Finance

Develop a deep understanding of financial markets, financial institutions, and the financial decision-making processes. Manage the risks, returns, and value of traditional and alternative assets and investments. Complete two finance modules to qualify for a minor in finance, or four for a finance major.

At a glance

  • Four modules available

  • Difficulty: Intermediate to advanced

  • Available as major or minor

Specialization snapshot

Key topics & skills

  • Valuing Financial Assets & Analyzing Capital Budgeting Decisions

  • The Risk & Return Relationship

  • Management, Regulations & Risks of Financial Institutions

  • Cost-Volume-Profit Analysis

  • Understanding Financial Performance Through Data

Professional skills gained

Accounting
Asset Valuation
Financial Analysis
Financial Management
Financial Markets
Financial Modeling
Financial Reporting
Portfolio Management
Revenue Projections
Risk Management

Why Finance?

Finance is not accounting. Finance is about analyzing and managing the risks and returns of investments and assets—both within corporate settings and in trading and banking—to ensure the long-term success of the organization.

Finance 1

Finance 1

Introduction to corporate finance, asset valuation, capital structure & international finance.

  • Credits: 7.5

  • Difficulty: Intermediate

  • Requirement: Core modules 1, 2, 3

Finance 2

Corporate Finance & Financial Management

Every business decision is a corporate finance decision.

  • Credits: 7.5

  • Difficulty: Advanced

  • Requirement: Finance 1

Finance 3

Investment Banking & Asset Management

Understand business valuation from any perspective and learn how to create modern valuation models.

  • Credits: 7.5

  • Difficulty: Advanced

  • Requirement: Finance 1

Finance 4

Derivatives & Risk Management

Assess, evaluate, and successfully manage risk, and understand the limits of risk-sharing.

  • Credits: 7.5

  • Difficulty: Advanced

  • Requirement: Finance 1

What our students say

Through classes, clubs, careers events, and coaching, I discovered my passion for the finance industry—an industry that’s practically non-existent in my home country.

Jolly Ndikumana

Burundian

Class of 2017

Upcoming events

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  • Hult Boston Virtual Open House: Sep 18

  • Hult London Virtual Open House: Sep 18

Application deadline

Upcoming deadlines:

  
  • January Intake: October 1, 2021

  • Early Decision: November 1, 2021

  • Regular Decision: November 1, 2021

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