Up to a 50% scholarship for all our master degree programs
We are ready for you whether you prefer to start online or on campus and switch at any time!
Master of Science in Global Trade and Finance
You will study the entire master degree in English and, have the opportunity to do it at your own pace with a flexible program.
January, February, May, June, September, October,
45 American credits
Heidelberg, Paris, Tampa and Madrid
* Master’s Degree approved by ACICS (USA) for all SIU campuses and pending verification from local authorities
Why study at Schiller International University?
130NationalitiesOur campuses are home to students from more than 130 countries. Current Schiller International students are from Europe, Africa, the Americas and Asia. This diversity creates the international learning environment and personal experiences that Schiller International students are looking for!
50Years of historyFor over 50 years, the Schiller International University faculty and staff have brought the credentials and expertise needed to support the foundations of international learning. This supports our continuous goal of developing the world leaders needed for the future!
20000AlumniSchiller’s international learning community includes a network of more than 20.000 graduates in over 200 cities who remain committed to the University. This commitment reflects support to current students and fellow graduates beyond graduation.
We offer you the flexibility you need to complete your degree
For Schiller International our students come first, so we are constantly thinking about how we can adapt to you and your circumstances.
If you need a change of location, you can continue on another campus of your choice if your program is available there, or study Online.
Therefore, we offer two ways to make your studies and payments more flexible:
Enroll and pay for the first subjectYou can do this if you are particularly interested in deepening your knowledge of a subject or if you need to find out if you like this field of knowledge.
Try and pay for the first 4 monthsRegister for 4 subjects (equivalent to 12 credits), take the subject month by month and see if it is the path you want to follow.
The Master’s Degree in Global Trade and Finance is an interdisciplinary program that brings the trade, business and digital worlds together, preparing you to apply the principles and processes of export sales, trade controls, foreign operations, inter-country monetary issues, international policy, and applications to doing business in specific countries and markets as well as in the digital world. As Schiller students, you will also acquire intercultural speaking and effective multicultural communication skills, critical thinking and problem-solving skills, and leadership and global citizenship to lead change towards an ethical and sustainable world.
Business and Financial Job Outlook 2020 - 2030*
+8% Expected Growth
751K Projected Employment
Career Areas: Finance, Accounting, Marketing, Investment and Development
* Sources: US Bureau of Labor Statistics
Graduates of the SIU Master in Global Trade and Finance will be able to:
Demonstrate in-depth discipline knowledge and the ability to synthesize and critically apply this knowledge.
Critically evaluate contemporary issues and / or insights in the International trade and business world, together with the finance and digital world.
Discuss, appraise, and propose sound and creative solutions to complex international trade and Global Finance problems.
Critically evaluate and assess research methods (data collection, analysis, interpretation) to evaluate their own, and other current research and advanced scholarship within the discipline.
Demonstrate the ability to convincingly communicate research findings and/or decision-making processes, both orally and in writing, to specialist and non-specialist audiences.
Demonstrate the acquisition and critical application of transferrable skills for employability, such as multicultural communication, intercultural competency, critical thinking and analysis, and global citizenship, among others.
Propose and formulate a research topic, identifying and critiquing appropriate research methodology and scholarly literature.
At Schiller, you will learn through a high-quality academic structure aligned with reality and will undergo a holistic transformation based on 3 axes: updating your current knowledge and skills, expanding your profile to new areas, and developing the mindset and attitude to perform in an ever-changing world.
Solid academic basis connected with reality.
Learning by doing methodologies.
Strong presence of Tech, Digital and Sustainability.
International immersions to explore and experience.
Challenges with real organizations.
Personalized Academic & Career Advising.
Classmates: A multicultural, diverse, and inclusive community with more than 130 nationalities.
Faculty: Referred professional that share updated knowledge and challenge students with real cases.
Academic & Career Advisors: SIU figures to support you from day one in reaching your goals.
Alumni: A network of more than 20,000 alumni around the world to be connected with.
The International Experience of Your Life
Live a truly 100% international experience by studying your program on up to 4 different campuses without losing any credits and without difficult transitions.*
*Campus transfers subject to local program availability and personal visa process
To learn more about studying an international degree based on the US higher education system, go to our "Academics" section on our FAQ page.
Required general education courses
Supply Chain Management and Sourcing
Multinational Business Management
Import and Export Operations
International Corporate Finance
Multicultural Sales Management and Negotiation
International Payment Methods and Banking
Equity Capital Markets
International Business Law
International Taxation and Fiscal Policy
Financial Dimensions of strategic decisions
Technology and Data Analysis for Trade and Finance
* Curriculum subject to changes. Each campus and program may have different requirements and exceptions.
We care about your academic needs. We offer instructional delivery adapted to meet your learning style.
Courses are delivered in English and focused on international environments.
Our course format consists of studying one subject per month so you can put all your efforts into learning the knowledge and skills of a specific course topic at a time.
If you maintain a good Grade Point Average, you may study more than one subject per month and complete your program in less time.
Schiller International University is focused on preparing students for a professional career. Be confident that you will know how to combine theory with practice.
You will work collaboratively with classmates on such projects as case studies and prepare presentations with professional from the field.
You will earn an international degree valid in both the US and the EU from an accredited American university and a TOP British university.
Our faculty is international and brings a diverse array of professional experience.
Remember that you can study this program online or in-person on any of our campuses.
Because of the current situation caused by the COVID-19, you may begin taking courses in an online or hybrid format and then move to your chosen campus when possible.
You will have the opportunity to put what you learn into practice.
We will provide you with an internship to move on to a Career in Government, Business, Journalism, or many more.
You will combine classes with your internship and solve case studies with your Advisor.
Our Career Services Department can assist you with the voluntary placement of an internship to enhance your learning.
Enrolling in a university has never been easier
Follow the step by step and if you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact our Admissions Team.
Pay the application feeThis step is usually completed with your Admissions Representative after the interview process.
Complete the interviewDefine your educational and professional goals, and discuss whether a Schiller degree will meet your needs.
Send all required admissions documentsIt includes transcripts, documentation, proof of English proficiency, etc.
Acceptance package receptionOnce your first semester’s tuition is paid, you will receive the official copy of your acceptance letter and acceptance package.
Congratulations!You are now part of Schiller’s learning community.
Start your Master's Degree now and benefit from a 25% to 50% scholarship!
Latest news: we are currently offering a limited number of Pandemic Scholarships for Graduates.
Would you like to continue learning but due to the current situation feel like it’s impossible? Here is your opportunity!
Apply now for any of our master's degrees and obtain a 25% to 50% scholarship.
Ask our admissions team for help. They’re here for questions you may have while making your decision, including information about scholarships available, financial aid, etc.
Don't miss out on this opportunity!
Cost of the Master in Global Trade and Finance *
* Standard price not including additional possible scholarship discount
Price for European campuses
Price for Tampa campus
Prepared for the unpredictable: COVID-19 response
Our priority remains to provide you with an uninterrupted and safe educational experience despite the current circumstances. That is why we have taken the necessary measures focused on three lines of action tailored to the guidelines of each country’s situation to meet safety requirements, academic requirements, and our student’s needs.
We've disinfected all the campuses and increased the frequency of deep-cleaning of all spaces. We’ve also adopted social distancing to ensure that students, faculty and staff are as safe as possible. Students will need to wear masks on campus and may not gather in common areas.
Online classes that are always available
We have reduced our on-campus attendance requirements, combining them with attendance via synchronous online classes thanks to the latest hybrid technology installed on all our campuses. As always, a fully Online option will be available as well. In any case, the campus will be open (if possible according to the regulations of each national and state government) and the staff available to students in person as well as virtually.
All the necessary flexibility you need to face uncertainty
We adapt to you and the current situation. No matter what format you choose, we will provide you with the quality education you deserve.
We offer two ways to make your studies and payments more flexible: enroll in a single subject to deepen your knowledge or take 4 different courses to figure out the best path forward for you.
Don’t let COVID-19 stop you from studying an international degree. Start now and get ahead at home on our Campuses, and travel to one of our campuses abroad when it is safe to do so. We will help you transfer with ease.
Start your career at Schiller International now!
Do not wait any longer! Contact our Admissions Team for further details. We will be happy to help you achieve your goals.
We believe in you
Schiller International University is committed to fostering community growth through people like you who strive for self-improvement and a strong sense of purpose.