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Certified Expert in SME Finance

Frankfurt School of Finance and Management

6 months
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1550 EUR/full
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About

This online Certified Expert in SME Finance course at Frankfurt School of Finance and Management, which is based on Frankfurt School’s broad experience in practical project work and theoretical business school education programs, is tailored to the needs of mid-level managers and loan officers active or interested in SME Finance.

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Overview

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are important engines of growth, jobs and social cohesion. However, the creation, survival and growth of SMEs is often hampered by access to finance. Thus, access to SME finance has become a key priority in developing and transition countries. Since the early nineties, Frankfurt School of Finance & Management is combining advisory work, training, and policy advice with applied research. The goal of the Certified Expert in SME Finance course at Frankfurt School of Finance and Management is to support financial institutions in developing and transition countries establish good practices in Micro and SME finance. 

What Do We Offer?

  • Seven units including video lectures, a PDF script laying the theoretical foundation, examples, practical exercises, online tests and case studies.
  • A discussion forum for course related issues as well as for exchange of opinions and experiences with peers, tutors and the FSDF e-Campus team.
  • Personalized support from your e-Campus.
  • The option to obtain a Frankfurt School Certificate after passing the final exam or a confirmation of course completion after completing the course.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • SME Credit Analysis - Collecting and Understanding Information
  • SME Credit Analysis - Verifying Information

  • SME Credit Analysis - Financial Analysis
  • SME Credit Analysis - Cash Flow Analysis
  • Loan Portfolio Management and Monitoring
  • Supporting Activities and Strategy

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 6 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

 

Language

English, French

Credits

6 ECTS

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Mid-management of financial institutions working with SME Finance
  • Operational staff within financial institutions working with SME Finance
  • Top management of financial institutions wanting to enter SME Finance
  • Staff of regulators, policy makers, donors and other SME Finance related institutions
  • Staff of SME associations
  • Consultants, students and other individuals interested in SME Finance

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    1550 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1550 EUR for the full programme during 6 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1550 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1550 EUR for the full programme during 6 months.

 

Funding

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