Bachelor of Finance


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Program Description


The Finance program that is in line with the requirements for C.F.A.® (Chartered Financial Analyst) Level 1 examinations was first introduced in 2011. C.F.A.® is the globally recognized top-level qualification of financial analysts that is certified by the C.F.A. Institute.

This study program is meant to educate versatile financial specialists. First, the students start learning the essential principles of financial accounting and go down to learning the application of specific methods and principles of finance. The students studying according to the program acquire knowledge about the management of state, institutional (financial), corporate and personal finance, which they can later deepen in a specific area of their choice.

A graduate of the Finance Program will be able to manage the financial accounting processes of company groups, make complex investment projects, including decisions regarding financial portfolios and financial risk management, and to analyze financial market operations.

Finance program director

Dr. Asta Klimavičienė

“Knowledge of various financial products and services, as well as the ability to apply them properly, is very important in today’s world. Finance program aims to prepare specialists who would have broad theoretical and applied knowledge, which is necessary for a career in corporate finance, investment management and other areas of business or financial institutions, related to financial analysis. Upon completion of this program, students who aim for a financial analyst career will be prepared to take the C.F.A. I level exam, since the program corresponds to its contents. It guarantees that knowledge and skills of ISM Finance program graduates will be relevant globally, and will provide them with a competitive advantage in their professional careers.”

After the studies you will be able to:

  • forecast the influence of current economic and financial decisions in a broader context of organizational management;
  • choose the suitable mathematical, statistical, econometric and other analysis methods as well as to independently perform the economic analysis of a country, sector or company;
  • analyze corporate financial management processes and solve financial and management accounting tasks of various difficulty;
  • explain the relationship between the finance theory and practice and make practical use of the knowledge when assessing financial information;
  • analyze the operations of financial markets and institutions.

Finance: subjects



  • Principles of Economics, Business and Management (MNG101, F, VVA)
  • Principles of Finance (FIN114)
  • English for Finance I (HUM163)
  • Mathematical Analysis (FUN101, EN)
  • Elective Course (1)


  • Finite Mathematics (FUN103, EN)
  • Logic (FUN121, EN)
  • Microeconomics (ECO101, F, EP, ITM)
  • Financial Accounting (FIN101)
  • Academic Writing and Presentation Skills (HUM108, EN)
  • Elective Course (1)



  • Macroeconomics (ECO102, F, ITV)
  • Managerial Accounting (FIN103, EN)
  • Personal Finance (FIN115)
  • Statistical Data Analysis (FUN107)
  • Elective Course (1)


  • Strategic Management (MNG109, EN)
  • Financial Markets and Institutions (FIN105)
  • Social Responsibility and Ethics in Global Business (MNG123)
  • Principles of Financial Management (FIN116)
  • Elective Course (1)



  • Corporate Finance (FIN117)
  • Public Finance (FIN104)
  • Econometrics (ECO105)
  • Global Economics (ECO104)
  • Elective Course (1)


  • Managerial Economics (ECO107)
  • Investment Management (FIN107, EN)
  • Advanced Financial Accounting (FIN118)
  • Business Information Systems (FUN111)
  • Elective Course (1)



  • Internship (FIN119)
  • Bachelor Thesis (FIN120)

Last updated May 2020

About the School

Since starting its activities in 1999, ISM University of Management and Economics had one aim from the very beginning – to offer innovative, qualitative studies and training of management and economic ... Read More

Since starting its activities in 1999, ISM University of Management and Economics had one aim from the very beginning – to offer innovative, qualitative studies and training of management and economics for creative, ambitious young persons and already experienced business managers. Customer Recognition (students, businesses and alumni), International Recognition and Sustainability. Quality and internationality have become the most important priorities of the University’s activities. This aim has been evaluated by International Quality Accreditation (IQA) awarded to ISM in 2006 by the Central and East European Management Development Association (CEEMAN), thus certifying that ISM belongs to universities that offer the most advanced business studies in the region. Read less
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