Faculty of Management and Economics

Finance and Financial Technologies

Educational goals

The aim of the professional study program Finance and Financial Technology is to prepare graduates for their work in practice at business entities and in financial institutions in lower and middle management positions, with the ability to make independent decisions and apply a systematic and creative approach to problem solving. In addition to acquiring field-specific knowledge and skills in finance, controlling, business economics, accounting, taxes, financial markets, investing and financial technology, the aim is to acquaint students with the general basics of economics, law, management and human resource management. The aim of the study is to acquire and be able to apply basic knowledge in the field of computer and communication systems and programming, gain skills in analysis and data processing and application of financial technologies in business management or financial institutions, as well as actively use English language skills in professional communication.

Connection to other degree programmes

The bachelor's degree program Finance and Financial Technology is followed by the master's degree programs Finance and Business Administration and Entrepreneurship.

Admission requirements

The condition for admission is the successful completion of the entrance exam. The entrance exam is in written form. The applicant will deliver a written essay in English on a selected topic through an electronic application and within the deadline published in the conditions for the admission procedure. The scope of the essay is set at 2,500 - 3,000 words. The essay is evaluated by members of the admissions committee.

Additional information about admission procedure

Graduate profile

The professional study program Finance and Financial Technology equips the graduate with a set of basic knowledge in the field of business activities and processes, financial, investment, legislative, tax and accounting issues, methods, tools and technologies applied in financial management of companies and financial institutions, including investing in financial markets. The graduate is able to use basic knowledge of computer and communication systems, algorithms and data structures, data analysis and processing and principles of artificial intelligence for the application of financial technologies in the management processes of business entities and financial institutions. The graduate is capable of independent decision-making, creative thinking and dealing with people. They will be employed in lower and middle management positions within financial, controlling and accounting departments or information technology departments in business entities or financial institutions. He can work as a manager, analyst or consultant in organizations offering financial services, or as a project manager for the application of financial technologies. The graduate is also prepared to study in master's degree programs focused on finance, investment, taxes, accounting and financial technology.

Expected career prospects

The graduate will be competent for practical application in lower and middle managerial and economic functions within financial, controlling and accounting departments, or information technology departments in business entities or financial institutions. He can work as a manager, analyst or consultant in organizations offering financial services, or as a project manager for the application of financial technologies. The graduate will be ready to establish and develop their own business entity. The graduate will also be prepared to study in master's degree programs focused on finance, investment, taxes, accounting and financial technology.

Curricula

Year of validity: 2023

Compulsory Courses

In order to be able to continue his/her studies in the third year of the Bachelor's Programme (hereinafter referred to as "BP"), at least 85% of the credits from the compulsory courses for the first and second year of study must be obtained following the current curricula for the respective degree programmes. The amount of credits required for moving to the third year of the BP is rounded down to whole credits and is published in the Dean's Decision for the relevant academic year.

Year of studySemesterNameType of terminationNumber of credits
1ZSMathematics E1Examination5
1ZSMicroeconomics IExamination6
1ZSManagement 1Examination5
1ZSInformation Technologies for EconomistsClassified course credit (exam)3
1ZSProgramming BasicsClassified course credit (exam)3
1LSMathematics E2Examination5
1LSMacroeconomics IExamination6
1LSBasics of Project ManagementClassified course credit (exam)3
1LSApplied Statistics 1Examination5
1LSComputerized Data ProcessingClassified course credit (exam)3
2ZSFinancial MarketsClassified course credit (exam)3
2ZSFinancial Accounting 1Examination5
2ZSIntroduction to Financial TechnologiesExamination5
2ZSBasics of Enterprise EconomicsExamination5
2ZSApplied Statistics 2Examination5
2LSTaxesExamination5
2LSHuman Resource Management 1Examination4
2LSManagement AccountingExamination6
2LSBasics of ControllingExamination4
2LSLaw for Economists 1Examination5
3ZSBanking and Insurance 1Examination5
3ZSInvestment StrategiesExamination5
3ZSWork Placement 1 (I. - V. semester)Course credit8
3ZSCorporate Finance 1Examination6
3ZSBachelor Thesis SeminarCourse credit2
3ZSAccounting and Tax SoftwaresClassified course credit (exam)3
3ZSBasics of Quantitative MethodsClassified course credit (exam)3
3LSExpert Discussion: Bachelor´s Final ExaminationFinal state exam0
3LSWork Placement 2 (VI. semester)Course credit16
3LSBachelor´s Thesis PreparationCourse credit6
3LSRisk, Cyber Security and Financial Technologies ApplicationsExamination6

Compulsory Foreign Language Courses

In the first year of the BP, the student chooses one language (English or German) to study for the following 4 semesters.

Year of studySemesterNameType of terminationNumber of credits
1ZSEnglish LanguageClassified course credit (exam)4
1ZSGerman for BusinessClassified course credit (exam)4
1LSEnglish LanguageExamination4
1LSGerman for BusinessExamination4
2ZSEnglish LanguageClassified course credit (exam)4
2ZSGerman for BusinessClassified course credit (exam)4
2LSEnglish LanguageExamination4
2LSGerman for BusinessExamination4

Optional Courses

A student chooses from the offer of COMPULSORILY OPTIONAL SUBJECTS group 1 - subjects for minimum of 9 credit.

Year of studySemesterNameType of terminationNumber of credits
1LSEnglish for BusinessCourse credit3
1LSBata´s Management SystemClassified course credit (exam)3
2ZSEnglish for BusinessClassified course credit (exam)3
2ZSInternational economic environmentClassified course credit (exam)3
2ZSManagerial Skills and TechniquesClassified course credit (exam)3
2ZSIntroduction to Systems StudiesExamination4
2LSEnglish for BusinessExamination3
2LSHistory of Economic ThoughtExamination3
3ZSGerman Conversation 1Course credit3
3LSCommercial CorrespondenceClassified course credit (exam)3
LSManagerial Psychology and SociologyExamination4

Sport Activity - Compulsory Courses

Student musí splnit 4 sportovní aktivity dle vlastní volby za 1. a 2. ročníku BSP studia, každý semestr jednu sportovní aktivitu. Ze 4 sportovních aktivit musí být jedno povinné plavání.

Year of studySemesterNameType of terminationNumber of credits
Sports Activity - AerobicsCourse credit1
Sports Activity - American footballCourse credit1
Sports Activity - AikidoCourse credit1
Sports Activity - BasketballCourse credit1
Sports Activity - BadmintonCourse credit1
Sports Activity - BoxingCourse credit1
Sports Activity - CyclingCourse credit1
Sports Activity - FloorballCourse credit1
Sports Activity - footballCourse credit1
Sports Activity - GolfCourse credit1
Sports Activity - (Mountain) ClimbingCourse credit1
Sports Activity - Indoor CyclingCourse credit1
Sports Activity - Roller SkatingCourse credit1
Sports Activity - KendoCourse credit1
Skiing and Snowboarding AbroadCourse credit1
Sport Activities - Strength Training and FitnessCourse credit1
Sports Activity - SwimmingCourse credit1
Sports Activity - Self-defenceCourse credit1
Sports Activity - Indoor SoccerCourse credit1
Sports Activity - SquashCourse credit1
TableTennisCourse credit1
Sports Activity - TennisCourse credit1
Sports Activity - Tai Chi ChuanCourse credit1
Sports Activity - Tourist CourseCourse credit1
Sports Activity - TaekwondoCourse credit1
Sports Activity - Canoeing CourseCourse credit1
Sports Activity - VolleyballCourse credit1
Sports Activity - Health-related PT/PECourse credit1
LSSports Activity - Summer CourseCourse credit1