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Information sessions for FIM in Augsburg, Bayreuth and Munich

FIM invites you to the information sessions at the following dates:

January 16th, 2017 - 7:15 p.m. at University of Augsburg
January 17th, 2017 - 7 p.m. at Technical University of Munich
February 1st, 2017 - 6 p.m.(c.t.) at University of Bayreuth

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Women & Career 2017: Inspiring Women

The students of the 13th class of the elite network program “Finance and Information Management” cordially invite interested female students to this year’s Women & Career Event.

Where? University of Augsburg, Building I1, Room 1201/1202

When? January, 20th, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. Read more>>

Blockchain – technology of the future

The students of the 13th year of the graduate program "Finance and Information Management" cordially invite you to the event: Blockchain – technology of the future "Opportunities and challenges in research and practice" Read more>>

Bridging the GAP XI: The Power of Networks - Opportunities and Risks in a connected world

Coming up soon (once again): On Friday, November 25, the conference “Bridging the Gap XI” will take place at the premises of the Bayerische Landesbank in Munich. The event will be organised by the students of the Elite Graduate Program "Finance and Information Management". Read more>>

FIM students win Postbank Finance Award

With a study on business models of companies from the financial sector and their relations to traditional universal banks three of our FIM students won the first prize in this year’s Postbank Finance Award – Congratulation! Read more>>

FIM at HILTI-Day: "Customer Excellence in a Digitalized World"

After the last exam for the summer, the FIM class of 2015 was invited to an industry visit at Hilti's central Europe Headquarters in Kaufering. The subject of the day was "Customer Excellence in a Digitalized World". Read more>>

Women & Career 2016: Successful Women - Successful Lives?

The current FIM class invites interested female students to a lively discussion with successful women from science and practice. In an informal and open atmosphere, the speakers tell of their careers and speak about chances and challenges in the world of work. The participants are encouraged to ask all of their questions and actively discuss the topics that they are interested in. After the discussions the participants can talk to the speakers individually in a get-together. We also cater for your physical well-being. Read more>>

FIM Information Event in Augsburg

On the 18th and 20th of January the Elite Graduate Program Finance and Information Management opened its doors to potential future FIM students. In Augsburg, Bayreuth and Munich a combination of professors, corporate partners, alumni and current FIM students provided valuable insights into the program. Read more>>

Winter School for the class of 2015

After an exhausting week full of exams the FIM class of 2015 had an exciting week with extraordinary topics: Our so called Winter School. The goal of the Winter School's is to grow together as a team and to develop everyone’s abilities by challenging team building actions and workshops. Therefore external experts share their knowledge about various soft skills and presentation techniques - everything wrapped up in a lot of fun! Read more>>

FIM visiting Deutsche Bank and the Euro Finance Week

From November 18 to 19 the FIM class of 2015 had the chance to take a look at a major German bank and to experience excellent speakers. It was all about getting insights from practitioners and new perspectives into a rising field of business. On the first day Deutsche Bank opened its doors to the FIM students and hosted several interesting sessions on different topics. On Wednesday November 19 it was time for the Euro Finance Week, this year titled as "Euro Finance Tech". Thus, the speakers ranged from experienced bankers, over serial entrepreneurs to acknowledged professors such as Prof. Dr. Hans Ulrich Buhl. Read more>>

FIM at "Bankathon" in Offenbach - a programming competition

In November 2015 four FIM students participated in the “Bankathon“, a programming competition in Offenbach with the goal of developing new ideas in the Financial Technology sector. They received a special award given out by the event sponsor SAP. Read more>>

FIM-Team wins regional pre-selections of KPMG International Case Challenge 2016

Our FIM students participated with three teams in the regional pre-selections of the KICC 2016 in Munich where they demonstrated once more their interdisciplinary skills. Read more>>

It's all about atmosphere: Seminar Presentations at Allianz Arena

For the final presentation of this semester's seminar "Applied Capital Markets" the students of the Finance and Information Management (FIM) Master's program were offered a very special treat. Read more>>

Bridging the Gap X - "Unlimited Digitalization - a journey with opportunities and challenges"

Both young and well-established enterprises try to identify and exploit the potential that digital technologies offer. The tenth anniversary of the conference “Bridging the Gap” and the subsequent FORUM of the Elite Network of Bavaria provided a platform for 300 guests and fascinating speakers to approach the topic of “Unlimited Digitalization - a journey with opportunities and challenges” in the Munich Residence. Both events were mostly organised by the final year of the elite graduate program “Finance & Information Management”. Read more>>

FIM researchers all over the world

Interesting countries, exciting research programs, extraordinary experiences: All of this is part of our Facebook series. Read more about FIM students all around the world.

Experiences of the IR phase at BayernLB

This summer, Julia Scherer and Paul Kriebel from FIM class of 2014 spent their Individual Research phase at BayernLB in Munich. Find more information on their exciting experiences right here.

KPMG – FIM’s new business partner!

In the light of recent events, KPMG AG has invited FIM classes of 2014 and 2015 to its Munich office. In a pleasant atmosphere, we had the chance to gain insights into current topics and developments concerning financial services. Take a closer look at what we learned during our visit. We are delighted to welcome KPMG as our new business partner.

Women & Career 2015

Women wishing to have a successful career have a lot of questions in their minds: How to be a "successful" woman? How to have a "successful" life? And, most importantly, how to keep career and private life in balance? A diverse podium of highly interesting speakers reveals fascinating insights and personal experiences.

The event takes place in Augsburg (April 30th) and Bayreuth (April 28th).

The application is free of charge.

Firsthand insights from our current students

For the current FIM students the year 2014 closed with lots of challenging and interesting activities. Read more about their experiences during Winter School and their trip to Frankfurt.


Bridging the Gap IX: (Ad-)Ventures - How to Bring Ideas to Life?

This year's "Bridging the Gap" conference, on the topic “(Ad-)Ventures - How to Bring Ideas to Life?” took place on November 14th 2014. We would like to thank all the participants for showing their active interest. We are already looking forward to the next “Bridging the Gap” event!

FIM – top position in the CHE-Ranking for the third time in a row

Within the framework of the Elite Network of Bavaria, the Elite Graduate Program “Finance & Information Management” of the University of Augsburg, the University of Bayreuth and the Technical University of Munich once again proved itself as the leader of all German business administration master’s programs in this year’s CHE ranking. Click here for further information.

CHE Ranking

"For the third
time in a row FIM is strengthening
its position at the
cutting edge"