Curriculum

Course Code Course Name Credit Theoretical Lab/Practical ECTS
ECON501 ADVANCED MICROECONOMIC THEORY 3 3 0
ECON502 ADVANCED MACROECONOMIC THEORY 3 3 0
ECON5X1 ELECTIVE 3 3 0
ECON5X2 ELECTIVE 3 3 0
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ECON590 SEMINAR 0 0 0
ECON5X3 ELECTIVE 3 3 0
ECON5X4 ELECTIVE 3 3 0
ECON5X5 ELECTIVE 3 3 0
Course Code Course Name Credit Theoretical Lab/Practical ECTS
ECON500 THESIS 0 0 0
Course Code Course Name Credit Theoretical Lab/Practical ECTS
ECON520 SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT 3 3 0
This course introduces the concept of sustainable development at different geographical scales (local, national and international). It aims to explore the origin, goals, and challenges of sustainable development. The course will begin by analyzing the history of development and globalization projects using a cross-cultural perspective that considers social and environmental impacts outlining some key challenges, including reduction of poverty and sustaining the earth’s ecological integrity. As such, it deals with production, distribution, and consumption of natural resources as the principal determinants of sustainable development. The degree to which global market capitalism, subsistence, and other production systems have been, or currently are, sustainable over the long term will be explored. Moreover, environmental assessment policies and tools, indicators of sustainable development, and related social institutions are considered.
BUSN521 BUSINESS ECONOMICS 3 3 0
BUSN553 INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS 3 3 0
ECON505 BUSINESS ECONOMICS 3 3 0
BUSN513 ORGANIZATION AND MANAGEMENT 3 3 0
BUSN515 RESEARCH METHODS 3 3 0
ECON515 PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS 3 3 0
BUSN532 MARKETING STRATEGIES 3 3 0
BUSN512 HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT 3 3 0
ACFN584 ADVANCED CORPORATE FINANCE 3 3 0
The aim of the course is to analyze the primary issues in modern corporate financial theory and practice. The focus will be on the corporate practice (corporate financial policies) that will create value and maximize the wealth of shareholders. We will be concerned with what financial managers do and why, and how the theory of finance explains these behaviors. The course is designed in line with the subject topics covered in the Chartered Financial Analysts (CFA) Exam (Level I). The course studies the essentials of corporate finance with basic theories. It covers time value of money, financial statement analysis, valuing stocks and bonds, capital budgeting, capital structure decisions and cost of capital estimation.
ECON509 MONETARY AND FINANCIAL THEORY 3 3 0
INBA501 MONETARY POLICY AND ROLE OF CENTRAL BANK 3 3 0
Financial Markets, Banking, and Monetary Policy provides a comprehensive introduction to the financial system, including the markets, institutions, and mechanisms of finance, as well as the role of the central bank and monetary policy. The economic principles underlying finance are woven through the chapters, and the course includes an insightful introduction into the causes of and responses to the recent financial crisis. After the completion of this course students will have detailed information regarding the following topics; Overview of the Financial System, The Special Role of Commercial Banks, The Pricing of Financial Assets, Factors Affecting Yields, Principles of Portfolio Selection and Efficient Markets, The Money Market, The Bond Market, Securitization, The Mortgage Market, The Equity Market, Central Banking and the Federal Reserve, Monetary Policy: The Basics, Monetary Policy: Challenges Faced by Policymakers.
INBA503 INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL MARKETS & BANKING 3 3 0
The aim of the class is to provide you with an understanding of the financial system and the roles and functions of financial markets and institutions. A particular emphasis is placed on understanding the roles of intermediaries such as banks and investment firms. Will develops an understanding of the various characteristics and roles of fixed income, equity, and foreign exchange markets. While some attention will be given to the global nature of financial markets will be widely discussed. This class aims to equip you with an awareness and understanding of financial markets and institutions in the context of the global economy. Particular emphasis will be placed on the role and contribution of the banking sector. This class covers the reasons for, and nature of, of financial markets and institutions with a particular focus on banking, the global nature of these markets and their regulation.
EMNT501 PRODUCTION PLANNING AND SCHEDULING 3 3 0
BUSN509 STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT 3 3 0
BUSN551 MULTINATIONAL COMPANIES AND ISSUES IN GLOBALISATION 3 3 0
MULTINATIONAL COMPANIES AND ISSUES IN GLOBALISATION
ACFN505 PORTFOLIO THEORY AND EQUITY ANALYSIS 3 3 0
The aim of the course is to provide students with knowledge of portfolio management concepts such as Markowitz Portfolio Selection Process, Efficient Frontiers, Capital Asset Pricing Model and Arbitrage Pricing Theory. This course will enhance the student’s critical thinking as well as knowledge of specific techniques in the investment process, the global market investment decision, efficient capital market, stock market inefficiencies (anomalies), behavioral finance, variables that forecast stock returns, quantitative optimization methods based on stock return forecasting models and mean-variance analysis, equity style management, transaction costs, quantitative optimization methods based on stock return forecasting models and mean-variance analysis and measuring the performance of active portfolio managers.
INBA502 MODERN THEORY OF BANKING AND FINANCE 3 3 0
This course discusses financial governance and explains how financial markets and institutions complement each other. It also identifies the economic forces work within financial systems and explores how they determine system organization.This course also offers a theoretical survey of financial activity and its application to numerous practical situations. Course also explains both static financial system organization and the dynamics of financial system evolution. After the completion of this course students will have detailed information regarding the following topics; Financial System Functions, Financial System Governance, Financial System Organization and Change, Market versus Nonmarket Governance, Market Governance,Intermediation and Internal Governance, Terms of Deals, Pricing Stocks and Bonds, Pricing Derivatives by Arbitrage, Markets with Impediments to Arbitrage Securities, Bond and Mortgage Markets, Markets for Trading Risks, Exchange Rates and Markets, Marketable Securities Portfolios, Nonmarketable Securities Portfolios, Principles of Intermediation, Management Practice: Domestic Institutions, International Banking and Banking Markets.
INBA507 BANK MANAGEMENT 3 3 0
This course is an introduction to the modern theory of banking and financial intermediation. Despite their long history and importance, banks do not easily fit into the models that economists typically use. It will examine different modelling approaches, with an emphasis on models based on asymmetric information. We will also study theories of financial instability and regulatory response to instability. After the completion of this course students will have detailed information regarding the following topics; Banking and the Financial Services Industry, Government Policies and Regulation, Analyzing Bank Performance, Managing Noninterest Income and Noninterest Expense, The Performance of Nontraditional Banking Companies, Pricing Fixed-Income Securities, Managing Interest Rate Risk: Earnings Sensitivity, Managing Interest Rate Risk: Duration Gap and Economic Value of Equity, Using Derivatives to Manage Interest Rate Risk, Funding the Bank, Managing Liquidity, The Effective Use of Capital, Overview of Credit Policy and Loan Characteristics, Evaluating Commercial Loan Requests and Managing Credit Risk, Evaluating Consumer Loans, Managing the Investment Portfolio and Global Banking Activities.
BUSN531 DATA ANALYSIS & COMPUTER APPLICATIONS IN MANAGEMENT 3 3 0
BUSN508 LEADING, TRANSFORMATION AND CHANGE 3 3 0
ENRE527 MODERN ECONOMIC ISSUES IN ENERGY SYSTEMS 3 3 0
BUSN566 ORGANIZATION BEHAVIOUR 3 3 0
ECON101 MICROECONOMICS 0 0 0
ECON102 MACROECONOMICS 0 0 0
ELTE501 ENGLISH PHONETICS AND PHONOLOGY 3 3 0
EMNT524 SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT 3 3 0
BUSN595 TECHNIQUES FOR STATISTICAL ANALYSIS 3 3 0
MRKN506 SERVICES MARKETING 3 3 0
ACFN519 INVESTMENT APPRAISAL 3 3 0
This course is devoted to the techniques of cost-benefit analysis of investment projects. The course covers both the analytical techniques as well as their practical applications in decision-making. The course topics will cover financial modeling of investment projects, alternative investment criteria, the role of discounting the time value of money, pre-feasibility and feasibility studies in project appraisal, sensitivity analysis and maintaining consistency between real and nominal prices, inflation rates, exchange rates and interest rates. It will also cover how to determine the optimal scale and timing of investments and how to construct income statements and balance sheets from cash flow projections.
BUSN535 CONSUMER BEHAVIOR 3 3 0
ACFN514 INVESTMENTS MANAGEMENT 3 3 0
Develops an understanding of the models and concepts of profitable investing, relying on theoretical development and consideration of observed pricing, market, and participant behavior. Examines the markets through which investment funds are channeled and the motivations of the investing and borrowing communities.On successful completion of this course, all students will have developed knowledge and understanding on: how securities are Traded, Mutual funds and other investment companies, Global Financial Instruments, Efficient Diversification, The efficient market hypothesis, Intentional investing, Taxes. Inflation, and investment Strategies, Investors and the investment process, Behavioral Finance and Technical analysis. Examines the markets through which investment funds are channeled and the motivations of the investing and borrowing communities.
ISYE537 COMPUTER VISION 3 3 0
Image formation. Early processing: low-level vision and feature extraction. Boundary detection. Region growing. Texture. Motion. Two-dimensional and three-dimensional representation. High-level vision: learning and matching.
BUSN565 COST ACCOUNTING FOR BUSINESS MANAGERS 3 3 0
EMNT525 RESEARCH METHODS 3 3 0
ECON503 ECONOMETRICES 3 3 0
BUSN555 DATA SCIENCE AND MANAGING BIG DATA 3 3 0
BUSN556 INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS 3 3 0
EMNT502 TOTAL QUALITY MANAGEMENT 3 3 0
ACFN516 FINANCIAL MANAGEMENTS 3 3 0
Solving issues relating to financial management has become a big problem in our contemporary world for financial managers. To make a difference, this course is purposefully designed to facilitate students’ ability to synthesize and incorporate presented tools into flexible model for curtailing the long existing problem of financial managers. On successful completion of this course, all students will have developed knowledge and understanding of: Project Analysis and Evaluation, Some Lessons from Capital Market History, Return, Risk and the Security Market Line, Cost of Capital, Raising Capital, Financial Leverage and Capital Structure Policy, Dividends and Dividend Policy, Short Term Finance and Planning, Cash and Liquidity Management and Credit and Inventory Management.