|Type of study programme||Professional master studies|
|Degree||Professional Master in International Finance|
|Licence/accreditation||Study programme accredited until 17-Dec-2019|
|Duration||1,5 or 2 years (full time evening) subject to previous education|
|Credit points||60 or 80 (ECTS: 90 or 120)|
|Study language||English (EN)|
|Study arrangements||During studies international students join groups of local students that follow the study program in English.|
|Fees||3600 EUR per year (EU citizens)/ 4600 EUR per year (non-EU citizens) (2019/20)|
|Study programme description||International Finance postgraduate study programme prepares specialists able to provide objective assessment of financial position and perspectives of an international company basing on financial, investment, statistical and macroeconomic analysis. Programme graduates are well informed about situation on global financial and capital markets, they are working in compliance with legislation and principles of professional ethics, and management of the company can surely rely on their opinion making financial and investments decisions.
The programme is focused on studying methods and techniques of economical analysis of financial problems, finance and investment products, international finance and capital markets, and methods of evaluation of a company’s financial position.
Programme is intended for employees of financial institutions, employees of state institutions who are making decisions on finances and investments, specialists of financial services of private companies and organizations, owners, entrepreneurs.
Financial Analysis for Decision Making
International Financial Reporting Standards
International Financial Regulation and Taxation
Financial Market Analysis and Information Efficiency
Portfolio Management and Analysis
International Banking and Financial Market
Quantitative Methods in Economics and Finance
International Business Environment
International Strategic Management
International Business Law
Information Technologies and Risks
International Business Operations
|Study programme link||www.riseba.lv/en/students/postgraduate-studies/international-finance
|Requirements||Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Finance related areas or areas not related to the chosen study field;
Applicants who chose to study in English should submit valid IELTS or TOEFL certificate, or pass RISEBA English language test.
RISEBA is inter-disciplinary, multicultural university, which trains and develops intelligent, creative and independently thinking individuals for the global market. RISEBA stands for excellent education, internationally recognized degrees, high quality of the study processes, excellent scientific research base and highly qualified academic staff.
RISEBA have been awarded International Quality Accreditation by Central and East European Management Development Association (CEEMAN).
Population in the city of Riga: 637 971
Total number of students: 2627 (2018/19)
Number of International students: 321 (2018/19)
Number of academic staff: 73 (2018/19)
Accommodation possibilities and costs: Accommodation for international students in hostels
of partner institutions. The prices are starting from 150 EUR per month.