Accounting & Finance
College of Business Management
MBA’s Specialization in Finance and Risk Management is designed to cover all dimensions of Risk Management and Finance including recent development in Corporate Risk Management, Sustainable Risk and Risk Financing techniques. Students will learn how to choose alternative techniques to reduce exposure and risks and implement a risk-assessment tool to evaluate future risks. They will also learn implementation and monitoring of selected techniques.
Students selecting the domain based specialization in Finance and Risk Management are expected to have completed the 30 credit hours of foundation stage of the MBA program. Specialization stage consists of 42 credit hours of course work covering strategic and operational areas. These include courses in the area of Marketing Strategy, Strategic Finance, Strategic Management, Leadership, Technology/ Operations, Entrepreneurship, Organizational Processes, Analytics of Decision Making, etc. During the specialization stage, students take 12 credit hours of strategy courses, 9 credit hours of operational level courses, and 12 credit hours of elective courses. These courses are specifically designed to understand the financial risk management. In addition to strategic, operational and elective courses students select two real life Capstone Projects (6 credit hours) in their area of specialization during their final year.
MBA track for specialization in Finance and Risk Management as well as the foundation stage is only available during the weekends. Candidates must select the specialization at the time of filing the application.