FIELD OF STUDY: FINANCES AND ACCOUNTING
The students of this specialization acquire the knowledge and practical abilities in the field of enterprise finances and controlling. Particular attention is devoted to solving practical problems that are encountered by people responsible for the area of enterprise finances and controlling.
The use of management accounting tools and the knowledge from the field of accounting will constitute a vital source of a graduate’s competence. The specialization subjects include practical information, which will be continuously adapted to variable regulations and standards on the national and international level.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
Studying this specialization you will get to know and understand how the modern manufacturing, service and trade enterprise finances and controlling works. You will get to know:
- about the strategic and operational controlling tools
- how to establish the break-even points for various forms of business
- how to calculate the critical point for costs and incomes
- how to prepare fixed and flexible budgets
- how the attestation of economic and tax data is executed
- what control mechanisms there are in the fields mentioned above.
As a graduate of this specialization you will get to know the necessary competence and abilities in the field of controlling implementation in a company, carry out a financial analysis and business plans, preparing financial strategies, bank service to companies and you will familiarize yourself with the solutions concerning budgeting, the tools used in operational and strategic controlling, as being the elements constituting the components of organization management process.
THE MOST IMPORTANT SUBJECTS
- Financial controlling in a company
- Financial accounting
- Management accounting and cost calculation
- Internal auditing
- Financial inspection
- Tax accounting and optimization
- The use of finance-accounting systems
POSITIONS ON WHICH YOU WILL FIND A JOB
As a graduate of this specialization you will be particularly predisposed to to work in finance, controlling, analysis and management accounting departments. The command of finance issues and modern methods of management and controlling will help you in finding a job in consulting companies and organizations dealing with the financial services – banks, insurance companies, brokers, investment funds. You will be also prepared to run your own investment activity in the field of finances, for example within the stock market, investment funds as well as commercial, public, non-profit sector units, and in companies specialized in this field, which are currently providing plenty of work places. You can take work on such positions as:
- specialist and analyst in the controlling department,
- financial processes auditor,
- controlling system implementation specialist,