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The Professional MBA in Finance is a future oriented program: it provides you with theoretical expertise, analytical know-how and practical management tools enabling you to succeed in the dynamic, globalized field of finance. We've designed the curriculum specifically around applicable content and is taught by an international faculty of top experts from the finance sector (e.g. Harvard, Copenhagen Business School).
At WU Executive Academy, we understand the busy lifestyle of a business executive, manager, or entrepreneur, and as a result, we build our programs to cater to you and your schedule—not the other way around. In fact, the modular structure of our 20 months part-time programs ensures you receive the most up-to-date training, while spending little time away from work. During the program, you will specialize in the following topics
The three pronged structure of our Professional MBA programs allows students to enhance their management and leadership skills through a Business Core module, develop industry-specific skills during a Specialization module, and practice both in a Master Thesis module. Additionally, our state-of-the-art e-learning platform makes it easy for you to study while you work, applying what you learn along the way!
The overall concept of the Professional MBA Finance, created by Prof. Frühwirth, is really convincing. All components of this MBA program have been carefully designed: The curriculum contains the most important Finance topics, including the interface of Finance and Psychology and "Hot Topics in Finance". The webpage shows the learning outcomes in a very detailed and clear way. The professors teaching in this program have been thoroughly selected from international universities and companies. The Distinguished Guest Speaker events round off the classes by adding additional industry perspectives, which I consider very important.
One important part of the program is an international residency in the USA, where you will visit international companies and listen to selected guest speakers from top universities and firms. You will get special insight into the American way of doing business and the strong financial system in the Boston and Cambridge area.
The Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration (WU) is one of Europe's leading universities and can look back on 100 years of excellence in executive education. We are proud to have received the prestigious triple accreditation from AACSB, AMBA, and EQUIS, which is reflected in the outstanding quality of our executive education. This has also been recognized in international rankings:
After completing the program you will graduate with the academic title "Master of Business Administration (MBA)" from the Vienna University of Economics and Business.
Are you ready to take the next step in your professional career?