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 Master in Finance

  How to apply​​

​​​The Master in Finance is designed for those who wish to acquire and deepen their knowledge and training in various domains of finance. Based on the most recent financial developments, this program extends and enhances professional competences, combining the latest developments in finance theory with the analysis of complex real cases. Students are prepared to become highly qualified professionals in several areas of finance, such evaluation of investments in real and financial assets, financial institutions management, mergers & acquisitions, corporate governance and assessment, international finance, derivatives and risk management, volatility characterization and forecasting, and behavioural finance. The program also creates incentives to a first approach to scientific research in these areas. All courses are fully taught in English.​​

The Master in Finance is acknowledged by the CFA Institute as incorporating at least 70 percent of the CFA Program Candidate Body of Knowledge (CBOK) and placing emphasis on the CFA Institute Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice within the program. This program positions students well to obtain the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation, which has become the most respected and recognized investment credential in the world.

 

Tuition fees​

Timetable​​

Admission Criteria​


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2017/2018

General


Academic degree:
  • Master's degree
ECTS:
100
Duration:
3 curricular semesters
Regime:
Normal
Place:
Gualtar Campus, Braga
Main Scientific area:
  • Management

Contacts


    School of Economics and Management
    Campus de Gualtar
    4710 - 057 Braga

    Tel: 00 351 253604510 Fax: 00 351 253601380
    E-Mail: pedagogico@eeg.uminho.pt
    URL: https://www.eeg.uminho.pt

Access to higher education


This Master degree provides basic training to carry out a course of 3rd cycle (PhD) in the same scientific area, or other areas

Access


40

Vacancies

20

Minimum

Access forms


The access to this Cycle of Study can be done at the Students Portal of the University of Minho
http://candidaturas.alunos.uminho.pt/Default.aspx?tabid=1&pageid=17&langid=pt-PT
 
This information does not replace consultation of Regulation Cycle Studies Conducive to Obtaining a Master Degree from the University of Minho and other documents.

Recommended requirements


Not aplicable.

Application deadlines


1st Phase
From May 18 to June 9, 2017

2nd Phase
From August 28 to September 1, 2017

Registration deadlines


1st Phase
From July 20 to July 27, 2017

2nd Phase
From September 21 to September 29, 2017

Aditional Information


Study Plan


Assessment/Accreditation


A3ES Accreditation status:
Accredited
Resolution publication date:
20-10-2014
Registry number at Ministry:
R/A-Ef 2520/2011
Registry Date:
18-03-2011
Accreditation validity:
19-10-2020