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CodeDegree Programme TitleStandard Length of Study
B0412A050005Finance3.0 years
Qualification AwardedBachelor degree, Bc.
Level of QualificationFirst Cycle
Access to Further StudiesThe graduates may continue in a Second cycle
Graduation Requirements180 ECTS Credits, Final state examination, Bachelor thesis
Mode of StudyFull-time
Programme Director or EquivalentPersonal IDName
DLU30prof. Dr. Ing. Dana Dluhošová
Course Structure Diagram with ECTS Credits1. year / Winter semester1. year / Summer semester
30 ECTS Credits30 ECTS Credits
2. year / Winter semester2. year / Summer semester
30 ECTS Credits30 ECTS Credits
3. year / Winter semester3. year / Summer semester
30 ECTS Credits30 ECTS Credits
Specific Admission Requirements
Specific admission requirements are determined by the Dean of the faculty. For more information please click here.
Specific Arrangements for the Recognition of Prior Learning
Informal learning - max. 60% of credits gained in prior lifelong learning can be recognized, as determined by the Dean of the Faculty.
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
Qualification Requirements:
Finished secondary education with secondary school-leaving exam.
The Czech educational system is regulated by the Higher Education Act (Act 111/1998). Studies at VSB-TUO are regulated by the Statute of VSB – Technical University of Ostrava.
Profile of the Programme
The aim of the bachelor's study program Finance is to prepare qualified professionals who will be able to perform specialized duties and managerial positions in finance in middle management. The study is focused and profiled especially with regard to the employment of graduates in the whole spectrum of corporate governance, especially in financial departments and in financial management of non-financial institutions (manufacturing and trading enterprises, government administration) and financial institutions (commercial and investment banks, investment companies, insurance companies) and in the activities of financial and tax advisors.
Key Learning Outcomes
Key Lerning Outcomes are Expressed in following Structure: Knowledge, Skills, General competencies
The graduate will obtain the knowledge that allow them to perform independently and practically qualified activities, to deal with middle-level management issues from corporate financial management, financial analysis, cost and cost management, investment decision-making, tax, commercial and investment banking, insurance and public finance. The content of the study is particularly focused to gain the knowledge in the following areas: - financial management and financial decision-making, - cost management, costing, pricing - accounting and taxes - financial markets - commercial and investment banking, insurance.
Graduates will acquire skills and will be able to: - carry out financial analysis - perform the financial decision-making - assess the investment projects, - prepare cost plans and analysis and create pricing - understand and apply the managerial accounting, - understand the principles of taxation and tax systems, banking and insurance market - get inside of the management of commercial banks, investment companies, mutual funds and insurance companies.
General competencies:
Occupational Profiles of Graduates with Examples
Graduates will find the positions in middle-level management in financial departments and in financial management in manufacturing, business, government, commercial and investment banks, insurance companies, financial and tax advisors. Typical jobs: - economist in corporate sector, non-profit organizations, municipalities, - financial manager (middle level management) - entrepreneurial, - financial and tax advisor - bank specialist - investment broker, - insurance broker, - personal banker, - banking and insurance advisor - investment advisor, - Personal Finance Advisor - Accountant - Controller, - Tax Officer - Financial Administration Worker - an employee of financial and other government departments.
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading
Examination regulations, assesment and grading are described in the Study and Examination Rules.
Course block: Compulsory - all courses are compulsory.
Course block: Choice-compulsory - student has to choose at least one course from the list of courses.
Course block: Optional - student can choose any course from the list of courses.
IMPORTANT: Student has to select so many courses to reach 30 ECTS credits per semester. Rules in detail and convenient selection of courses can be consulted with the programmme director.
Bellow stated courses are assigned for the degree studies only. Students coming to VSB-TUO for an exchange stay must select courses from the List of courses for exchange students.
1. Semester1. yearWinter semester30 ECTS Credits
2. Semester1. yearSummer semester30 ECTS Credits
3. Semester2. yearWinter semester30 ECTS Credits
4. Semester2. yearSummer semester30 ECTS Credits
5. Semester3. yearWinter semester30 ECTS Credits
6. Semester3. yearSummer semester30 ECTS Credits