MA in Finance English and Georgian Sector

Program Coordinator
Dr. Avtandil Gagnidze
Why Finance? 
With an increased share in Economy, financial institutions, both private and public organizations have a high demand on skilled financial managers, which can correspond to contemporary demands, manage financial capitals, portfolios, give competent advice on risk management and make sophisticated investment decisions. 
Programme Description
MA in Finance Program provides both public and private sectors with highly qualified specialists having deep and comprehensive knowledge in finance (banking, insurance, capital markets, etc.). The study process here is organized in a way that is best suited to students needs and market requirements. Our students conduct independent studies  based on modern research methods and approaches, and are ready to contribute to the development of  sector and organizations.  The skills emphasized in the program are creative and analytical thinking, decision-making as well as communications skills that create conditions for successful careers. As a complement the program enables students to participate in practical internship programs in the private and public sectors.
Programme Advantages
With us you receive highly qualified staff and innovative academic programs equipped with modern educational technology; Market oriented curricula with Problem-oriented learning; Convenient timetable and Disability support;  Close cooperation with business and financial industry community (including: Banking Association, Georgian Insurance Association, Georgian Federation of  Certified Accountants and Auditors, Georgian Stock Exchange, etc.)
Student’s exchange opportunity
MA in Finance Program grants international experience and a worldwide network of connections through various international exchange programs with its partner universities abroad. Easily transferable credits and flexible programs allow our students to benefit from spending a part of their exchange in a different environment, receicing a wider insight in the profession chosen.
Career Opportunities
A degree of MA in Finance guarantees its graduates an expertise in financial environment, financial markets, gives ability to identify market opportunitnies and draw relevant strategy as well as participate in its implementation. 
Admission to the Programme 
A person is admitted to the programme if
  • He/she holds a BA or its equivalent diploma
  • Passes B Type test of  Unified National Exams for Masters(for Georgian citizens); 
  • Passes the university internal exams in specialty and English language
    • Those candidates who have international English language certificate equivalent to B2 level (TOEFL IBT, IELTS and FCE) are not required to take the exam in English language,if according to the program admission requirements English language is considered as a foreign language.
    • Those candidates who have graduated from educational program (instruction language – English) during last three years and their GPA is at least 75 (out of 100) or 3(out of 4), are free from passing English language examination.
Admission of International Students due to the link 
Language of Instruction: 1. English, 2. Georgian
Programme Duration: 2 years (120 ECTS)
Awarded Qualification: Master of  Business Administration in Finance
Tuition fee for Georgian citizens: 4500 GEL
Tuition fee for international students: 2500 USD
  • -20% A master’s student, who will register at IBSU between 21 August - 4 September 2017.
  • -15% Siblings;
For detailed information please contact:
Phone: (+995 32) 2595005/06/07 
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