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Master of Advanced Studies in Leadership International Banking and Finance Law


Effective leadership is essential to the success of any endeavor in both the public and private sectors. Finance and invest banking institutions need valuable leaders, who have a deep knowledge concerning the legal issues in international banking and finance and are able to support the institutions towards accomplishing their goals and objectives. In this context, MASLIBFL students will have the opportunity to gain the most recent knowledge from the leadership and international banking and finance law, incorporated in this program, and become more aware of their own strengths, attitudes, and behaviors, and the effects they have on others as leaders. Graduates of this program are prepared to become outstanding leaders and to lead their organization to greater effectiveness and success.


  • Program duration: 12 to 24 months
  • Course duration: Two months (course Nr.5 one month) 
  • Master Thesis duration: 3 to 4 months 
  • Credit value: 60 ECTS (European Credits)
  • Credit transfer: Yes
  • Language: English
  • Tutorial program fee: 16500 Swiss Francs (CHF), payment in four instalments
  • Scholarship: * Yes
  • Starting dates: October 1/March 1
  • Application deadline: Sept 1/Feb 1
  • Study options: a) 100% online b) Online & one week face-to-face in CH, UAE or USA

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The MASLIBFL at ALSS is a leadership graduate program of study designed to develop skills for effective leadership in international banking and finance law in a rapidly changing, global banking and
financial marketplace.

Designed in fully accordance with the needs of the targeted learners, this program provides individuals currently in or seeking leadership positions with the conceptual and analytical skills necessary for successful leadership.

This program reflects our commitment to promoting community and business service, personal growth, and evidence based training opportunities for students.


1. *Introduction to Leadership Theory: Leadership Style; Self-
Leadership Assessment and Development (10 ECTS)
2. *Leadership / Managementand Emotional Intelligence
(10 ECTS)
3. International Banking Law: capital markets and loans
(10 ECTS)
4. Leadership / Management and Strategic Thinking: Creativity
and Innovation; Conflict Management and Negotiations
(10 ECTS)
5. Basics of Research and Academic Writing (5 ECTS)
6. Master Thesis (15 ECTS)
* = optional one week face-to-face in CH, UAE or USA


• Develop a greater understanding of the range of perspectives about leadership.

• Think crucially, strategically and reflectively.

• Become prepared as a potential leader to be more
• discerning about how you enact the role of leader
• within your organization.

• Increase your awareness in terms of your own
• strengths as a leader.

• Gain a greater understanding of international
• banking law.

• Beer understand the role that emotional
• intelligence plays in leadership and management.
• Solve problems within organization.

• Make decisions using evidence-based methods.


1. CV with photo
2. Completed Application Form
3. A copy of bachelor's degree or the highest degree (Students without a bachelor or other academic degree can be enrolled too, based on their dossier, they must confirm at least two years of working experience).
4. A copy of passport or ID
5. Proof of English fluency: We do not require any formal testing such as the TOEFL but students must be able to read, write and speak English fluently.
5. CHF 300 non-refundable application fee, to Academy of Leadership Sciences Switzerland,
Bank details: UBS AG, Bahnhofstrasse 45, 8001 Zürich, Switzerland SWIFT/BIC: UBSWCHZH80A, IBAN (International Bank Account Number):
CH03 0023 2232 1106 6401 M Account Number: 0232 00110664.01M
*10% scholarships available (terms & conditions)


Completing a leadership program offers numerous benefits to graduates. Firstly, these programs provide comprehensive training in leadership techniques and strategies, enhancing graduates’ skills in decision-making, problem-solving, communication, and team management. This equips them with the necessary tools to excel in leadership roles and drive organizational success.

Professional Development

Our programs are designed to give you the edge to excel on your profession with advanced knowledge.

Quality Education

We are up-to-date with latest business trends and insights that enable us to offer qualitative education


We have a global pool of alumni from all eh parts of the world who are excelling on their leadership journey.

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