Corporate Finance

The minor study program in Corporate Finance takes a more in-depth look at the world of companies.

In addition to studying the theoretical concepts underpinning the valuation, financing and taxation of companies, students are given an insight into investment as well as mergers and acquisitions. Rounding off the minor study program are lectures and seminars with a practical focus in the areas of restructuring, company takeovers and stock valuation.

Career prospects

Specializing with the minor study program in Corporate Finance offers excellent prerequisites for embarking on a career in finance with local or international companies in all kinds of industries.


Corporate Finance is available as:

Minor program: 30 ECTS credits.
Can be combined with the following major programs:
Business and Economics  
Banking and Finance    
Business Administration  
Management and Economics  


What next?

Are you planning to pursue a Master's degree program at our Faculty? Here you will find the further procedure.

Next steps and main contact points


  • Application and admission: To study with us, you apply centrally at the University of Zurich.
    Application and admission
  • Admission based on academic background: If you have a Bachelor's degree from another higher education institution, get informed about the categorization process.
    Admission to the Master's program
  • Changing program: You are already studying with us and have realized that you might like another study program even better.
    Changing program
  • Regulations: In the regulations you will find everything you need to know about studying here.
  • Questions about your studies: You are already studying with us and have specific questions. Our Student Advisory Service or the Dean's Office team will be happy to help you.