Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years, which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.


After the course, students will be able to conduct quantitative analyses and financial modeling and use them to draw conclusions and formulate recommendations needed in new business development, venture capital and private equity investments, mergers and acquisitions, strategy consulting, and investment banking.

Credits: 5

Schedule: 26.10.2023 - 30.11.2023

Teacher in charge (valid for whole curriculum period):

Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Markku Maula, David Wunder

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):

CEFR level (valid for whole curriculum period):

Language of instruction and studies (applies in this implementation):

Teaching language: English. Languages of study attainment: English


  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Valuation and structuring of different types of investments and transactions based on readings and real life cases that are solved in small groups and presented and discussed during seminar sessions.

Assessment Methods and Criteria
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Entry exam, mandatory attendance in seminar sessions, and presentations of case solutions prepared in groups of students.

  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    5 ECTS = 5 x 27h 135 h (Contact hours: 18h, Entry exam: 3h, Independent and group work: 114h)


Substitutes for Courses
SDG: Sustainable Development Goals

    8 Decent Work and Economic Growth

    9 Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure


Further Information
  • valid for whole curriculum period:

    Teaching Language : English

    Teaching Period : 2022-2023 Autumn II
    2023-2024 Autumn II

    Enrollment :

    Limited to max 20 students based on entry exam.