Corporate Finance and Management Bachelor´s Degree Program
The full-time Corporate Finance and Management bachelor´s degree program (CFM) taught in English is administrated by The Faculty of Business Administration of the University of Economics, Prague.
The objective of CFM program is to educate analytically and socially responsible minded business professionals with a broad economic overview and a focus on managing business performance.
The study field is suitable for students with analytical thinking who are interested in the business environment, particularly for those with an emphasis on management and building companies of all sizes and legal forms of ownership, industry and business sectors. Graduates will be able to participate in the execution of economic and managerial functions at mid-management levels in companies and other institutions, where business management education is expected. They start their careers at industrial enterprises, enterprises operating in the energy sector, transport and storage, trade and services or consulting firms.
In terms of CFM diploma recognition, the bachelor´s diploma and the diploma supplement are recognized worldwide in terms of meeting the requirements for entrance into master´s degree programs.
To complete the program, students must pass a study load of 180 European Credits (ECTS). CFM includes courses within the economic base (courses of microeconomics, macroeconomics, computer science, mathematics, statistics and law) and profiling base (business strategy, operations management, corporate finance, performance analysis, marketing, personnel management, entrepreneurship, logistics, management psychology, business ethics, etc.).
With regard to the CFM admission procedure, the program is designed for students from all over the world who have completed their secondary education. Applicants can either complete an entrance exam held on June 24, 2015 in Prague and parallel in Moscow from Math and English or newly use the advantage of distance admission. This is done through the essay on given topic. In addition to the admission procedure, the candidates must pass brief motivational interview (in case of distance admission interview via Skype). The tuition fee is 1800 EUR per semester. The application deadline for the academic year 2015/2016 is June 10, 2015.
The program is ready to accept up to 25 most motivated and well prepared students. In academic year 2014/2015 there were more than 70 applicants out of which we chose 23 students. Studying in such a small group provides students with more individual approach from tutors that enhances their capability to absorb knowledge and leads to better study results.
There are also arranged plenty of trips and excursions to nearby cities and companies such as ŠKODA AUTO a.s., Plzeňský Prazdroj a.s. brewery and more.
CFM study program is also designed as a good starting point for the most prestigious business orientated study program offered in the Czech Republic CEMS (Master in international management) ranked No. 5th according to Financial Times in year 2014.
For more details on the CFM program and contacts, please, visit http://cfm.vse.cz