Frankfurt School of Finance & Management

Introduction

Frankfurt School of Finance & Management is an AACSB and EQUIS accredited, research-led business school, covering every aspect of business, management, banking and finance. An impressive portfolio of services – ranging from degree courses to Executive Education programmes, from research projects to consultancy – means that Frankfurt School acts as adviser, catalyst and educational partner to companies and organisations, to individuals embarking on new careers, and to experienced executives. As a centre of intellectual and practical activity, the business school formulates forward-thinking solutions for the worlds of business, finance and management, where agendas and issues are constantly changing.

We offer top class degree courses and continuing education options in seven different programme divisions. We maintain four specialist research centres and run numerous international consulting projects. All educational, research and consulting activities are focused on finance and management. By finance, we mean cross functional financial activities at all companies that deal with financial management. And by management, we mean classical corporate leadership, where managers deploy employees and resources in such a way that the company’s goals are met as cost-effectively as possible.

Frankfurt School of Finance & Management originated in the financial sector, but today our services enjoy increasing appreciation in other business sectors as well. In the future, we will be continuing to expand our national and international networking with the business community.

International Programmes

Today’s executives face major challenges in extremely diversified and dynamic markets, growing global competition and increasingly self-reliant customers and suppliers.

In such a complex business environment the organizations that survive are those which have well-developed strategies and highly skilled managers. Executive Education Programmes can help executives sharpen their leadership and management skills, give them the opportunity to learn from best practices, and to establish a peer network with some of the most successful leaders and companies from around the globe.

The Frankfurt School of Finance & Management has 50 years of experience in educating executives and employees. We offer numerous executive education programmes and other customized trainings, designed to ensure that executives are able to meet the requirements of today’s demanding market.

Our portfolio

Our education programmes include on-site classroom teaching with a highly qualified and experienced faculty, self-study, web based training and tutoring, as well as internationally recognized examinations and certifications.

The Frankfurt School offers a wide range of subject areas in banking & finance, general management and leadership. Clients benefit from the expertise and teaching experience of our nearly 3.000 adjunct faculty and experts, who deliver lectures and educational materials in German, English, French, Spanish and Russian.

We deliver executive education on all levels, from junior to senior executives, including executive education at the board level, in a wide range of companies or institutions from the finance and other industries.

Particularly in the area of customized executive education programmes, the Frankfurt School offers a wide variety of services:

• training needs analysis • customized educational programme design • customized production of seminar materials and of study books • e-learning platforms and web based trainings • programme administration on behalf of our customers

Master Programmes

When you have laid the foundations for a successful career with a Bachelor’s degree, the next step is to grow your knowledge and build your skills. At Frankfurt School of Finance & Management you can join a Master’s programme in any of seven specialist divisions – each offering you thorough preparation for a future leadership role; each enabling you to systematically gain that vital edge over your competitors. Most of our Master's programmes are taught in English, helping to open the door to an international career.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • German

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Programmes

This school also offers:

MSc

Master in Management (M.Sc.)

Campus Full time October 2017 Germany Frankfurt am Main

The Master in Management is a challenging programme for recent graduates or business professionals. <br> It aims to qualify students for demanding management functions while focussing on strategy and processes in financial institutions, manufacturing or consulting companies. [+]

The Master in Management is a challenging programme for recent graduates or business professionals. It aims to qualify students for demanding management functions while focussing on strategy and processes in financial institutions, manufacturing or consulting companies. Highlights A choice of 4 concentrations, several electives and a study abroad option A unique time model that permits to work three days a week while pursuing a full-time master’s degree (“3-day-model”) Process orientation: improving processes as main teaching objective Integration of practitioners through site visits, guest lectures and projects Concentrations Students have the choice between Banking, Manufacturing, Strategy & Organisation or Digital Business. Requirements First university degree (Bachelor or equivalent) Excellent written and spoken English skills (TOEFL min 90 IBT, or equivalent) GMAT, GRE or Frankfurt School Admission Test Successful participation in our admissions interview [-]

Master of Finance (M.Sc.)

Campus Full time September 2017 Germany Frankfurt am Main

The Master of Finance seeks to equip graduates with the knowledge, skills and competences needed to pursue successful careers mainly in the international finance community. [+]

The Master of Finance programme is an internationally recognised study programme that paves the way for a future career in any part of the financial industry. It is a full-time programme (120 ECTS) that allows students to work part-time three work days during the week. The normal programme duration is four semesters. In addition, different time models are available if you want to reduce your required stay in Frankfurt.

Target Audience Recent graduates or young professionals who wish to build their careers in the world of finance. Many of our students already hold degrees in finance, management or economics, however, we also invite candidates to apply with degrees in unrelated fields. All candidates are expected to have experience in university level quantitative analysis. Highlights Ranked #21 worldwide in the Financial Times Global Masters in Finance Pre-Experience Ranking 2015 Member of CFA University Recognition Programme A unique time model that permits students to work three work days a week while pursuing a full-time master’s degree (“3-day model”) In-depth studies in one of four concentrations: Capital Markets, Corporate Finance, Risk Management or Financial Accounting and Advisory Requirements First university degree (Bachelor or equivalent) Excellent written and spoken English skills (TOEFL min 90 IBT, or equivalent) GMAT (preferred), GRE or Frankfurt School Admission Test Successful participation in our admissions interview [-]

MA

Master of International Business (M.A.)

Campus Full time September 2017 Germany Frankfurt am Main

This Master programme prepares students for a career in the international business world by complementing their undergraduate degree, irrespective of their previous field of study. [+]

Target group

This Master programme prepares students for a career in the international business world by complementing their undergraduate degree, irrespective of their previous field of study.

Highlights Regional specialisation including a Study Abroad module of approximately one week A unique time model that permits to work three days a week while pursuing a full-time master’s degree (“3-day-model”) No business or economic background required Requirements First university degree (Bachelor or equivalent) Excellent written and spoken English skills (TOEFL min 90 IBT, or equivalent) Frankfurt School Admission Test, GMAT or GRE Successful participation in our admissions interview [-]

Online Master of Leadership in Development Finance (MA)

Online Part time 18  October 2017 Germany Frankfurt am Main

The Online Master of Leadership in Development Finance is a part-time programme and runs for three semesters. The programme seeks to equip (future) leaders in the development finance sphere with the necessary skills, knowledge and competences to succeed in management & leadership positions... [+]

The Online Master of Leadership in Development Finance is a part-time programme and runs for three semesters. Our new Online Master Programme is designed for emerging leaders who are passionate about finance and the role finance plays as a catalyst for economic development. You’re the ideal candidate for the Leadership in Development Finance Master if: You’re a professional already working for a (micro)financial service institution, an NGO, an International Organization such as the UN, an International Financial Institution (WorldBank, EBRD, EIB, KfW, ADB etc), a Central Bank or Regulator, private sector organizations – or you have career aspirations to work there. You want to climb the career ladder in your organization You wish to follow a high class, accredited programme besides a full time job, combining daily work with professional development You’re ready to make a real change for the economies of developing countries You want to have the advantages of studying at home while enjoying the benefits of an international classroom Programme Highlights 18 months / part-time programme Online programme that gives you an internationally recognized academic degree Networking possibilities through forum and social media closed groups Flexibility to study wherever you are International class with students from all over the world High practice relevance combined with academic excellence Frankfurt School looks back on more than 20 years of expertise in the field of development finance and combines real world experience with academic excellence. Frankfurt School International Advisory Services has successfully implemented more than 500 projects in more than 120 countries, from Zambia to Azerbaijan and hosts the internationally renowned research Centre for Development Finance. Target group The programme seeks to equip (future) leaders in the development finance sphere with the necessary skills, knowledge and competences to succeed in management & leadership positions. Requirements Undergraduate academic degree (Bachelor’s or equivalent) from a recognised university Proven excellent written and spoken English At least two years of relevant work experience Admission Test and Interview Training approach The flexible part-time training concept offers you the opportunity to follow your own schedule and to combine daily work with professional development. The high quality of our training approach will have an immediate impact on your daily job performance. Our unique training approach features: Mentoring and on-going support from our experienced trainers and tutors throughout the entire programme Training material based on international best practice with examples from all over the world; A hands-on, practical focus with tools and guidance for real life implementation; A discussion forum for sharing experiences between participants and with the LinkEd team that will get you exposed to recent developments in the financial sector. Lectures Video lectures will give an introduction to the topics of each module. After viewing the lectures, participants will have a basic understanding of each topic and will be able to classify importance and relevance of different techniques and aspects in a broader context. Audio lectures complement the scripts and allowing you to get additional theory input from Frankfurt School Professors and Experts. Scripts There is a PDF script for most of the modules that will serve you as main studying material. The scripts provide basic concepts and principles applicable to the subject-matter of each module. Each script includes important definitions, key messages, exercises and examples. Online Tests Each module ends with an online test comprising of a set of 10 - 15 multiple choice questions. Only after having successfully completed the test you will gain access to the next module. Assignments The key to successful learning is the immediate use of newly acquired knowledge and the transfer of theory into practice. The mandatory assignments have to be solved (or submitted) by a determined deadline. Further Readings As add-on to the script and assignments we encourage participants to make use of our e-library. The e-library contains latest studies and sector reports, recent publications, and links to other relevant papers. Discussion Forum A discussion forum enables the interaction between the participants and trainers. It facilitates the exchange of experiences as well as possibilities to ask questions or get clarifications. Exams Each course from the Online Master programme will end with a final exam. The final exam is paper based. In order to allow participants from all over the world taking the final examination close to their location, we set up a network of partner institutions hosting our final exam. Any travel related to the final exam must be arranged independently and is at your own expense. [-]

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Contact

Frankfurt School of Finance & Management

Address Sonnemannstraße 9-11
60314 Frankfurt, Germany
Website http://www.frankfurt-school.de/
Phone +49 69 1540080