In addition to the MS degree, the program has strong and established international collaborations.
Graduate students can take their elective courses on-line from the Canadian Securities Institute (CSI) obtain the professional designation called Associate of the Institute of Canadian Bankers (AICB).
In these cases, the students must be aware that we can only offer limited guidance and supervision.
After you are allocated to our chair, we contact all allocated thesis writers and try to match students to supervisors by areas of interest.
degree in Banking and Finance in two ways: With thesis or non-thesis option.
With the non-thesis option, students take five core courses plus the completion of a further five elective courses and a term paper.Furthermore, the Department of Banking and Finance has an agreement with the John Deutsch International Executive Programs of Queen’s University (Canada) that enable graduate students to earn the Queen’s University Certificate in Investment Appraisal and Risk Analysis while studying at EMU.This is a renowned professional certificate in the area of investment appraisal that graduate students can obtain while studying at Eastern Mediterranean University.Additionally, through our established cooperation with CSI, students can also take Canadian Securities Course (CSC) which is recognized as the industry benchmark and delivers the training employers demand particularly for securities dealership/agent positions.Lastly, students can also enroll in the CSI’s Personal Financial Planner (PFP) program, a leading industry standard, ensuring that graduates gain the knowledge, skills and tools to evaluate and manage various wealth forms to optimize their clients’ financial situations.However you are welcome to choose your own thesis topic.It is also possible to conduct your research at an external research institute, government organisation or company.Nevertheless, you have to reply to our initial contact and state your envisaged starting date.Note that as soon as the topic is fixed you have to register your thesis.From these winning theses, one overall winner is selected by a jury. In justified cases, we also supervise thesis outside these areas.