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Master of Science in Business

Major in Sustainable Finance

Customise your Master of Science in Business degree by choosing a major in Sustainable Finance.

WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?

With the increasing need for expertise in both sustainability and finance, you will become a well-prepared candidate within this career field. You will gain knowledge of issues related to global sustainable development, climate change, and corporate environmental and social responsibility with strong general management, quantitative and broad finance skills. The programme covers general management and quantitative skills combined with finance and sustainability topics. In terms of the sustainability coverage, the major has a strong focus on corporate and organisational aspects.

With a major in sustainable finance you will gain broad knowledge of the theory and quantitative tools of the core areas of business administration. You will be able to comprehend the central role of finance in the global economy, and in the adoption of sustainable technologies and practices. In addition, you will become knowledgeable in the main challenges and issues related to social and environmental responsibility, climate change, and global sustainable development.

Popular courses covered in this programme

Man looking at a Globe
Man looking at a Globe

Sustainable Finance

Understand the sustainability issues and ethical challenges facing today’s financial industry.

Illustration of Financial Strategy
Illustration of Financial Strategy

Financial Strategy in a Global Economy

Gain insight into financial decision-making in multinational firms from a managerial perspective, but approached by using theories within economics and finance.

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Picture of numbers

Investments

Gain insight into the international dimension of the investment process and sustainable short-term and long-term investment strategies.

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Picture of a plant

Value Creation, Sustainability and Social Welfare

WHY CHOOSE THIS MAJOR?

Engaging learning experiences and quality teaching are something we strive to provide, to help you build a solid skill and competency base, making you relevant for the future of work. In the video below, you will get the perspectives of our students, faculty, and the industry to understand the reasons for choosing to major in Sustainable Finance at BI.

Why choose a major in Sustainable Finance?

Programme Structure

The academic year at BI is divided into two semester, one in the autumn and one in spring. There are exams at the end of each semester. This programme structure provides an overview of which courses you will be taking and when you will be taking them.

1. Year

  • 60 credits (ECTS)

Spring

  • Financial Risk Management for ESG, Sustainability and Climate

    6 ECTS

  • Major elective course (choose one)

    6 ECTS

2. Year

  • 60 credits (ECTS)

Autumn

Please be aware that the study plan and courses can be subject to change.