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Course details

Each course syllabus is available here.
Select the academic year, campus and Faculty to view and download the file. 

First year

  • Management and accounting - 10 ECTS
  • Microeconomics - 10 ECTS
  • Foundations of private law - 10 ECTS
  • Mathematics - 10 ECTS
  • Financial intermediation - 10 ECTS
  • Statistics I - 10 ECTS
  • Business English - 4 ECTS
  • ICT - 2 ECTS
  • Foreing English (French, Spanish or German) - 4 ECTS
  • Theology I

Second year

  • Business law and financial regulation - 10 ECTS
  • EU law for financial economists - 5 ECTS
  • Macroeconomics - 10 ECTS
  • Advanced statistics - 5 ECTS
  • Quantitative methods for finance I - 5 ECTS
  • Reporting and financial statement analysis - 10 ECTS
  • Financial management - 5 ECTS
  • Theology II

Third year

  • Introduction to financial econometrics - 5 ECTSECTS
  • Derivatives - 5 ECTS
  • Corporate finance - 10 ECTS
  • Valutation and private equity - 10 ECTS
  • International monetary economics - 6 ECTS
  • Statistical methods for finance and insurance - 6 ECTS
  • Optional courses - 15 ECTS
  • Final thesis - 3 ECTS
By undertaking their initial work placements or internships, graduates will gain the knowledge to move confidently into the national or international finance community. Possible careers: manager in a banking institution (banks, asset management companies, private equity companies); financial officer in industrial or commercial companies; financial analyst; financial advisor in a law firm.
Classes for a.y. 2021/22 start on September 6th.

The academic calendar of the Faculty of Banking, Finance and Insurance Sciences for the academic year 2021/22  can be found here

Classes for 2021/22 intake are being delivered both in presence and online due to the current situation.

In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, should students not be able to attend classes in person, a hybrid format of in-person and online will be guaranteed to enable attendance from home, while guaranteeing full access to all learning opportunities and resources.

Updates about delivery mode for academic year 2022/23 will be published after April 2022.

If you are looking for a flexible and autonomous solution to learn Italian while studying at Università Cattolica, you can access the self-learning linguistic lab (CAP) of the SeLdA (Servizio Linguistico d’Ateneo) and benefit from a personalized language advisory service. 

In addition, SELDA organizes fee-paying Italian language courses, for more information contact SELDA from the dedicate iCatt function (in the homepage, box “request for information”).

Students are required to attend theology teachings aimed at offering a reasoned and critical knowledge of the Christian message.