Risk and Finance - MBA module Business & IT

September 14, 2023
August 22, 2023
3 x 2 days
6-8 uur per week (excl. colleges)
€ 6,495 (VAT exempt)

Would you like to start a module of the Modular Executive MBA in Business & IT soon? Click here for an overview of the modules starting in the spring.

Risk and Finance

IT managers, directors and CIOs need to have a good understanding of the domain Risk & Finance in order to support financial decision-making and manage risk, and managers from other functional domains need to have a good understanding of the IT perspectives of Risk & Finance. This understanding concerns various aspects of financial management in modern business & IT, embedded in a set of fundamental theories from the corporate finance and risk domain. Therefore, in the module, a balanced mix is presented of theoretical concepts and best practices in the area of risk & finance, especially around IT investment decision-making and IT related risk management.

What will you get out of it?

  • You gain broad knowledge and understanding of the corporate finance field;
  • You are able to read and interpret financial statements using concepts and applications of accounting;
  • You know how to evaluate proposals for new IT and other investments by applying quantitative methods from the Finance domain;
  • You know to identify the strategic, financial, compliance and operational risks facing an organization;
  • You are familiar with the various risk management frameworks and risk mitigation measures;
  • You can apply theories and best practices in the domain of Risk & Finance to their current and future work environments.


  • Content matching your daily practice
  • Developing by learning from each other
  • Create your very own MBA and determine your own pace

Would you like to start a module of the Modular Executive MBA in Business & IT soon? Click here for an overview of the modules starting in the spring.

What are you going to do?

Our module Risk and Finance is centered on corporate finance and risk. You learn to apply your acquired knowledge to your daily work, and learn how to do research into financial and IT matters. The module contains 3 blocks:

  • Finance and Accounting basics
  • Corporate Finance & Management
  • Finance and IT in the Networked World

Create your own MBA

We understand combining work, study and personal life can be quite a challenge. That is why we have developed a modular MBA program. You create your own MBA and follow one or more modules or a complete MBA (containing a minimum of two track modules (specializations), six basic modules, the international study trip and the MBA thesis).

If you only want to do this module, we are happy to accommodate you too!

Want to know more about the content of the module or our Modular MBA program? Attend an experience session. For personalized advice please contact our program advisors via +31 346 29 1001 or mmba@nyenrode.nl.

Would you like to start a module of the Modular Executive MBA in Business & IT soon? Click here for an overview of the modules.

Admission and application

To be eligible for the module Risk and Finance you need:

  • At least five years' work experience as (general) manager or in an influential/strategic position
  • Proven minimum bachelor's level of work and/or education
  • Affinity with ICT
  • Sufficient knowledge of English

Experience session

If you are interested in this module, please join us for an experience session. This allows you to familiarize yourself with the course content and attend a trial lecture. You will also meet current and past participants so there is the opportunity to find out how they combined our program with busy jobs and social lives.

You can also contact us at any time for a personal consultation; we are happy to advise you and answer any questions you may have.

Apply now

Have you become excited about Nyenrode's module Risk and Finance? Apply now. After your application has been received, we will send you an email outlining what we need to complete your registration.


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Is this your first module?
Then mark down in your calendar the Introduction Meeting for new participants, it will be on September 1, 2023 from 2 PM - 6 PM (exclusive dinner).

Block 1:
September 14, 2023 - 9 AM - 10 PM incl. dinner
September 15, 2023 - 9 AM - 5 PM

Block 2:
October 30, 2023 - 9 AM - 10 PM incl. dinner
October 31, 2023 - 9 AM - 5 PM

Block 3:
December 12, 2023 - 9 AM - 10 PM incl. dinner
December 13, 2023 - 9 AM - 5 PM

Application deadline: August 22, 2023.


Your investment for this module is € 6,495. This amount is exempt from VAT and includes access to all of Nyenrode's physical and virtual student facilities as well as food and drink on course days. Hotel accommodations are not included in the price and can be booked separately.


All amounts and terms are indicative (excluding additional costs, unless otherwise stated) and subject to periodic changes.