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EU code
4.3 - Accountancy, Financial Management
2 - Master
University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Finance, Investments
MSc in Business Economics (degree programme)
Language requirements
If one's nationality is not of a country of which English is considered to be the main and only official language (American, Australian, British, Canadian, Irish, New Zealand), a valid English test score is required. A non-native speaking applicant has to prove that he/she has sufficient English language skills by submitting a test score that meets the FEB requirements. TOEFL 6.0, IELTS 6.5. Not being able to do so, means the applicant cannot enroll.
Academic requirements
The applicants must hold an academic degree (BSc or BA) in Business Economics, with a focus on Finance.
Max available positions
The MSc in Business Economics is a one year programme (60 EC) which teaches the student how to make the right organisational and financial decisions for organisations. It is a specialised programme for students who want to focus on organisational and financing issues, using a quantitative and analytical approach. The Business Economics programme has three tracks: Finance; concentrates on the workings of financial markets, the financial and economic management of organisations and the use of financial tools by companies and investors. Organisation Economics (examines the economic performance of organisations in broad terms, including staff motivation, allocation of decision-making powers, investment decisions, corporate governance and coorporate functioning in various types of markets) and Real Estate Finance (a specialist discipline, covering the development, financing and operation of real estate). In particular, the content of the MSc programme reflects the Finance Group at the Amsterdam Business School (A
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12 months between Sep 1 2010 and Aug 31 2011
Contact person
Diana Hense ( )
Additional information
Available field for target 1, 2, 3 applicants. Before submitting an EMECW13 application, all candidates must: - Check the specific requirements for this programme as specified in - Read and follow the instructions specified in => 'Incoming applicants' The Finance track opens up a range of career opportunities. Graduates can become all-round financial analysts, investment advisers or perhaps eventually financial directors of entire companies. The Real Estate Finance track is ideal for those students seeking a career in the real estate and related finance industries (asset manager, securitisation specialist, stock analyst, appraiser, consultant, acquisition analyst, project manager, credit analyst, international property broke. The Organisation Economics track prepares students for management or research positions in which knowledge and understanding of economic perpectives on organisations and strategy play a key role. Graduates