Summer course in Finance

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Summer courses are a popular option for many students who want to gain additional skills or speed up the learning process. These classes usually take place when most people are on a break from the normal school year. There are many different summer courses available.

What is a Summer Course in Finance?  This is a study program available to students who are interested in gaining additional business and mathematical skills for the workplace. There are courses available to meet the needs of varying educational levels. Some programs have admissions criteria. During the course, it is common for students to learn financial topics such as mathematics, investments, economics, and accounting. Sometimes, students have the option to complete their classwork online. Other times, on campus learning is required.

There are several unique benefits to participating in a summer course. In addition to the knowledge that you gain, you will probably enjoy smaller classes. Many people like to study during the summer because it is a less stressful time of year.

The cost of a Summer Course in Finance varies depending on the program you choose and the school you want to attend. The cost is usually well worth the investment. If you need more information about tuition and other fees, try contacting the admission’s office at the school you are interested in attending.

When you complete your summer course, you can continue taking finance courses or apply for financial related jobs. Some of the skills you acquired during the summer might help you land a job. However, you might need to work towards a degree before you enter the workplace. Most people with finance backgrounds work as analysts, portfolio managers, brokers, or accountants. There are many companies around the world in need of people with financial backgrounds.

If you are interested in taking a course during the summer, then it is important to find the right one for you. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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The Finance Boot Camp

Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2018 Germany Frankfurt am Main

You didn’t choose to study Finance at university, but now you’re curious to find out more about the major financial products and investment strategies. You want a better understanding of the news; you dream about becoming the next George Soros – maybe you’ve even thought about going into banking after all. [+]

Best Summer Courses in Finance 2017/2018. The Finance Boot Camp - Summer School 2017 10.07.-21.07.2017 You didn’t choose to study Finance at university, but now you’re curious to find out more about the major financial products and investment strategies. You want a better understanding of the news; you dream about becoming the next George Soros – maybe you’ve even thought about going into banking after all. The application deadline is April 30, 2017.*20% Early Bird Discount – when you register by 31 March 2017. * Non-EU students: Be aware that Visa application can take some time, therefore apply as soon as possible. Do not miss the innovation of the Frankfurt School’s Boot Camp 2017: The Banking Game. In the first week of your Boot Camp you will participate in a Banking Game. During this class you study how to manage a financial institution by playing a web-based simulation Probanker in a competitive game of student teams. You will have to make choices about lending rates, advertisement campaigns, and funding sources and many other aspects of a real banker’s life to get a firm grasp of risk management in financial institutions. Scheduled for summer 2017, Frankfurt School’s Boot Camp targets non-finance Bachelor and first-year Master students seeking to develop and / or deepen their financial skills in one of Europe’s leading financial centres: Frankfurt am Main. When you opt for this course, you’re also choosing to benefit from our immediate proximity to prestigious financial institutions such as the European Central Bank... [-]

Elite Global Investment Banking Internship

Global Banking School
Campus or Online Full time 1 - 2 months Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

2-month Elite Global Investment Banking Internship is an unique opportunity to gain client-facing experience of real world transactions and working knowledge for Investment Banking, Private Equity and Hedge Fund careers. This internship placement will provide you with extensive transaction work experience. [+]

2-month Elite Global Investment Banking Internship is an unique opportunity to gain client-facing experience of real world transactions and working knowledge for Investment Banking, Private Equity and Hedge Fund careers. This internship placement will provide you with extensive transaction work experience. The first month (4 weeks) program provides the training for the Investment Banking Industry experience: Analysis of London stock exchange and New York stock exchange listed companies Preparation of buy and sell side transaction pitches, teasers, and writing confidential investment memo Excel Financial modeling and valuation of public listed companies by using "Comparable comps" method Excel Financial modeling and valuation of public listed companies by using "Discounted cash flow" method Excel Financial modeling and determination of the premium paid by buyer of the business by using "Transaction comps" method Excel Financial modeling and leveraged buyout of the company by a Private Equity sponsor Preparation of M&A transaction-ready model with Accretion/Dilution analysis of the deal Board presentation and closing of investment banking transaction The second month (4 weeks) program provides the following real world experience in a mid-market Investment Banking advisory firm: Benchmark and work on live transaction documents (teasers, CIM, valuation financial models) Attend conference calls with senior management (CEO, CFOs) Attend in-person meetings with board members of corporate clients Attend transaction team strategy sessions Learn legal documents of transactions Learn live negotiation Upon completion of this internship, you will be able to handle any transaction issues in Investment Banks, Private Equity Firms and Hedge Funds as an Analyst... [-]

Barcelona Corporate Finance Summer School

Barcelona Graduate School of Economics
Campus Part time 2 - 10 days June 2018 Spain Barcelona

The Barcelona Corporate Finance Summer School offers an in-depth analysis of the current state of research in the main areas of empirical and theoretical corporate finance. The objective of the school is to bring students up to date on the current debate in theoretical corporate finance, and to illustrate the best practice for the analysis of empirical issues in corporate finance. [+]

Best Summer Courses in Finance 2017/2018. The Barcelona Corporate Finance Summer School offers an in-depth analysis of the current state of research in the main areas of empirical and theoretical corporate finance. The objective of the school is to bring students up to date on the current debate in theoretical corporate finance, and to illustrate the best practice for the analysis of empirical issues in corporate finance. Given the short nature of the course, the focus will be mainly on key concepts rather than on technical details. Who will benefit from this program? The courses are designed for a mix audience of masters and graduate students, and practitioners who want to expand their knowledge in the area of corporate finance. The level of complexity is comparable to that of a PhD. Course schedule The schedule of the Barcelona Corporate Finance Summer School is designed to allow students to participate in all courses offered. However, courses can also be taken individually. Entry requirements Strong background in Economics or related fields Working knowledge of English There is limited space in the Barcelona GSE Summer School Courses. Among the candidates who meet the eligibility criteria, the Barcelona GSE will select those with more outstanding professional and/or academic careers. Admission Process Interested candidates should apply before May 30. After this deadline, your place may not be guaranteed. Capacity of the courses is limited. Some courses may close before May 30 depending on demand. Applications will be evaluated by the program directors and candidates will... [-]

Public Financial Management

SOAS Summer School
Campus Full time 3 weeks July 2018 United Kingdom London

The effective management of public finances is a fundamental function for every government and public sector organisation. [+]

Programme Description The effective management of public finances is a fundamental function for every government and public sector organisation. This course provides participants with the theoretical knowledge and tools for reviewing, discussing, understanding and evaluating key themes about public financial management. Based on academic research and practical examples, students will learn how the governments and public sector organisations plan and administer public spending; how tax policies are made; what are the effects of taxation; what other means, apart from taxation, the public sector has for raising revenues; how financial performance is reported to the public; and how fiscal balance is attained. In tutorials, students will be required to present assigned tasks and discuss case studies of public financial management drawing from a variety of countries from all over the world. This course is taught by Dr Alberto Asquer. Fees Tuition: a tuition fee of £1500 will be charged per 3-week programme. This figure does not include accommodation fees. Application fee: a one-off, non-refundable application fee of £60 will be charged to cover administration costs. Please visit the SOAS online store to make your application fee payment. Discounts An early bird discount of 10% is available if fees are paid by 17 April 2017. 15% discount for SOAS Alumni or if you take a combination of sessions 2 and 3. 20% discount for current SOAS students and our partner institutions. Other discounts are available for groups, please contact us for further information. Accommodation Accommodation is available at an extra fee of... [-]

Finance and Risk Management

SOAS Summer School
Campus Full time 3 weeks July 2018 United Kingdom London

The course teaches the main methods used by firms to manage risks and their applications in the global economy. [+]

Best Summer Courses in Finance 2017/2018. Programme Description The course teaches the main methods used by firms to manage risks and their applications in the global economy. It introduces financial markets and the principles of risk management and explains how to evaluate to apply the main risk management tools. The course looks at the use of financial derivatives for hedging and speculation in financial markets. It also addresses the potential pitfalls of risk management and discusses how an inappropriate use of risk management tools might have exacerbated the recent financial crisis. Fees Tuition: a tuition fee of £1500 will be charged per 3-week programme. This figure does not include accommodation fees. Application fee: a one-off, non-refundable application fee of £60 will be charged to cover administration costs. Please visit the SOAS online store to make your application fee payment. Discounts An early bird discount of 10% is available if fees are paid by 17 April 2017. 15% discount for SOAS Alumni or if you take a combination of sessions 2 and 3. 20% discount for current SOAS students and our partner institutions. Other discounts are available for groups, please contact us for further information. Accommodation Accommodation is available at an extra fee of £710 for 20 nights. For more details of how to reserve a room please visit our accommodation page. Credits Students are usually able to obtain credits from their home institution and typically our courses receive 3 credits in the US system and 7.5 ECTS in the European... [-]

Specialist Course In Quantitative Methods For Finance

Afi Escuela de Finanzas
Campus Full time 50 hours July 2018 Spain Madrid

The aim of this course is to introduce basic knowledge of quantitative concepts and language to understand some of the risk models or valuation of inancial instruments, etc. in order to respond to the increasing complexity and innovation of financial markets that require increasingly specialized training. [+]

GOALS The aim of this course is to introduce basic knowledge of quantitative concepts and language to understand some of the risk models or valuation of inancial instruments, etc. in order to respond to the increasing complexity and innovation of financial markets that require increasingly specialized training. To this the student is provided a basic knowledge of probability and statistics necessary to make any quantitative analysis using the Excel tool. The program is complemented by the study and implementation of Monte Carlo simulation, essential in this context. The focus of the course is eminently practical. All concepts and techniques are illustrated with examples and exercises in Excel. To whom it May concern? Being in possession or in a position to obtain the title of doctor, lawyer, engineer, architect or degree Students attending the last years of college career Professionals interested in entering and develop or strengthen their professional career in areas such as valuation of derivative instruments or measurement and control of financial risks 2016 Scholarship Program The requested documents may be delivered by registering on this website or via email rexposito@afi.es. The deadline for submission of the required documentation will be June 6th. The data will be reviewed. Announcing the resolution process June 21, 2016. DOCUMENTS DELIVERED TO OBTAIN A SCHOLARSHIP Grades card Curriculum vitae Motivation letter [-]

Course Portfolio Management Specialist

Afi Escuela de Finanzas
Campus Full time 80 hours July 2018 Spain Madrid

To whom it May concern? Being in possession or in a position to obtain the title of doctor, lawyer, engineer, architect or degree. Students attending the last years of college career professionals who wish to have a deep understanding of the financial industry and focus their professional career in the areas of management of investment funds, pension funds, treasuries, family offices and foundations, EAFI's, management wealth and financial analysis. [+]

Best Summer Courses in Finance 2017/2018. GOALS This program, with an entirely new structure, review the use of derivative instruments from an absolutely practical view, according to their use in management, embroidering the following: Analyze the economic and financial indicators with the greatest impact on financial markets and identify at what point in the economic cycle are more relevant. Addressing the key factors that define the behavior of the currency market. Present the different strategies for obtaining profitability and application portfolio management. To whom it May concern? Being in possession or in a position to obtain the title of doctor, lawyer, engineer, architect or degree. Students attending the last years of college career Professionals who wish to have a deep understanding of the financial industry and focus their professional career in the areas of management of investment funds, pension funds, treasuries, family offices and foundations, EAFI's, asset management and financial analysis. 2016 Scholarship Program The requested documents may be delivered by registering on this website or via email rexposito@afi.es. The deadline for submission of the required documentation will be June 6th. The data will be reviewed. Announcing the resolution process June 21, 2016. DOCUMENTS DELIVERED TO OBTAIN A SCHOLARSHIP Grades card Curriculum vitae Motivation letter [-]

Corporate Finance Specialist Course

Afi Escuela de Finanzas
Campus Full time 80 hours July 2018 Spain Madrid

To whom it May concern? Being in possession or in a position to obtain the title of doctor, lawyer, engineer, architect or degree. Students attending the last years of college career professionals who wish to have a deep understanding of the financial industry and focus their professional career in finance, corporate finance, trading and sales, marketing, human resources, administration [+]

GOALS This program, with an entirely new structure, review the use of derivative instruments from an absolutely practical view, according to their use in management, embroidering the following: Understanding the impact of the macroeconomic environment in the evolution of a business or business project. Can analyze the accounts of an organization facing decision-making. Provide the necessary knowledge for optimal budgeting and comprehensive monitoring of the budget Understanding the roles and responsibilities of the governing bodies of commercial companies To whom it May concern? Being in possession or in a position to obtain the title of doctor, lawyer, engineer, architect or degree. Students attending the last years of college career Professionals who wish to have a deep understanding of the financial industry and focus their professional career in finance, corporate finance, trading and sales, marketing, human resources, administration 2016 Scholarship Program The requested documents may be delivered by registering on this website or via email rexposito@afi.es. The deadline for submission of the required documentation will be June 6th. The data will be reviewed. Announcing the resolution process June 21, 2016. DOCUMENTS DELIVERED TO OBTAIN A SCHOLARSHIP Grades card Curriculum vitae Motivation letter [-]