12 Months (Full-time)
English
Amsterdam
04 Sept. 2024
18.000,- €

*** ADMISSIONS NOW OPEN | 10% EARLYBIRD UP TO APRIL 30th ***

Corporate Finance is a Major of the Master in Financial Management. This full-time programme is accredited by the Italian Ministry of Education and provides students with at least 65 ECTS. The programme is held in the Netherlands, at the Amsterdam Hub of Luiss Business School, with some elective courses carried out in Rome, Italy at the Villa Blanc Campus.

CORPORATE FINANCE

The Major in Corporate Finance prepares students to deal with complex financial challenges, providing solid technical knowledge and skills as well as the transversal competencies required in the current financial environment. Participants will acquire a thorough knowledge of the conceptual and empirical tools needed to respond to emerging financial challenges.

The aim of the programme is to shape young professionals who want to pursue a career in corporate finance divisions of large firms, in investment banking divisions of financial institutions or in financial consulting firms.

Students will be given the opportunity of choosing to attend some of the master’s courses in Rome. The specific periods of abroad attendance will be defined upon the student’s admission.

CAREER PROSPECTS

The programme puts students on career paths in a wide range of organisations in positions such as:

  • Company Treasurer
  • Financial Analyst
  • Financial Trader
  • Investment Banker
  • Lending Manager
  • Private Equity Manager
GENERAL MANAGEMENT COURSES

The General Management Courses provide students with the business management foundations needed to understand the new concepts that will be introduced during the core and advanced courses:

  • Corporate strategy
  • Compliance and risk management
  • Accounting
  • Financial management
  • Quantitative methods for finance
CORE COURSES

The Core Courses introduce students to industry-focused concepts that are specific to this Master’s Degree Programme:

  • Corporate Finance
  • Fundamentals of Economics
  • Statistics
  • National and International Accounting Standards
  • Financial Ratio Analysis
  • Planning and Control
  • Capital Markets
  • Trade Finance
ADVANCED COURSES

The Advanced Courses, which provide students with an in-depth perspective on specific aspects of the financial environment, adopt a more practical approach:

  • Bloomberg Financial Lab
  • Derivatives
  • Business Valuation Methods
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Corporate Banking
  • Private Equity and Venture Capital
  • Business Restructuring
  • Financial Risk Management

For more information on the content of this Master’s Degree Programme, please download the brochure  or schedule an info session.

Scientific Director

Raffaele OrianiFull Professor of Corporate Finance, Luiss Guido Carli University

Samuel Vigne, Full Professor of Finance, Luiss Business School

Scientific coordinators

Samuel VigneFull Professor of Finance, Luiss Business School

Scientific committee

Alfio TorrisiProfessor of Practice – Finance, Luiss Business School

The Master in Financial Management –Major in Corporate Finance is a one-year Master of Science.

It is accredited by the Italian Ministry of Education as a “Master Universitario di Primo Livello” and provides students with at least 65 ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System).

The Master’s Diploma and ECTS will be awarded to participants who have passed all mandatory exams and assessment tests.

TUITION FEE

The tuition fee for the Major in Corporate Finance is € 18,000*. Payment is made in four instalments. Tuition includes materials and access to all Luiss Business School facilities.

SCHOLARSHIPS AND FEE WAIVERS

Luiss Business School offers different funding opportunities, including scholarships, early-bird savings, reductions and loans. Fee waivers cannot be combined with any other waiver, scholarship or sponsorship support.

LUISS BUSINESS SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIPS

Luiss Business School offers deserving candidates up to 3 partial scholarships (covering up to 25% of the tuition fee). The scholarships will be granted based on merit. All candidates will be considered for this award. Candidates will be assessed on:

  • Academic track record (final grade, GPA);
  • Admission test scores;
  • English proficiency;
  • Technical competences (Office, Adobe, etc.);
  • Proven expertise or personal acknowledgement;
  • Certifications;
  • International experience.
FEE WAIVERS
  • Participants who have already attended a Luiss Business School. programme or are Luiss Guido Carli graduates are entitled to a 10% fee reduction.
  • Any company (or VAT holder) that enrols one individual is entitled to a 10% fee reduction.
  • Any company (or VAT holder) that enrols multiple individuals in the same programme is entitled to a 20% fee reduction.
  • 10% Early Bird. TBA.
  • 5% Early Bird. TBA.
FINANCIAL AID

All candidates can independently:

  • seek funding from their current or future employer;
  • apply for external scholarships.

To enrol in this Master’s Degree Programme it is necessary to pass the admission test which assesses your skills, motivation and potential. The Admission Test will be held via WebEx.

ADMISSION TEST

The Admission Test consists of:

  • English Test: two written tests with open and multiple-choice questions (applicants with valid TOEFL/IELTS scores can be exempted from the English test).
  • Logic Test – Inductive, Numerical, Deductive: one written test with multiple choice questions (applicants with valid GMAT/GRE scores can be exempted from the Logic test).
  • Personal Interviews: two interviews consisting of an English language evaluation and an assessment of the academic path and self-motivation.
EXEMPTION FROM THE ADMISSION TEST

If you have valid TOEFL/IELTS and/or GMAT/GRE scores, you can insert your scores in the application form to be exempted from the English and/or Logic test. You will still be required to take part in personal interviews.

GMAT/GRE for the Logic test: We do not require a minimum score. The GMAT and GRE scores of admitted applicants vary across classes, however it is very unusual for us to accept candidates with a total GMAT score below 550 and a total GRE score below 145.

IELTS/TOEFL for the English Test: We require a minimum score of IELTS 7.0 and TOEFL 100 as evidence of your advanced English level.


ADMISSION PROCESS

Check the next admission dates and send the necessary documentation at least 3 days before the upcoming admission dates. Send your application to master@luissbusinessschool.nl.

1. ADMISSION TEST FEE

Pay the admission test fee (100,- Eur) via bank transfer, or via credit card using the button below. Include the proof of payment with the rest of your documentation, when sending in your application.

Bank: Intesa Sanpaolo
Account holder: Luiss Business School
IBAN: IT17 H030 6905 0601 0000 0064 006
SWIFT: BCITITMM

2. APPLICATION DOCUMENTATION

Three days (3) prior to the admission test, candidates must email the following documents:

  • fully completed application form
  • copy of degree certificate*
  • curriculum vitae
  • digital ID photo
  • copy of passport or ID document
  • Admission fee receipt of € 100 (non-refundable)
  • TOEFL/IELTS certificate (optional)
  • GMAT/GRE certificate (optional)

Candidates with an international degree are required to send the following further documentation for evaluation:

  • copy of degree certificate both in original language and in English*
  • transcript of records in English
  • diploma supplement (optional)

*Candidates who are not in possession of the degree certificate are required to provide the fully completed Luiss Business School self-declaration form.

3. SCHEDULE YOUR ADMISSION TEST

Once your application is processed, you can schedule the admission test, which will take place via WebEx.

4. RESULT

The results of the Admission Test will be shared by email, within one week from the test date.

5. ENROLMENT

After the admission is completed, you will be provided with all information about the further enrolment steps.

 

 

Pay Admission Fee

To join a Master’s Degree Programme at Luiss Business School Amsterdam, a European passport is required. If you have a non-European passport, you can continue your orientation for a Master’s Degree Programme on the main website of Luiss Business School (Italy) here.

CORPORATE FINANCE

The Major in Corporate Finance prepares students to deal with complex financial challenges, providing solid technical knowledge and skills as well as the transversal competencies required in the current financial environment. Participants will acquire a thorough knowledge of the conceptual and empirical tools needed to respond to emerging financial challenges.

The aim of the programme is to shape young professionals who want to pursue a career in corporate finance divisions of large firms, in investment banking divisions of financial institutions or in financial consulting firms.

Students will be given the opportunity of choosing to attend some of the master’s courses in Rome. The specific periods of abroad attendance will be defined upon the student’s admission.

CAREER PROSPECTS

The programme puts students on career paths in a wide range of organisations in positions such as:

  • Company Treasurer
  • Financial Analyst
  • Financial Trader
  • Investment Banker
  • Lending Manager
  • Private Equity Manager
GENERAL MANAGEMENT COURSES

The General Management Courses provide students with the business management foundations needed to understand the new concepts that will be introduced during the core and advanced courses:

  • Corporate strategy
  • Compliance and risk management
  • Accounting
  • Financial management
  • Quantitative methods for finance
CORE COURSES

The Core Courses introduce students to industry-focused concepts that are specific to this Master’s Degree Programme:

  • Corporate Finance
  • Fundamentals of Economics
  • Statistics
  • National and International Accounting Standards
  • Financial Ratio Analysis
  • Planning and Control
  • Capital Markets
  • Trade Finance
ADVANCED COURSES

The Advanced Courses, which provide students with an in-depth perspective on specific aspects of the financial environment, adopt a more practical approach:

  • Bloomberg Financial Lab
  • Derivatives
  • Business Valuation Methods
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Corporate Banking
  • Private Equity and Venture Capital
  • Business Restructuring
  • Financial Risk Management

For more information on the content of this Master’s Degree Programme, please download the brochure  or schedule an info session.

Scientific Director

Raffaele OrianiFull Professor of Corporate Finance, Luiss Guido Carli University

Samuel Vigne, Full Professor of Finance, Luiss Business School

Scientific coordinators

Samuel VigneFull Professor of Finance, Luiss Business School

Scientific committee

Alfio TorrisiProfessor of Practice – Finance, Luiss Business School

The Master in Financial Management –Major in Corporate Finance is a one-year Master of Science.

It is accredited by the Italian Ministry of Education as a “Master Universitario di Primo Livello” and provides students with at least 65 ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System).

The Master’s Diploma and ECTS will be awarded to participants who have passed all mandatory exams and assessment tests.

TUITION FEE

The tuition fee for the Major in Corporate Finance is € 18,000*. Payment is made in four instalments. Tuition includes materials and access to all Luiss Business School facilities.

SCHOLARSHIPS AND FEE WAIVERS

Luiss Business School offers different funding opportunities, including scholarships, early-bird savings, reductions and loans. Fee waivers cannot be combined with any other waiver, scholarship or sponsorship support.

LUISS BUSINESS SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIPS

Luiss Business School offers deserving candidates up to 3 partial scholarships (covering up to 25% of the tuition fee). The scholarships will be granted based on merit. All candidates will be considered for this award. Candidates will be assessed on:

  • Academic track record (final grade, GPA);
  • Admission test scores;
  • English proficiency;
  • Technical competences (Office, Adobe, etc.);
  • Proven expertise or personal acknowledgement;
  • Certifications;
  • International experience.
FEE WAIVERS
  • Participants who have already attended a Luiss Business School. programme or are Luiss Guido Carli graduates are entitled to a 10% fee reduction.
  • Any company (or VAT holder) that enrols one individual is entitled to a 10% fee reduction.
  • Any company (or VAT holder) that enrols multiple individuals in the same programme is entitled to a 20% fee reduction.
  • 10% Early Bird. TBA.
  • 5% Early Bird. TBA.
FINANCIAL AID

All candidates can independently:

  • seek funding from their current or future employer;
  • apply for external scholarships.

To enrol in this Master’s Degree Programme it is necessary to pass the admission test which assesses your skills, motivation and potential. The Admission Test will be held via WebEx.

ADMISSION TEST

The Admission Test consists of:

  • English Test: two written tests with open and multiple-choice questions (applicants with valid TOEFL/IELTS scores can be exempted from the English test).
  • Logic Test – Inductive, Numerical, Deductive: one written test with multiple choice questions (applicants with valid GMAT/GRE scores can be exempted from the Logic test).
  • Personal Interviews: two interviews consisting of an English language evaluation and an assessment of the academic path and self-motivation.
EXEMPTION FROM THE ADMISSION TEST

If you have valid TOEFL/IELTS and/or GMAT/GRE scores, you can insert your scores in the application form to be exempted from the English and/or Logic test. You will still be required to take part in personal interviews.

GMAT/GRE for the Logic test: We do not require a minimum score. The GMAT and GRE scores of admitted applicants vary across classes, however it is very unusual for us to accept candidates with a total GMAT score below 550 and a total GRE score below 145.

IELTS/TOEFL for the English Test: We require a minimum score of IELTS 7.0 and TOEFL 100 as evidence of your advanced English level.


ADMISSION PROCESS

Check the next admission dates and send the necessary documentation at least 3 days before the upcoming admission dates. Send your application to master@luissbusinessschool.nl.

1. ADMISSION TEST FEE

Pay the admission test fee (100,- Eur) via bank transfer, or via credit card using the button below. Include the proof of payment with the rest of your documentation, when sending in your application.

Bank: Intesa Sanpaolo
Account holder: Luiss Business School
IBAN: IT17 H030 6905 0601 0000 0064 006
SWIFT: BCITITMM

2. APPLICATION DOCUMENTATION

Three days (3) prior to the admission test, candidates must email the following documents:

  • fully completed application form
  • copy of degree certificate*
  • curriculum vitae
  • digital ID photo
  • copy of passport or ID document
  • Admission fee receipt of € 100 (non-refundable)
  • TOEFL/IELTS certificate (optional)
  • GMAT/GRE certificate (optional)

Candidates with an international degree are required to send the following further documentation for evaluation:

  • copy of degree certificate both in original language and in English*
  • transcript of records in English
  • diploma supplement (optional)

*Candidates who are not in possession of the degree certificate are required to provide the fully completed Luiss Business School self-declaration form.

3. SCHEDULE YOUR ADMISSION TEST

Once your application is processed, you can schedule the admission test, which will take place via WebEx.

4. RESULT

The results of the Admission Test will be shared by email, within one week from the test date.

5. ENROLMENT

After the admission is completed, you will be provided with all information about the further enrolment steps.

 

 

To join a Master’s Degree Programme at Luiss Business School Amsterdam, a European passport is required. If you have a non-European passport, you can continue your orientation for a Master’s Degree Programme on the main website of Luiss Business School (Italy) here.

NEXT ADMISSION TEST

Online Admissions March

  • March 7th & 8th
  • March 21st & 22nd

CONTACT US

Master’s Degree Programmes

Luiss Business School Amsterdam

T: +31 6 19601068

master@luissbusinessschool.nl

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