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Quantitative Accounting and Finance (Master of Science)

Program: Quantitative Accounting and Finance
Degree: Master of Science (M.Sc.)
Program length: 2 years / 4 semesters (120 ECTS points)

The four-semester Quantitative Accounting and Finance master program connects advanced economic knowledge from the fields of Accounting and Finance with mathematical methods. The program's combination of Accounting & Finance with Mathematics, which is particularly pertinent for the labor market, is unique in Germany and has been developed in accordance with the needs of modern departments at companies and institutions of the financial industry. The mathematical training begins with your individual prior knowledge, in order to ensure the learning curve that is right for you.

Major topics

Quantitative Accounting and Finance comprises a core curriculum in Accounting & Finance as well as Mathematics. Building on this, you develop your individual profile according to your personal interests and inclinations. In-depth studies in Mathematics, Accounting & Finance, Statistics/Econometrics and Economics are available to you. Simultaneously, you can already collaborate on exciting projects during the program. According to interest, you will either learn about project work in cooperation with a practice partner, or work on a relevant scholarly problem independently.


With a master's degree in "Quantitative Accounting and Finance," you will occupy the interface between specialized economic knowledge and methodological competencies.

As a result, you will be optimally suited for challenging specialized and management positions, such as in

  • the financial industry, e.g. at banks, asset managers or insurance companies
  • in the financial departments of industrial companies, e.g. Treasury, Financial Planning or CFO office
  • in finance and capital-related governmental organizations, e.g. German Federal Bank, finance ministries or BaFin.

Furthermore, the degree enables you to acquire further qualification with a doctorate.