MBA in Corporate Finance

Zagreb School of Economics and ManagementZagreb - CROATIA

Field(s) of study: Financial Engineering and Corporate Finance
Cost of pre-eligibility application: 
  • Via Mastersbooking: 0 €
  • Via the regular school procedure: 150 €
Course cost: 10 400 €
Possible funding options: 
  • Bank loan

Next admission round: 

Next recruitment session:
Mar 2018
Dec 2018

Available slots: 

Available spots: 30
Places available per academic year: 30

Program Language

  • English

Course length: 

1 year (12 months)

Start of the program: 

September 2018

Level of entry: 

A Level+4 years



ZSEM's MBA in Corporate Finance is intended for everyone that wishes to start a career in the private sector in the area of corporate finance. The curriculum of this program offers a broad and interdisciplinary education, but also centers on specific and special knowledge in the area of business administration, with a focus on quantitative courses in economics. This program is also well suited for financial analysts, accounting experts, a well as managers that wish to expand their skills to include knowledge in the areas of finance and accounting.

Corporate Finance Management, Managerial Accounting Techniques, Investment, Accounting Information Systems, Business Ethics, Financial Instuments Accounting, Financial Statement Analysis, Financial Derivatives, Financial Reporting, Financial Institutions and Markets, Financial Statement Audit and graduate thesis

Course format: 

Full time 

Qualifications/expertise after completing the program


Entry requirements

MBA candidates should have good undergraduate transcripts, regardless of the field of the study. Through the application process candidates have to show the ability to understand the courses at the graduate level.
The candidate does not have to have a business background; admissions committees look for a students with a diverse academic background.
MBA candidate, having work experience has an advantage, but work - experience is not an absolute requirement. However, a good MBA candidate should have specific career goals and elaborate why are their choosing specialization in this area and how will an MBA degree help you in your future professional development.
It is important for a candidate to show he/she can work in a collaborative environment, to work as a leader and as a part of a team.

Admission criteria: 

Academic success in the undergraduate and graduate program - 30%
Interview with a candidate - 30%
2 recommendations on academic or professional qualifications - 25%
Motivation letter - 15%

Course cost description: 

  • Payment in one installment to the ZSEM's gyro account: 5%
  • Payment by a student loan: 5%
  • GPA in the completed undergraduate and graduate program 3,5 - 3,99: 5%
  • GPA in the completed undergraduate and graduate program 4,00 - 4,49: 10%
  • GPA in the completed undergraduate and graduate program 4,50 - 5: 15%
  • Citizens of Croatia and European Union (without dual citizenship) : 5%
  • Candidates with a minimum of 5 or more years of work experience: 5% (to be proved by an official certificate).
  • ZSEM alumni: 5%


Mia Kišiček

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