Finance & Accounting


As a Master graduate in Finance & Accounting you are prepared to work in the area of international financial markets and their direct environments – an ideal start to your career:

  • You will be prepared to make financial decisions on the global capital market
  • You will obtain detailed specialist know-how in the fields of portfolio management and investment analysis to optimise the companies' financial performance
  • You will learn how to handle financing options on global capital markets and how to record options in financial statements in accordance with global financial reporting standards

Order of study


The first semester focuses on updating and expanding your technical expertise in compulsory subjects of "General Management":

• Service Operations & Organisation
• Performance Measurement & Management
• International Business Ethics
• International Corporate Governance
• International Economic Policy
• Advanced Research Methods
• Applied Statistics
• Language Course I


This semester expands your expertise in:
• International Negotiation Skills
• Leadership
• Language Course II

Under the technical supervision of your lecturers you can choose four out of six possible areas (elective courses) to define a first foundation stone of your personal expertise profile:
• International Organizational Behavior
• Advanced International Human Resources
• International Management Accounting & Control
• International Marketing
• International Financial Management
• International Financial Accounting


In the third semester you will gain knowledge of Strategic Service Management and expand your specialisation in Finance & Accounting:

• Advanced Corporate Finance
• Investment Analysis & Portfolio Management
• Advanced Management Accounting & Control
• Current Issues in Finance
• Current Issues in Accounting


This semester is all about completing your studies by writing your Master Thesis as an independent scientific paper for solving a management task under expert supervision of professors and lecturers.

• Master Thesis
• Colloquium


The courses are held in lecture and seminar format. There are about 30 students per class – this encourages dialogue between professors and students.