M.Sc. Finance at a Glance
|Standard period of study:||3 semester plus 1 semester thesis|
|Semester start:||September (fall term)|
Master of Science
|Campus:||Dortmund, Frankfurt/Main, Munich, Berlin|
|Accreditation:||FIBAA, German Accreditation Council|
|Admission requirements:||first degree in economics or alternatively 30 ECTS points in the field of business sciences |
|Semester abroad:||One compulsory integrated|
|Practical experience:||12 weeks compulsory internship, workshops, excursions|
|Language:||100 % English|
Fast Track: on the fast lane
With the option Fast Track the semester abroad is omitted and you shorten the work placement. This allows you to complete your master's degree in 3 semesters with 90 ECTS. You can find out everything you need to know from your study advisor.
Master Finance - A Feel for the Right Figures
The Master in Finance expands your knowledge in the areas of taxation, financial law, accounting and rating and trains you as an expert in financial management. The program will sensitize you to current topics, enabling you to develop a comprehensive understanding of the interrelationships between markets.
In numerous projects you will apply your theoretical knowledge to real business problems and present your results in teamwork.
#In the Middle of Practice
Membership in the CFA-University Affiliation Program
ISM is a member of the University Affiliation Program of the CFA Institute, the world's leading professional association for financial experts. The membership underlines the professional and practical education of our M.Sc. Finance.
International Peculiarities of Finance
Internationality is an important component of the Master's programme in Finance. The Master Finance
- is offered 100% in English,
- includes an integrated semester abroad and
- offers you the opportunity to complete a second international degree (Double Degree) at one of around 190 partner universities.
With the Finance Master you will get to know the regional characteristics of the international financial market and at the same time acquire general and specific foreign language skills.
#On the Move Internationally During the Studies
Thrilled by Boston
Moritz Petri spent five months at Boston University for his Finance Master semester abroad. The USA fan also uses the proximity to Canada, New York, Washington and Chicago to discover the country. "We really experienced a lot and had a lot of fun together," says Petri. He also enjoyed studying at Boston University. "The five months were legendary! I got to know many new people and cultures, mastered challenges and made important contacts".
How Can I Apply?
In order to be able to study the Financial Management Master at ISM, the university conducts an internal entrance test. This tests your personality as well as your motivation and skills. The Master of Finance is not restricted by a “Numerus Clausus” (NC).
#Springboard to Your Career
ISM awards DAAD Prize
For more than ten years, the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) has been awarding a prize for outstanding achievements of foreign students at German universities.The 21-year-old Annika Razroeva graduated from the National Research University Higher School of Economics in Moscow with a bachelor's degree in Economics, Statistics and Accounting and then specifically searched for an international finance degree abroad. Since the winter semester 2014/2015 she has been studying at the ISM Dortmund in M.Sc. Finance.
The studies at the ISM are designed to successfully close the gap between theory and practice. The professors are experts in their field and offer comprehensive access to all topics that provide students with the necessary skills for the real world of finance. Studying at ISM as an international student was a great experience that I will always remember. The relationship with fellow students and professors was unique.
Gayarathry Menon, ISM international student
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