Title of the Programme
The programme shall be master of banking and finance MEng. (BK)
The financial sector needs economists with a thorough micro- and macrofinancial training and who have mastered quantitative management techniques for modern financial services companies. The goal of this programme is to form experts who are able to perform analyses of financial problems and developments within a sound theoretical and quantitative framework. The goal of this Master in Banking and Finance is to form experts who are able to perform analyses of financial problems and developments within a sound theoretical and quantitative framework. The MBF-programme should enable them to apply state-of-the-art techniques to problems in banks or other financial intermediaries and to formulate and implement innovative solutions. The banking and economic crisis after the fall of Lehman Brothers fundamentally altered the financial landscape. Regulators devised new rules, of which Basel III are the most influential.
Financial markets play a key role in the stability and prosperity of economies, governments and organisations, with profound effect on the individual and society as a whole. Are you fascinated by the dynamic context of today’s financial markets, and do you want to make a positive impact on the future of international finance and banking? Then the Master’s in Banking and Finance at IST Burkinafaso is the programme for you.