Education for the higher educated

Financial Management for Non-Financial Managers

Maastricht School of Management

  • Description
  • Overview

This program enables managers in non-financial areas who make decisions with financial implications to interpret financial information, assess the cost and benefits of business decisions and communicate more effectively with financial managers.

Our interactive program teaches you to analyze the fundamentals of finance in your organization and to understand corporate finance in a strategic context. The program also incorporates basic international business finance and portfolio management, giving you an insight into the latest developments in business administration.

The program is designed for:

  • Senior executives with responsibilities in non-financial areas
  • High potential mid-career management executives
  • Consultants or financial trainers
  • Lecturers in the field of finance and administration


Candidates applying for an MSM Executive Program should meet the following criteria:

  • Hold a Bachelor's degree or equivalent
  • Have at least 6 years of professional experience, at least 3 of which have been in a position relevant to the participant's profile for the specific executive program
  • As all our Executive courses are taught in English, it is very important that the candidates have an adequate level of spoken and written English
  • Applicants whose native language is not English or whose previous education has been in a language other than English, must submit evidence of proficiency in the English language by achieving the following scores:

IELTS at least 6.5


TOEFL paper based: at least 570
TOEFL computer based test: at least 230
TOEFL internet based: at least 88.


Level University
Incompany No
Open enrolment Yes
Lead time 3 weeks
Costs (indication) Between € 2,700 and € 1,350
Titles No title
Required language skills English
State / Province Limburg
Country Netherlands
Completion Certificate