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Export Finance and Trade Credit Insurance

Fuel your career with an online PG Cert in Export Finance and Trade Credit Insurance | Distance Learning

Starts: March 2019

Delivered by tutored distance learning

The PG Cert in Export Finance and Trade Credit Insurance is a world-class specialist programme preparing graduates and business professionals for a wide range of careers in finance, risk and insurance. It provides a unique combination of the latest academic research and practical application on a broad range of topics.

Participants will learn how to put business strategies and academic thinking into practice by leading finance and insurance practitioners as well as renowned academics. You will study a variety of online distance learning modules across two semesters at highly-ranked Offenburg University based in the stunning German Black Forest.

The programme consists of seven core modules covering, in particular, International Financial Markets, Fintech and Insuretech, Macroeconomic Risk Analysis, ECA Foundations and Principles, Underwriting and Portfolio Management, as well as Management and Leadership in Finance, and Innovation and Design Thinking.

Benefit from a highly relevant programme that will address:

  • The global business environment and context in which finance and insurance organisations operate
  • Technical aspects of credit insurance underwriting including identification, assessment and acceptance of political and commercial risk
  • Application of key innovation and design thinking principles for organisational innovation
  • Critical evaluation of advanced theories in export finance and trade credit insurance
  • The transformational role that Fintech and Insuretech are playing in the financial services and insurance sectors

Delivered by experts in the field – Course Director: Prof Andreas Klasen
Duration: 12 months
Delivery: Distance learning
Award: Students will achieve 60 European ECTS credits (Postgraduate Certificate). This is equivalent to 120 CATS credits (equivalent to a UK Postgraduate Diploma).

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Students who complete the Certificate successfully can convert this to an MBA in Finance, Risk and Insurance by completing the Masters top-up. This will take approximately 4 months to complete.

Ideal for…

  • Financial Advisors
  • Policy Officers
  • Export Finance Managers
  • Risk Managers
  • Underwriters
  • Senior Advisors/Analysts/ Associates
  • Chairman/President
  • Corporates/borrowers
  • Legal advisors
  • Consultants
  • Commissioners
  • Governments
  • Law firms
  • Corporate Exporters (Investors & developers)

Why study by online distance learning?

  • Benefit from regular interactive online support and feedback on mini assignments set by the academics to help you remain focused and motivated
  • Network and share ideas with like-minded fellow professional students and tutors via online forums, which provide additional support and professional development
  • Take control of where and when you learn
  • Apply your learning, knowledge, skills and expertise to your work immediately

Ready to apply?

Do not delay your application as places are limited.

Apply online here