Austria, Vienna

International Financial Management

when 8 July 2013 - 29 August 2013
duration 8 weeks
credits 7.5 ECTS
fee EUR 800

This Bachelor-level Program of the International Summer University WU in Vienna consists of intensive courses, held by WU university staff, and enrichment courses, held by renowned, international guest lecturers.

The course description:
International Financial Management is a course with emphasis on the basics in finance, and especially international finance, and focus on a managerial perspective.
The students develop an understanding of fundamental concepts of international finance.
The students gain knowledge on the foreign exchange market and important aspects of financial management of the multinational firm.
At the end of the course the student is able to convert the different currencies, decide on international investments and also account for the time value of money.
With a positive passing, the students will be able to price futures and options in the context of international markets and with respect to different currencies.

Course leader

WU university staff will hold this intensive course (6 ECTS) from Monday through Friday in the mornings.

Enrichment courses (1.5 ECTS) are held by renowned, international guest lecturers of WU partner universities and take place on selected afternoons.

Target group

General requirements are a minimum university standing of two years for undergraduates.

Course aim

WU university staff will hold this intensive course (6 ECTS) from Monday through Friday in the mornings.

Enrichment courses (1.5 ECTS) are held by renowned, international guest lecturers of WU partner universities and take place on selected afternoons.

Credits info

7.5 ECTS
Students will attend one Intensive Course (in this case, International Financial Management) and one Enrichment Course (either Intercultural Marketing or Strategies for Corporate Environmental Sustainability and Social Responsibility) and gain a total of 7.5 ECTS.

Fee info

EUR 800: Full tuition: 800 EUR OR reduced tuition: 400 EUR which applies to students who attend a WU partner university school.
EUR 1190: In addition to the tuition fee, a program fee is also required. The following services are offered to all participants: -Enriching classes with an international perspective - Opportunities for intercultural exchange through the social and cultural program -Breakfast and lunch (Monday through Friday on lecture days) -Accommodation in the students’ residence hall -Internet access on campus and in residence halls - Company visits (in the Graduate Program) -Public transportation ticket within Vienna for the time of the session -Course materials -Use of WU's infrastructure -Grade Certificate

Scholarships

As a strategic focus of WU, students living and studying in a non-EU member state in Southeastern Europe or in Ukraine or Russia can apply for a WU Scholarship. Application for the WU scholarship is open to students studying and living in: Albania, Belaru