The curriculum includes fundamentals of finance, accounting, microeconomics, probability, and statistics. The curriculum for the MS in Finance program includes the following courses, but course sequence and availability of specific electives may vary. Our MSc benefits from its close partnership with the internationally leading Credit Research Centre, which conducts applied research relevant to all industry stakeholders and the School is also a recognised partner institute by the Chartered Financial Analysis Institute (CFA).
Strong theoretical and practical foundations in corporate finance and valuation, corporate governance, and securities analysis and investments. Finance: Concepts and techniques are applied to problems faced by managers in Corporate Finance, such as working capital management, capital budgeting, capital structure, dividend policy, cost of capital, and mergers and acquisition.
In corporate finance, a company’s capital structure is the total mix of financing methods it uses to raise funds. Emphasis on legal, mathematical and financial structure, provides a micro basis for analysis of the functions and performance of the mortgage market, in conjunction with the housing market. We ensure the accuracy of the firm’s financial information by complying with the rules and regulations governing financial markets worldwide.
The objectives of this course are to provide students with: scenarios that are likely to be encountered and tasks that may be required to be completed upon graduation, opportunities to demonstrate effective time management and team skills, opportunities to apply the skills and knowledge they have obtained at BCIT in an integrative approach, and confidence that they have much to offer to a potential employer.
If you have any questions regarding your academic background, please contact the international admissions team ( mscmanagement@ ) and request a profile evaluation by sending your CV and university transcripts, if available. The Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) credential is the most respected and recognized investment designation in the world and the CFA Program is the first step toward earning this qualification.
Studying financial economics will give you a strong understanding of the theory and logic of microeconomics. Students will be able to choose a specific direction they want to pursue and take classes in fields such as taxation, audit, business strategy, business and employment law, management accounting, advanced accounting theory and risk management. Accounting: A continuation of Intermediate Financial Accounting 1. An examination of liability recognition, measurement and disclosure, including leases, pension costs and corporate income tax.