Winter School of Finance, 2018

Deadline:  22February 2018 at 23:59, (Baku City local time)
Open to: participants from Azerbaijan
Venue: 24 Feb -18March 2018 (Length: 4 weeks, (Only weekends) ), in Baku, Azerbaijan



Between the dates of 24 February 2018 and 18 March 2018 in Honours Academy is planning to hold "Winter School of Finance, 2018" for citizens of Azerbaijan who study in Azerbaijan and different parts of the world in the field of finance, economy,  entrepreneurship, business strategy. This program is also for finance professionals who wish to update their knowledge of finance in order to grow their career.The courses will be delivered in English and Azerbaijani.


Program Structure

"Winter School of Finance, 2018"  consists of 18 to 24 hours of material delivered over 6 lessons period with a standard program structure. You will complete one module per one day, and each module concludes with a quiz. A capstone assignment is due with completion of the final module.

Modules will be taught by CFA Chartholders, FRM Charterholder, Certified Internal Auditor (CIA®) and ACCA member. Many of the lecturers have their own favourite topics within their subject areas.

Topics covered in the program include:



Module 1 - Financial Statements Analysis

Financial Analysis of companies

Interpretation of financial statements



Module 2 - Financial Management

Working capital management

Investment appraisal (Payback period, ROI, NPV, IRR, NPV allowing for inflation and taxation, Adjusting for risk and uncertainty)



Module 3 - Business Valuations

Assets-based approach

Income-based approach

Cash flow-based approach



Module 4 - Business finance

Sources of and raising business finance

Cost of Capital (WACC, CAPM and etc.)



Module 5 - Financial Risks

Valuation and Risk Models

Current Issues in Financial Markets



Module 6 - Internal Audit

Definition of Internal Auditing

Types of internal controls

Fraud risk awareness

Alternative control frameworks




Early bird

(Until  Fev 4)

195 AZN


(Fev 5 - Fev 15)

260 AZN


(Fev 16 - Fev 24)

340 AZN



It is free to apply and applications are reviewed and accepted on a rolling basis, so early application is encouraged. Successful applicants will have an undergraduate degree or be currently enrolled in an undergraduate degree program. A basic understanding of accounting and business practices is recommended prior to taking this program, but no prior knowledge of finance is required.

It is our great pleasure to announce that organizational committee will award certificates to all participants of School of Finance 2018.

Two types of certificates will be awarded:

  1. School of Finance 2018 Certificate of Participation
  2. School of Finance 2018 Certificate of Achievement

In order to apply, register HERE.



If you have any questions, please contact us:


Phone: 99450-228-23-20