiation Skills 3


TRANSVERSAL SKILLS
    • Employability & Career, 1 credit

TOTAL CREDITS SEMESTER 1: 30 credits


  SEMESTER TWO

ADVANCED TOPICS
    • M&A and Corporate Restructuring Strategy, 4 credits
    • Reporting for Control & Performance Management, 3 credits
    • Financial Risk Management, 3 credits

ADVANCED TOOLS
    • Data Analysis (R programming), 2 credits
    • VBA Financial Modelling II, 2 credits 
    • Programming with Python II, 2 credits


TRACK: FUND RAISING AND INNOVATIVE INVESTMENTS 
    • Private Equity, 3 credits
    • Fintech Seminar, 3 credits
    • Investment and Corporate Banking, 3 credits
    • Alternative Business Funding, 3 credits 

TRACK: FINANCIAL ADVISORY
    • Core Consulting Skills, 3 credits
    • Financial Consulting, 3 credits
    • Due Diligence, 3 credits
    • Big Data and Business Intelligence, 3 credits

JOB MARKET 
  • Job Market Simulation, 1 credit
  • Employability & Career 2, 1 credit


TOTAL CREDITS SEMESTER 2: 30 credits


    • Dissertation, 30 credits

TOTAL FULL YEAR: 90 credits



SUZHOU  courses


SPECIALISATION TRACK:

> Digital Finance and Fintech 




  SEMESTER ONE

Accounting prerequisites*
Corporate finance prerequisites*

FUNDAMENTALS
    • Capital Budgeting, 4 credits
    • Capital Structure and Dividend Policy, 4 credits
    • Corporate Valuation Methods, 3 credits
    • Money, Banking and International Finance, 3 credits
    • Financial Reporting and Analysis, 3 credits
    • Corporate Treasury Management, 3 credits
    • Operational Risks Management, 3 credits
    • Governance and Sustainable Finance, 3 credits

TOOLS
    • Excel Financial Modelling , 2 credits
    • VBA 1, 2 credits
    • Programming with Python I, 2 credits

CRITICAL THINKING
  • Doing Business in China , 1 credit
  • Applied Research in Finance, 1 credit

TRANSVERSAL SKILLS
    • Employability & Career, 0.5 credit
    • Chinese language (in Suzhou only), 0.5 credit



TOTAL CREDITS SEMESTER 1: 30 credits


  SEMESTER TWO

ADVANCED TOPICS
    • M&A and Corporate Restructuring Strategy, 4 credits
    • Financial Risk management, 3 credits
    • Financial Modelling II, 3 credits
    • Reporting for Control & Performance Management, 3 credits

TRANSVERSAL SKILLS
    • Financial Modelling II (Excel + VBA), 4 credits
    • Employability & Career 2, 0.5 credit
    • Chinese language (in Suzhou only), 0.5 credit

TRACK: DIGITAL FINANCE AND FINTECH
    • Fintech Venture, 3 credits
    • Cybersecurity, Privacy and Regtech for Finance, 3 credits
    • Programming with Python II, 3 credits
    • Big Data and AI, 3 credits
    • Digital Job Market Opportunities, 1 credit
    • Blockchain and Cryptocurency, 3 credits

TOTAL CREDITS SEMESTER 2: 30 credits

    • Dissertation 30 credits

TOTAL FULL YEAR: 90 credits

 



SOPHIA ANTIPOLIS courses


SPECIALISATION TRACKS:

  > Private Equity and Alternative Investment


  SEMESTER ONE

Accounting prerequisites*
Pre-schooling: capital budgeting

FUNDAMENTALS
    • Capital Budgeting, 3 credits
    • Artificial Intelligence, 1 credit
    • Capital Structure and Dividend Policy, 3 credits
    • Corporate Valuation Methods, 3 credits
    • Money, Banking and International Finance, 3 credits
    • Financial Reporting and Analysis, 3 credits
    • Governance and Sustainable Finance, 2 credits
    • Operational Risk Management, 2 credits
    • Corporate Treasury Management, 3 credits
    • Python I asynchronous, 0 credits

ELECTIVE TOOLS (choose two among)
    • Applied Research in Finance 3 credits
    • Financial Modelling I, 3 credits
    • Hedge Funds, 3 credits

TRANSVERSAL SKILLS
    • Employability & Career, 1 credit

TOTAL CREDITS SEMESTER 1, 30 credits


  SEMESTER TWO

ADVANCED TOPICS
    • M&A and Corporate Restructuring Strategy, 4 credits
    • Financial Risk Management, 3 credits
    • Python II asynchronous, 0 credits


ELECTIVE TOOLS (choose two)
    • Data Analysis (R software), 4 credits
    • Venture Capital, 3 credits
    • Financial Modelling II, 3 credits

TRANSVERSAL SKILLS
  • Employability & Career 2, 1 credit
  • Crowdfunding seminar, 0 credits

TRACK: PRIVATE EQUITY AND ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENT
    • Private equity, 4 credits
    • Investment and Corporate Banking, 3 credits
    • Derivatives, 3 credits
    • Real Estate, 3 credits
    • Portfolio Management, 3 credits

TOTAL CREDITS SEMESTER 2: 30 credits

    • Dissertation, 30 credits

TOTAL FULL YEAR: 90 credits



BELO HORIZONTE courses


SPECIALISATION TRACK

  > Financial Risk Management (FRM certificate preparation)


SEMESTER ONE

Accounting prerequisites*

FUNDAMENTALS
    • Capital Budgeting, 3 credits
    • Capital Structure and Dividend Policy, 3 credits
    • Corporate Valuation Methods, 3 credits
    • Financial Markets and Products, 3 credits
    • Financial Reporting and Analysis, 3 credits
    • Governance and Sustainable Finance, 2 credits
    • Operational Risks Management, 2 credits
    • Corporate Treasury Management, 3 credits

CRITICAL THINKING (choose one)
    • Applied Research in Finance, 3 credits
    • Sustainability and Climate Risk, 3 credits

ELECTIVE TOOLS (choose two)
  • FRM Training, 2 credits
  • Excel Financial Modelling, 2 credits
  • VBA  Financial Modelling, 2 credits

TRANSVERSAL SKILLS
    • Bloomberg seminar, 0 credits
    • Portuguese language, 0 credits
    • Employability and Career 1, 1 credit

TOTAL CREDITS SEMESTER 1: 30 credits


SEMESTER TWO

CORE COURSES
    • M&A and Corporate Restructuring Strategy, 4 credits
    • Foundations of Risk Management, 3 credits
    • Quantitative Analysis, 3 credits
    • Emerging Markets Opportunities, 3 credits

TRACK: FINANCIAL RISK MANAGEMENT 
    • Valuation and Risk Models, 4 credits
    • Risk Management and Investment Management, 3 credits
    • Current Issues in Financial Markets, 2 credits
    • Credit Risk Measurement and Management, 3 credits

OPTIONAL (choose one)
    • Python I, 3 credits
    • Financial Modelling II, 3 credits
    • FRM Training, 3 credits

TRANSVERSAL SKILLS
  • Employability and Career 2, 1 credit
  • Portuguese language, 0 credits


TOTAL CREDITS SEMESTER 2: 30 credits

    • Dissertation, 30 credits

TOTAL FULL YEAR: 90 credits

Internships or research projects: 
The MSc consists of two semesters (eight months) in class followed by a four- to six-month internship in a company or a research project under the supervision of a SKEMA research centre for at least four months. The internship or
research project will be the basis for the thesis.



* Mandatory for students without financial background

These details are for information only and may be changed by the school without prior notice.



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