Mba - specialization in financial management


Program Description


The current labor market makes it essential for companies to differentiate themselves from competition: this is where the qualification of human capital gains strength, to ensure, above all, the satisfaction of the client's needs.

For this reason, it is necessary that the Management of the company has a complete preparation in the several areas that influence its competitive positioning.

Specialists in the training of business management professionals in all its specialties (human resources, marketing, strategic direction, commercial, information systems, finance, etc.), IMF Business School in partnership with Camilo José Cela University, presents the MBA For Financial Directors, in which he studies in detail all the necessary aspects to become executive in the financial area of ​​a company.

It also has the advantage of generating a network of vital importance for your professional future, through teachers and other students.

Software licenses included:

IMF Business School, in partnership and collaboration with SAGE, a leading enterprise management software company, offers students, at no cost, educational licenses for the following programs:

  • Sage Nominaplus
  • Sage Contaplus
  • Sage Facturaplus

Access Requirements

Bachelor's or equivalent professional experience


Graduates or professionals, who want to develop their professional career in the financial area of ​​companies, banks, etc., with the aim of assuming positions of maximum corporate responsibility


Module I

Organizational Structure and Strategic Direction of the Company

  1. Principles and Foundations of Strategic Management
  2. Competition Analysis
  3. Fundamentals of strategy formulation
  4. Implementation of the strategy
  5. Strategy and management of change
  6. Types of companies

Module II

Economic Framing

  1. Fundamentals of economics and business
  2. Company and financial statements
  3. Fundamentals of financial accounting

Module III

Financial management

  1. The role of financial management
  2. Management Accounting
  3. Investment analysis
  4. Forms of financing

Module IV

Marketing and Commercial Management

  1. Marketing concepts and policies
  2. Market studies
  3. Sales forecast
  4. Business action plan
  5. Approach to the world of marketing
  6. Elaboration of the digital media plan
  7. Digital Marketing Competition Analysis
  8. Channels for projecting marketing campaigns

Module V

The Human Factor in the Organization

  1. Business organization and change management
  2. Strategic planning
  3. Compensation policy and incentive systems
  4. Control panel for people management
  5. Knowledge management response to multiculturalism
  6. Management of individual and group behavior

Module VI

Personal and Management Skills

  1. Approach to management skills
  2. Implementation of management skills
  3. The leadership. Personal and key management skills
  4. The leader in the organization
  5. Emotional intelligence applied to the development of management skills
  6. Internal and external communication

Module VII

Fundamentals of Accounting

  1. Accounting as an Information System
  2. Asset analysis
  3. Accounting Normalization
  4. Theory of accounts and accounting documents
  5. The accounting cycle. Results and accounting for the year
  6. Tangible Fixed Assets
  7. Intangible fixed assets
  8. Inventory
  9. Debtors and credits
  10. Creditors and debts to third parties
  11. The Value Added Tax (VAT)
  12. Treasury
  13. Financial investments
  14. Own funds
  15. Annual Accounts

Module VIII

Management Accounting and Decision Making

  1. Financial Accounting and Analytical Accounting
  2. Concept of cost and classification
  3. Neutral point, contribution margin and leverage
  4. Cost systems
  5. Standard cost and budget

Module IX

How to Analyze an Investment Project

  1. Financial math
  2. Investment analysis
  3. Fixed income market
  4. Variable income market
  5. Foreign exchange market
  6. Derivatives Market

Module X

Master's Final Work


English course

Basic, Pre-intermediate, Intermediate or Advanced
The student can choose one of the four levels


The MBA - Financial Management Specialization offers a fully flexible methodology tailored to your needs, regardless of geographical location or time availability.

E-Learning Methodology: All content will be available on the campus virtual campus 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, without any mandatory schedule so it becomes extremely flexible. In this way, it is easy to reconcile an active professional life with an excellent academic formation.

All contents are updated with great technical rigor, are easy to understand and have a clear practical vocation.

The IMF Business School offers its students:

  • Personal tutorials (chat, phone, email)
  • Webinars
  • Discussion and discussion groups through forums and chats
  • Self evaluation tests
  • Case studies and documentation
  • Possibility of live lessons
  • Virtual Library


Continuous evaluation as you progress in the study of MBA - Specialization in Financial Management. Each module is evaluated through the combination of online exams and case study development.

The achievement of the double degree, Master IMF Business School + Master Camilo José Cela University, is subject to overcoming all modules and preparing a final evaluation work.


The Course Tutors Panel is comprised primarily of corporate and academic professionals who can pass on to students real work experience and practical examples from their experience in business activity.

Download the programmatic content to know the Panel of Tutors.

Career Opportunities

Upon completion of the MBA with a Specialization in Financial Management, you will be able to practice as:

  • Director of the Financial Department
  • Financial Advisor or Tax Advisor
  • Director and Business Manager
  • Strategic Consultant in the Finance Area
  • Business Development Manager
  • Entrepreneur
Last updated Jul 2017

About the School

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