The aim of the Master Program “International Finance” is to educate a high qualification competitive professionals in economics and finance with knowledge in theory of finance and the abilities to use it in accordance with the level of modern international requirements that manage business corporation financial methodology and tools analysis in order to develop and implement corporate financial strategy in the conditions of financial market globalization and transition to innovation economy.
Degree to be achieved: A professional master’s degree in international finance
Qualification: Financial analyst
Duration of study: Full time studies – 1.5 years (3 semesters); persons with higher professional education in the field of social sciences – 2 years (4 semesters)
Credit points 60 CP (180 ECT)
Form of study: full-time
Languages of study: Latvian, English
Location of the programme: Riga
The Professional Master’s study programme provides training for highly qualified professionals in the field of Economics and Finance, who are able to work successfully and compete in the financial sector in the labour market of the Republic of Latvia, the EU and other countries.
The Master’s degree entitles the graduates to conduct educational work and continue their education at Doctoral studies. In addition, the degree obtained gives the right to work in the financial sector in leadership positions that require applicants to have a Master’s degree. Field of activity: banking, investment and insurance companies, audit and tax services, financial consulting, analytical departments of companies.
- Money Theory and Policy;
- International Financial Institutions and Markets;
- Corporate Financial Management;
- Corporate Risk Management;
- Strategic and Operational Controlling;
- Information Technologies in Financial Management;
- Problem Situation Analysis and Management Decision Taking Methods;
- Elective course;
- Mater paper.
Self-assessment of the study direction “Economics”
Programme Director Zhanna Chernoshtan
phone. +371 67100220
Lomonosova Str. 4, Room 304, Rīga