Courses

Banks today are primarily IT companies, at least from an operational perspective. Many of the leading European banks has been developing their IT infrastructure/applications over decades and most of them struggle with the underlying complexity and cost. Increasing demand from customers for digitization, novel...
Instructor: Szabolcs Szalay
Credits: 2.0
Behavioral finance has gained enormous importance over the past several years. The previously held economic assumption that people always make rational choices has become largely unproven in practice. The course provides an introduction into the study of the effects of social, cognitive, and emotional factors on the...
Instructor: Laura Ipacs
Credits: 2.0
This is a basic course in the theories and practice of negotiation. The objective of the course is to show the essence of Consultative Selling and Negotiations by presenting the main topics of negotiations escorted by role play activities where the participants can get a feeling of real life situations during personal...
Instructor: Achilles Georgiu
Credits: 1.5
"Because the purpose of business is to create a customer, the business enterprise has two--and only two--basic functions: marketing and innovation. Marketing and innovation produce results; all the rest are costs. Marketing is the distinguishing, unique function of the business." (Peter Drucker)The digital revolution...
Instructor: Gabor Bacsa
Credits: 1.0
A resent European Commission research has confirmed a significant shortage of e-leadership skills across Europe. As technology has become the number one external impacting factor for every business, e-Leadership skills are seen as those which enable leaders to navigate the organisation towards identifying and...
Instructor: Robert Byssz, Achilles Georgiu
Credits: 2.0
This course provides a forum for discussion on a selection of topics on the ethical and legal aspects of Big Data through mainly contemporary literature in ethics, developments in law, and advances in Big Data technology. We examine case studies on Big Data and then reach conclusions regarding the relevant ethical and...
Instructor: Chrys Margaritidis, Irisz Szel
Credits: 2.0
Finance executives at all levels are expected to provide a key input into their organisations’ strategic decisions. It is therefore of utmost importance that finance professionals are familiar with the current trends in strategy and are capable of assessing the implications of finance inputs into organisational...
Instructor: Mark Walton
Credits: 2.0
The course provides an introduction to the art and science of trading. Various timeframes, markets, instruments and analytical methods will be discussed. Success factors of automated and semi-automated trading strategies will be explored. Students will, in groups, design, backtest and forward-test their own trading...
Instructor: Ferenc Meszaros
Credits: 2.0
Type: elective Business decisions frequently require appropriate supporting information. However, information may be extracted from a variety of entry points, including both internal and external sources and information quality may be questionable or simply unknown. This course discusses information quality issues and...
Instructor: Tibor Voros
Credits: 2.0
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Instructor: Tamas Boday
Credits: 2.0
A decade ago this course would probably appear unnecessary. Since the 1980s, policy-makers andopinion-makers alike were increasingly convinced that modern financial markets should enjoy largedegrees of freedom from governmental regulation. The common sentiment was that the ever moresophisticated financial instruments...
Instructor: Maciej Kisilowski
Credits: 2.0
The main objectives of Security and Data Protection course may be summarised as:Giving an overview about the role of CISO (Chief Information Security Manager)Helping to designing an IT security policy (how to collaborate with customer and suppliers, how to align with the needs of the business.)Helping to ensure...
Instructor: Peter Papp
Credits: 1.0
Core for MS in Technology Management and InnovationElective for MS in Business AnalyticsIn recent decades, technology has become one of, if not the primary, most important factors to fuel progress and economic growth. The main driver that enables these positive changes is innovation. Technology innovation is...
Instructor: Norbert Sepp
Credits: 2.0