Professional Certificate in Applied Corporate Finance

University of Cambridge on edX

Gain a rigorous understanding of universal financial concepts, and the skills and confidence to apply them.

About this course

  • How to apply a variety of financial techniques – including shareholder returns, valuation, financial modelling and risk management.
  • Understand how to grow and safeguard stakeholder value.
  • How to apply and explain accruals & accrual accounting.
  • Evaluate opportunities, projects and alternative capital providers from a financial perspective.
  • Understand debt & equity capital markets, loan markets and private equity.



Pro. Certificate
Experience Level
3 months

Frequently Asked Questions

Is this really 100% online?

This course is completely online, so you can study from anywhere! All you’ll need is a device with an internet connection, such as a computer or a smartphone. If the course has any live, instructor-led sessions, you may need a microphone and possibly a webcam to fully participate. The instructor will make you aware of this beforehand.