Master's Degree in Finance in Lithuania

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A masters is the first level of graduate coursework and can be obtained after you receive a bachelor’s degree. Earning a masters usually requires two years of full-time study, which amounts to 36 to 54 semester credits.

 

Finance is the discipline concerned with the management of money and includes personal, corporate, and public finance. Though usually associated with asset and debt management in terms of investment banking, finance also includes other specializations like accounting and retirement planning.

Lithuania, officially the Republic of Lithuania is a country in Northern Europe, the largest of the three Baltic states. It is situated along the southeastern shore of the Baltic Sea, to the east of Sweden and Denmark. More than 90% of Lithuanians speak at least one foreign language and half of the population speaks two foreign languages, mostly Russian and English.

Master's Program in Finance in Lithuania

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Master in Finance

Vytautas Magnus University
Campus Full time September 2017 Lithuania Kaunas

Double Diploma Programme. Graduates are awarded Master (MSc) Degree in Finance from Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania, and Master Degree in Management from Louvain Catholic University (Université Catholique de Louvain), Belgium. [+]

Best Masters Programs in Finance in Lithuania. Unique Features Double Diploma Programme. Graduates are awarded Master (MSc) Degree in Finance from Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania, and Master Degree in Management from Louvain Catholic University (Université Catholique de Louvain), Belgium. Access Requirements Individuals, holding a Bachelor’s degree in the field of Economics or Finance, as well as those, having an equivalent university degree in the respective fields can enter this Programme. Please note, that applicants should have at least 30 ECTS credits in the fields of Economics, Finance and Management. Competencies Acquired Students who graduate from the Programme will be able to: demonstrate knowledge of classical and modern financial theories, and understand possibilities and limitations of their application in the changing macroeconomic environment; understand and evaluate complex macroeconomic environment and factors, influencing financial decisions in financial and real sectors of economy; analyze global, EU and national economic and business environment, identify its it‘s driving forces and transforming factors; demonstrate knowledge and understanding of financial markets and financial services industry, its operations, regulations, trends and changes under processes of integration and globalization; demonstrate knowledge and skills to apply both classical and innovative financial models, methods and tools; apply integrated knowledge for complex strategic financial decision making, financial and investment policy development based on assessment of alternatives; recognize, collect information on novel finance theories and practices on international and global scale, assess and apply them, based on recent trends in different business contexts; plan and develop independent research and apply quantitative and qualitative research methods to real world financial problems under growing uncertainty; apply competencies and skills in the professional life. Career Opportunities Graduates of the Programme will be able to work as financial specialists in the firms with different business profile, in banks and other financial institutions; financial consultants in audit, business consultancy firms; financial specialists, advisors, experts in government and municipality institutions; lecturers in economics and finance in Lithuanian universities and colleges. Graduates of MSc in Finance and Banking programme may continue studies at PhD studies in Economics or Management. [-]

Master in Financial and Actuarial Mathematics

Vilnius University
Campus Full time September 2017 Lithuania Vilnius

The team of professors of the programme led by the member of the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences V. Paulauskas include both [+]

The team of professors of the programme led by the member of the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences V. Paulauskas include both highly qualified scholars and practicioners of insurance (the associated professor G. Bakštys is chielf actuary of ERGO Life Insurance SE). Masters in financial and actuarial mathematics can work as actuaries, financial specialists and consultants, risk managers in insurance companies, banks, investment or pension funds, consult bureaux, etc. SPECIFIC ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS AND SELECTION CRITERIA The applicant must have either the bachelor's degree in financial and actuarial mathematics, or the bachelor's degree in other disciplines, provided that he/she has sufficient prerequisites. Prerequisite courses Microeconomics and macroeconomics (at least 4 ECTS credits). Probability theory (including random process theory) and mathematical statistics (at least 8 ECTS credits). Other disciplines of mathematics (at least 20 ECTS credits). Basics of financial and actuarial mathematics (at least 10 ECTS credits). Admission rules The applicants will be admitted to the program according their grades during bachelor degree studies. Also we require for applicants to provide with application the names and contacts (e-mail address, phone) of two persons from their universities who can recommend the applicant for master studies in actuarial and financial mathematics. [-]

Master in Finance

Vilnius University
Campus Full time September 2017 Lithuania Vilnius

This programme is among the most popular Master programmes for the study candidates. The programme received positive evaluations [+]

Best Masters Programs in Finance in Lithuania. This programme is among the most popular Master programmes for the study candidates. The programme received positive evaluations from the international accreditation expert team. This is the basis that allows opening the opportunities to join the programme for English-speaking students. The programme Finance welcomes students, proficient in English and willing to acquire finance management skills from Lithuania and other countries. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS AND SELECTION CRITERIA Each applicant is required to have a Bachelor's degree or its equivalent and has to demonstrate that he or she has collected no less than 30 ECTS credits in the fields of economics, management and business administration or other social sciences. The selection criterion is based on the weighted average of relevant grades recorded in the transcript of the student’s academic record. Priority will be given to students with more courses and/or higher grades in management and business administration. All applicants have to prove their English proficiency. [-]