Master of Professional Studies Programme in International Business and Finance

Master of Professional Studies Programme in International Business and Finance is intended for students who wish to increase their knowledge in the field of contemporary international and financial business. Having in mind the strategic orientation of the Republic of Serbia towards Europe, its tendency towards export-oriented economy as well as the importance of the role of finances in business, it is to be expected that in the coming years there will be an increasing demand for specialists in this area.

The Programme has been designed in accordance with the contemporary trends and scientific knowledge in the above-mentioned areas and conceived so as to enable acquisition of functional knowledge and skills in the area of international business and finance. During the work placement in companies with which the School has signed a cooperation agreement, the students will have the opportunity to apply their theoretical knowledge to specific business problems and develop workplace skills. This experience will prove invaluable to them for completion of their (final) Master thesis.

Upon completion of the Programme the students will be qualified to perform a wide range of jobs in financial institutions and companies active in international markets. Some of the jobs are:

  • banker
  • broker
  • investment advisor
  • international finances consultant
  • loan analyst
  • export-import manager
  • financial management advisor
  • risk management associate
  • financial analyst
  • head of finance department, etc.
Upon completion of the Programme, the students will be able to easily acquire prestigious national and international licenses for positions such as licensed portfolio manager, certified financial analyst, certified risk manager, etc.
No. ID Name Semester No. of Classes ESPB
1 17MST01 European Union Economics 1 3+3 8
2 17MST02 Business English 1 3+3 8
3 17MSA01 Economics of International Integration 1 3+3 8
4 Electives I 1 3+2 6
17MST07 Family Business Management
Competitiveness of Businesses and Economies
5 17MSA02 Banking 2 2+2 6
6 17SSA36 Securities Investment 2 3+2 6
7 17SST23 Financial Risk Management 2 3+3 7
8 Electives II 2 2+2 6
17MSA08 Business Strategies
17MSA09 Project Management
9 Work Placement I 2 0+0+5 4
No. ID Name Semester No. of Classes ESPB
1 17MOO01 Research Methodology 3 2+2 7
2 17MST04 Foreign Trade Management 3 2+2 6
3 17MST05 Globalisation 3 4+4 8
4 Electives III 3 3+3 7
17MSA11 Applying Statistical Models In Business
17MSA12 International Tax Policy
5 Work Placement II 4 0+0+5 4
6 17MST06 International Business Finance 4 3+3 7
7 Electives IV 4 3+3 7
17MSA13 Corporate Finance
17MSA14 Organizational Behaviour
8 17MSA06 Master’s Thesis Preparation 4 2
9 Master’s Thesis Defense 4 10