About Gisma Business School
Since its establishment in 1999, GISMA Business School has paved the way for talented and skilled individuals to develop tech-driven and innovative solutions to some of the biggest challenges in the business world. GISMA educates individuals to be responsible members of the global business community. GISMA stands for practice-oriented and inspiring management education that enables students to be engaged in life-long learning and synergizing relevant academic science and practice. GISMA cooperates with a network of globally operating organizations in business and higher education and supports the business community in its internationalization and change processes by preparing students for the global and regional (German) business community. Additionally, through a range of partnerships with schools including the triple-accredited Grenoble Ecole de Management, The University of Law and Kingston University, GISMA has expanded its selection of programs providing more students with the opportunity to pursue their career ambitions. One of Gisma proudest achievements has been the establishment of the MBA program in collaboration with Grenoble Ecole de Management, one of the most prestigious business schools. Through this program, students develop their skills enabling them to become leading business professionals who can grow successful organizations. In 2018, GISMA announced the establishment of its first center outside of Germany, in London. This was a significant step for GISMA in terms of achieving an international presence. Students are also encouraged to pursue internships and job opportunities in Germany. With campuses in Berlin, Hannover and Hamburg, students have access to numerous employers from the world’s biggest tech firms as well as a range of start-up companies. Cooperation between GISMA and employers has enabled students to find exciting job opportunities and work on collaborative projects.
The MSc Financial Risk Management has been designed to provide students with a comprehensive, globally focused understanding of the risk management tools, ranging from enterprise-wide risk management practices to specific techniques and requirements in the financial industry sector.
You will gain a fundamental understanding of financial products including equities, bonds, derivatives and investment funds. It also examines types of risks faced by businesses and risk management practices within financial institutions, namely market, credit and counterparty risks.
With a core focus on employability, this course will ensure students are up-to-date with all the latest developments in this constantly shifting field.
Based at GISMA’s central campus in Berlin, students have the opportunity to expand their network and immerse themselves in the diverse, forward-thinking environment. Germany is the most popular option for international students looking to study in Europe, recognized for its high-quality education of which you can experience at GISMA.
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Upon completion of this course, students will have the necessary skills and knowledge for switching to or progressing within a career in risk management, compliance, audit and treasury functions of financial institutions and corporates.
Additionally, students who graduate from this degree may consider pursuing further studies with Chartered Management Institute’s (CMI) professional qualifications, a PhD or MBA.
Our dedicated Career Development Centre will help students fulfil their career goals through a variety of specialized services, and establishes long-lasting relationships with alumni and employers.
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