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About

The Finance for the Future - Investments, Sustainable Finance and FinTech program is coordinated by the Department of Banking and Finance at the University of Zurich, with various distinguished lecturers.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Stability, universality, responsibility and excellence – these are the four cornerstones of Swiss banking. These values are the foundation of the success of the Swiss financial center. Today, Switzerland is the leader in cross-border asset management – 27.5% of cross-border assets managed around the world are managed in Switzerland.

However, it is important to keep up with the most recent trends and developments that are promising for the future. The Swiss banks will on the one hand continue to orientate themselves along the four cornerstones. 

On the other hand it will be essential to take recent developments as FinTech and Sustainability in account in order to stay a competitive in the long run. Of course, we will also discuss the impact of the current global health situation on the financial markets.

Participating in this online Finance for the Future - Investments, Sustainable Finance and FinTech course from University of Zurich will not only allow you to learn theoretical aspects about finance, but also to interact with practitioners and experts from academia. A unique opportunity to expand your network!

In this Summer School, you will:

  • Get to know the past, present and future development of the Swiss financial system and the wealth management in Switzerland.
  • Enhance your knowledge in macroeconomics and finance (financial instruments, asset classes etc.).
  • Learn from scientists and people from the practice about the most recent and promising trends in FinTech and Sustainable Finance.
  • Test and apply your gained knowledge in a portfolio management game.

3 Key Facts about the University of Zurich: 

  • Rankings: Study at Switzerland's best ranked comprehensive university
  • Exceptional in teaching and research: Profit from the knowledge of world-leading experts
  •  Innovation: UZH is among the top 10 of Europe's most innovative universities 

Programme Structure

Main Learnings

  • Get to know the past, present and future development of the Swiss financial  system and the wealth management in Switzerland. 
  • Enhance your knowledge in macroeconomics and finance (financial instruments, asset classes, behavioral finance). 
  • Learn from scientists and people from the practice about the most recent and promising trends in FinTech and Sustainable Finance. 
  • Test and apply your gained knowledge in a portfolio management game.

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 21 days

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

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

  • Bachelor and Master students (some programs might have additional entry requirements; check information on each program page)

Technological requirements

Regular access to a computer with a strong internet connection due to daily video conferences; we will use MS Teams as our study platform (some livestreams might be provided over Zoom or similar tools)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1386 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1386 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 21 days.
  • EU/EEA

    1386 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1386 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 21 days.

CHF 1,500

Funding

We offer generous discounts to students from UZH partner universities, including strategic partners and international networks (Universitas 21 and LERU). Once we have received your application, we will notify you of any potential discounts available to you.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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