Master+ in Banking and Finance
The Master+ in Banking and Finance is a unique opportunity to follow a standard Master program combined with a specific training delivered by a well-established Research Center LAPE dedicated to banking studies in Université de Limoges in France. (http://www.unilim.fr/lape/).
Teaching staff are active scholars in Banking or Financial Risk practitioners. The program also hosts international visiting professors who are leading experts in their field.
This Master+ one-year program is fully taught in English. Applicants must provide satisfactory evidence that they have an adequate knowledge and understanding of written and spoken English. A minimum score of 90 on TOEFL IBT and 6.5 on IELTS is highly reccommended if the candidate does not hold an English-taught Bachelor degree.
• Financial Economics
• Bank Risk and Regulation
• Bank Structure and Competition
• Banking and Credit Risk
• Banking and Market Risk
• Econometrics of Banking and Finance
Optional Modules (2 out of 3)
• Portfolio Management
• Quantitative Finance
• Derivatives Compulsory
Dissertation and Exposure
• Dissertation (15000 words in journal article format)
• Research Methodology
• Communication and Exposure
Compulsory Research Training Program in Banking and Finance (Intermediary module)
Students will also follow the Intermediary module of the Research Training Program in Banking and Finance delivered by LAPE research center with the aim of acquiring state of the art skills to conduct an empirical research in that area (Training on Writing Research Papers, Handling Datasets and Softwares, Research Seminar Series, etc.)
Separate fees can be charged for this program.