Society and Culture / Master's degree programme
Financial Analysis, Consulting and Management

General information for the a.y. 2022-2023

Disciplinary areaSociety and Culture
Duration 2 years - 120 Credits
Admission Accesso Libero No limited access
Language Partially taught in English (1 courses)
Teaching method Lectures
Regulation Main Teaching Regulations
Call for Application / Short list Extract of the Call for application to the Master's degree Programme in FINANCIAL ANALYSIS, CONSULTING AND MANAGEMENT
Bando di ammissione al corso di laurea magistrale in ANALISI, CONSULENZA E GESTIONE FINANZIARIA (ACGF)


The Degree Programme in Financial analysis, consulting and management is aimed at training master graduates to carry out highly professional roles in the management of credit companies and in financial management of enterprises, in the analysis, consulting and portfolio management and in measuring and covering the risks by means of intermediaries, private and public institutions, and research centres.

Course content

The Degree is an interclass programme, LM-16 Finance and LM-77 Economic and Business Sciences. Students choose the class when enrolling in the second year, after getting to know their preferences of their areas of interest during the first year, based on the job opportunities desired and/or the higher-level training programmes. Students may take the state examination for qualified accountant (if LM-77) or actuary (if LM-16). The Degree Programme structure provides for a first year in common with courses of mathematics and geometry, risk management (in English), macrofinance scenarios, taxation of enterprises and of financial activities, financial markets and institutions, financial market law, bank management, corporate financial policies; a second year with two courses in advanced risk management and in corporate and investment banking, and the choice between a course on topics of financial analysis - with two modules in portfolio management and business valuation - and one of financial management - with two modules on bank balance sheets and performance indicators, and private banking, extraordinary finance, insurance companies.

Career options

The expected job opportunities are: highly qualified positions in the areas of credit, risk management, banking and financial regulation and supervision at banks, insurance companies, auditing firms; highly qualified positions in corporate and private banking and corporate finance; analyst and portfolio manager at banks, asset management companies, insurance companies; financial advisor; analyst in financial institutions and trade associations, public and private research centres; expert in communication and training on economic-financial issues. Examples of actual job opportunities of recent graduates are as follows: Italian and foreign banks (including BPER Banca, CREDEM, Intesa, Unicredit, Cariparma, Credit Agricole, BNP, Illimity), banking services companies, financial consulting companies (including Prometeia, SCS, CRIF), non-financial companies (including FCA, CNH, Panini, AVIS, Max Mara, Emak, Bonfiglioli, Voilàp Digital), insurance companies (including SACE, Assicurazioni generali, Unipol, CredemVita), Italian and foreign investment companies (Brevan Howard, Optima, Pharus, Prometheus), auditing firms (including Deloitte, Ernst&Young, PwC), national and foreign institutions (including Bank of Italy, ECB). Graduates in Financial Analysis, Consulting, and Management are also registered in the Orders of Chartered Accountant, Accountant, Actuary. Other graduates in Financial Analysis, Consulting, and Management operate in the university world as lecturers, PhDs and PhD students.

After the degree

Master's Degree

List of single courses taught in English

- Risk management [ credits: 9]

More information

Course Director
prof. Giuseppe Marotta
dott.ssa Lara Liverani

The course is managed by the Marco Biagi Department of Economics