DBA – FINANCIAL ENGINEERING

COURSE OVERVIEW

It is well known that financial engineering is one of the branches of risk measurement science. It is concentrated in two main areas: the study of the money market (stock exchange, banks) and the study of the financial balance of companies

The art of dealing with financial operations that provide all the investment needs to do a new project or work, and this course has been specially designed to give you the ability to innovate financially, which refers to the role of the financial department in companies in developing appropriate plans to deal with the economic goals associated with the financial year, It is to provide the necessary profits to ensure the continuation of the company’s work, to maintain an adequate percentage of financial liquidity, and to try to reduce the impact of risk as much as possible.

The program focuses on the key fundamentals of financial research and development framework, as well as on multimedia development and competition in today’s financial industry. The program will provide students with a comprehensive understanding

In financial sovereignty and financial technology strategy in business. Students will be introduced to financial topics such as mathematics for finance, principles of finance, differential equations, among others.

The fundamentals of enhancing financial literacy are then supplemented with technology-related subjects, in a move to produce graduates with highly financed competence and competitiveness. Such as computer networks, internet computing and database management systems, computer programming, database management systems, computer networks and internet computing, mathematics programming and software engineering.

The teaching team, which combines academic and professional training skills, will teach you and introduce you to best financial engineering practices, trends and recent issues.

All units are taught by experienced lecturers who hold a PhD and have spent many years working in various companies.

Course Aims

This Online program will enable you to:

  • Acquire a strategic financial management orientation
  • Understand risk financial management strategies, techniques and methods
  • Apply the acquired knowledge to solve a practical financial engineering problem in the real world.
  • Developing and demonstrating knowledge of quantitative finance,
  • Refine communication skills and delve deeper into the area of interest outside of the classroom.
  • Deepening exceptional skills in areas such as quantitative trading strategies, portfolio management, risk management, hedging and derivative valuation,
  • Interact directly with clients, gaining valuable experience with potential employers and expanding their professional networks.

Course Card information

  • course code:FE-DBA/14
  • Name and level of final award :DBA / Financial  Engineering
  • Awarding body/institution :BARVQ
  • Status of awarding body/institution :Recognized Body
  • Location of delivery :Brussels – Belgium
  • Language of delivery and assessment :English
  • Duration :24 months full-time

36 months part-time

  • QAA subject benchmarking group(s) :Finance
  • EQF Degree  :8

  • This course is compound of 18 modules plus applied research-based doctoral project. ,you need Completion of Doctoral Study with :
  • Core financial engineering Specialization course (7)
  • Core financial Analysis Specialization course (7)
  • Elective course (3)
  • Research methods courses (1.)
  • Doctoral Writing Assessment (1.)

§  Minimum Degree Requirements

  • To be eligible for the DBA, students have to take and pass six of the taught modules each year, in addition applied research-based doctoral project.
  • There are core and option modules available as part of the course and their credit value.
  • Full-time Postgraduate students’ study 90 credits per year, plus 60 credits for applied research-based doctoral project, usually over two years , and for part-time students’ study 60 credits plus 60 credits for applied research-based doctoral project,   usually over three years.
  • Demonstrate a critical awareness of current financial engineering, program and portfolio issues and developments; and investments
  • Evaluate the existing financial investment plans and potential risks and their alignment with the strategic capacity of the mandated organization.
  • Critically apply financial engineering skills to evaluate and direct financial flows to maximize potential returns
  • Demonstrate creativity and innovative thinking in devising appropriate financial models to evaluate, manage, delegate and control investment-related activities, risks and quality.
  • Demonstrate profound competence in undertaking, successful completion and evaluation of a major project.
  • Previous study:
  • Master Diploma or equivalent
  • Four-Year Bachelor Diploma
  • Work Experience:
  • Master Diploma or equivalent: 5+ Years of Experience in the same or related field
  • Four-Year Bachelor Diploma: 7+ Years of Experience in the same or related field
  • Age: 25 Years or more
  • Related job titles to explore
  • Financial engineer
  • Investment manager
  • Portfolio manager
  • Risk manager
  • Trading strategist
  • Financial manager
  • Researchers,
  • analysts,
  • executives and managers in commercial banking,
  • insurance,
  • unit funds, investment banking, risk management,
  • Forex, Derivatives, Capital Market and Stocks.
  • Employment settings to explore
  • Corporation
  • Accounting firm
  • Consulting firm
  • Government – local, state, federal
  • Self-employment
  • Land-based or online college or university
  • Community college
  • Small business
  • Health care organization
  • Insurance firm
  • Manufacturing
  • 100% online via Online Campus (an interactive online learning environment) with intensive class discussion and collaboration

DBA financial engineering

  • All taught core modules plus the project module plus one option/elective module.