Teaching programmes


Quickly go to our Master programme in:
- Finance(in English)
- Quantitative Finance(in English)


Undergraduate
The department of Finance participates the Bachelor programmes in Economics, Econometrics and Operations Research, Business Administration, and International Business Administration. To find out more on these programmes, visit the Faculty's website or click

  • Economics (information in Dutch)
  • Econometrics and Operational Research (information in Dutch)
  • Bedrijfskunde (information in Dutch)
  • International Business Administration, information in English)

Note that the first two years of the Bachelor programme are taught in Dutch (except the International Business Administration programme). The third year has many courses offered in English. The third year also allows you to specialize in Finance and gear your curriculum towards a Master in Finance programme.

Graduate
The School of Business and Economics (SBE) offers several master programmes. For more information on all these programmes, visit the Faculty's website for information in Dutch or English. The Finance department is involved in the following programmes:

All Master programmes are taught in English.
For HBO students who want to enroll in the Master in Finance programme we have a premaster year.

PhD programme
The School of Business and Economics provides competitive postgraduate training and PhD opportunities. To this end, the Faculty runs a combined 2 year MPhil programme and a 3 year PhD programme at its graduate school, the Tinbergen Institute. For more information, consult the Faculty's web page for PhD application procedures.

Postgraduate education
The School of Business and Economics also offers a number of postgraduate programmes. These programmes are usually taught in Dutch. More information is available in Dutch or English.

Information on specific courses
The department offers a range of courses, aimed at providing students the opportunity to gather knowledge and practical skills on different topics in finance and financial economics. Courses cover issues in corporate finance, financial markets, supervision and regulation, asset(/liability) management, treasury management, and insurance.

Teaching material for the courses is available through the School's Digital Learning Environment Blackboard.

Course descriptions (not material) are provided through the studyguides.