MSc in Finance and Economics

Semester 1 (Winter 2020-2021)

Lecture (hours)Exercise (hours)ECTS
TOTAL (mandatory / optional) 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0
1.F1.Financial Markets and Institutions - The Luxembourg Financial Centre
[MScFE-25]
Module 1.F.Fundamentals of Financial Markets, Investments and Microeconomic theory30 3
1.F2.Financial Accounting & Reporting
[MScFE-26]
Module 1.F.Fundamentals of Financial Markets, Investments and Microeconomic theory30 3
1.F3.Fixed Income Analysis
[MScFE-27]
Module 1.F.Fundamentals of Financial Markets, Investments and Microeconomic theory35 4
1.F4.Modern Portfolio Theory
[MScFE-28]
Module 1.F.Fundamentals of Financial Markets, Investments and Microeconomic theory40 5
1.F5.Microeconomics, Risk and Information
[MScFE-29]
Module 1.F.Fundamentals of Financial Markets, Investments and Microeconomic theory35 15 5
1.D1.Mathematics
[MScFE-35]
Module 1.D.Mathematics and Data Analysis I30 3
1.D2.Statistics
[MScFE-36]
Module 1.D.Mathematics and Data Analysis I20 2
1.D3.Econometrics I ( R )
[MScFE-37]
Module 1.D.Mathematics and Data Analysis I20 25 5
1.D4.Econometrics I ( STATA )
[MScFE-38]
Module 1.D.Mathematics and Data Analysis I30 15 5
1.O1.VBA
[MScFE-34]
  (optional)
Module 1.O.Programming (extra curriculum)20 2

Semester 2 (Summer 2019-2020)

Lecture (hours)Exercise (hours)ECTS
TOTAL (mandatory / optional) 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0
Asset Pricing Theory
[MScFE-13]
2.1: Compulsory Courses Module40 5
Financial Stability : Theory & Practice
[MScFE-14]
2.1: Compulsory Courses Module40 5
Econometrics II
[MScFE-15]
2.1: Compulsory Courses Module40 5
Equity & Fixed Income Analysis
[MScFE-16]
  (optional)
2.2: Elective Courses Module50 5
Corporate Finance
[MScFE-17]
  (optional)
2.2: Elective Courses Module50 5
Derivatives
[MScFE-18]
  (optional)
2.2: Elective Courses Module50 5
Economie monétaire internationale
[MScFE-19]
  (optional)
2.2: Elective Courses Module30 5
Monetary Policy
[MScFE-20]
  (optional)
2.2: Elective Courses Module30 5
Public Economics
[MScFE-21]
  (optional)
2.2: Elective Courses Module30 15 5
Microeconomics of Banking
[MScFE-22]
  (optional)
2.2: Elective Courses Module45 15 5
Seminar in Economic Research
[MScFE-23]
  (optional)
2.2: Elective Courses Module40 20 5

Semester 3 (Winter 2020-2021)

Financial Economics (2020-2021)

Lecture (hours)Exercise (hours)ECTS
TOTAL (mandatory / optional) 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0
3.FET1.Econometrics (III) (STATA)
[MScFE_FE-1]
Module 3.FET: Specialisation Financial Economics Track30 20 5
3.FET2.Programming R and applications
[MScFE_FE-2]
Module 3.FET: Specialisation Financial Economics Track40 5
3.FET3.Advanced Microeconomics of Banking
[MScFE_FE-3]
Module 3.FET: Specialisation Financial Economics Track40 5
3.FET4.Introduction to survey sampling and variance estimation
[MScFE_FE-4]
Module 3.FET: Specialisation Financial Economics Track30 10 5
3.FET5.Impact Evaluator
[MScFE_FE-5]
Module 3.FET: Specialisation Financial Economics Track30 5
3.E1.Behavioral Finance
[MScFE_BK-6]
Module 3.E: Special Topics in Finance - Electives II30 5
3.E2.Household Finance
[MScFE_BK-7]
Module 3.E: Special Topics in Finance - Electives II30 5
3.E3.Financial Engineering
[MScFE_BK-8]
Module 3.E: Special Topics in Finance - Electives II50 5
3.E4.Professional seminars
[MScFE_BK-9]
Module 3.E: Special Topics in Finance - Electives II30 5

Investment Management (Winter 2020-2021)

Lecture (hours)Exercise (hours)ECTS
TOTAL (mandatory / optional) 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0
3.IMT1.Fund Management and the Asset Management Industry
[MScFE_IM-1]
Module 3.IMT: Specialisation Investment Management Track48 5
3.IMT2.Portfolio Management
[MScFE_IM-2]
Module 3.IMT: Specialisation Investment Management Track50 5
3.IMT3.Investment Strategies
[MScFE_IM-3]
Module 3.IMT: Specialisation Investment Management Track40 5
3.IMT4.Alternative Investments
[MScFE_IM-4]
Module 3.IMT: Specialisation Investment Management Track50 5
3.IMT5.Time series analysis
[MScFE_IM-5]
Module 3.IMT: Specialisation Investment Management Track50 5
3.E1.Behavioral Finance
[MScFE_BK-6]
Module 3.E: Special Topics in Finance - Electives II30 5
3.E2.Household Finance
[MScFE_BK-7]
Module 3.E: Special Topics in Finance - Electives II30 5
3.E3.Financial Engineering
[MScFE_BK-8]
Module 3.E: Special Topics in Finance - Electives II50 5
3.E4.Professional seminars
[MScFE_BK-9]
Module 3.E: Special Topics in Finance - Electives II30 5

Banking (Winter 2020-2021)

Lecture (hours)Exercise (hours)ECTS
TOTAL (mandatory / optional) 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0
3.BT1.Financial Intermediation
[MScFE_BK-1]
Module 3.BT: Specialisation Banking Track50 5
3.BT2.Banking Operations and Strategy
[MScFE_BK-2]
Module 3.BT: Specialisation Banking Track50 5
3.BT3.Fund Services
[MScFE_BK-3]
Module 3.BT: Specialisation Banking Track50 5
3.BT4.Insurance Techniques and Management
[MScFE_BK-4]
Module 3.BT: Specialisation Banking Track50 5
3.BT5.Empirical Methods in Banking
[MScFE_BK-5]
Module 3.BT: Specialisation Banking Track50 5
3.E1.Behavioral Finance
[MScFE_BK-6]
Module 3.E: Special Topics in Finance - Electives II30 5
3.E2.Household Finance
[MScFE_BK-7]
Module 3.E: Special Topics in Finance - Electives II30 5
3.E3.Financial Engineering
[MScFE_BK-8]
Module 3.E: Special Topics in Finance - Electives II50 5
3.E4.Professional seminars
[MScFE_BK-9]
Module 3.E: Special Topics in Finance - Electives II30 5

Sustainable Finance (Winter 2020-2021)

Lecture (hours)Exercise (hours)ECTS
TOTAL (mandatory / optional) 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0
3.SFT1.The Fundamentals
[MSFE_2_SUSTFIN-1]
Module 3.SFT: Specialisation -Sustainable Finance Track50 5
3.SFT2.Frameworks and tools
[MSFE_2_SUSTFIN-2]
Module 3.SFT: Specialisation -Sustainable Finance Track50 5
3.SFT3.Investment Strategy, Implementation and Risk Management
[MSFE_2_SUSTFIN-3]
Module 3.SFT: Specialisation -Sustainable Finance Track94 7
3.SFT4.Sustainable Corporate Strategy, Creating out-Performance
[MSFE_2_SUSTFIN-4]
Module 3.SFT: Specialisation -Sustainable Finance Track60 6
3.SFT5.Economics of natural hazard
[MSFE_2_SUSTFIN-5]
Module 3.SFT: Specialisation -Sustainable Finance Track20 2
Info Session for Internship - Schroders
[MSFE_2_SUSTFIN-9]
  (optional)
Module 3.SFT: Specialisation -Sustainable Finance Track0 0
3.E1.Behavioral Finance
[MScFE_BK-6]
Module 3.E: Special Topics in Finance - Electives II30 5
3.E2.Household Finance
[MScFE_BK-7]
Module 3.E: Special Topics in Finance - Electives II30 5
3.E3.Financial Engineering
[MScFE_BK-8]
Module 3.E: Special Topics in Finance - Electives II50 5
3.E4.Professional seminars
[MScFE_BK-9]
Module 3.E: Special Topics in Finance - Electives II30 5

Risk Management (Winter 2020-2021)

Lecture (hours)Exercise (hours)ECTS
TOTAL (mandatory / optional) 0 / 0 0 / 0 0 / 0
3.RMT1.Analysis and Management of Risks
[MScFE_RM-1]
Module 3.RMT: Specialisation Risk Management Track86 10
3.RMT2.Banking Activity and Risks
[MScFE_RM-2]
Module 3.RMT: Specialisation Risk Management Track50 5
3.RMT3.Investment Funds and Risks
[MScFE_RM-3]
Module 3.RMT: Specialisation Risk Management Track46 5
3.RMT4.Risk Management in Insurance
[MScFE_RM-4]
Module 3.RMT: Specialisation Risk Management Track35 5
3.RMT-Info Session for Internship -Schroders Presentation/University of Luxembourg
[MScFE_RM-8]
  (optional)
Module 3.RMT: Specialisation Risk Management Track0 0
3.E1.Behavioral Finance
[MScFE_BK-6]
Module 3.E: Special Topics in Finance - Electives II30 5
3.E2.Household Finance
[MScFE_BK-7]
Module 3.E: Special Topics in Finance - Electives II30 5
3.E3.Financial Engineering
[MScFE_BK-8]
Module 3.E: Special Topics in Finance - Electives II50 5
3.E4.Professional seminars
[MScFE_BK-9]
Module 3.E: Special Topics in Finance - Electives II30 5