Mergers & Acquisitions Certification Program
About the M&A Certification Program
The M&A Certification Program is custructed by leading faculty members and M&A experts from the industry. It is the essence of their work and reflects the only M&A Program with a regional focus and global scope. That is possible through the two unique two track system. The complete framework and the Body of Knowledge providing a holistic view of the entire M&A process. The courses can be taken online, on-site or as combination of the two. We are proud to say that we created a complete program which is suitable for all career levels and professions within M&A.
The perfect Candidate
The perfect candidate for the M&A Certification program is someone who has either significant professional experience in the fild or is highly motivated to enter into the M&A market. Most certified professionals did the Certification to sharpen their professional profile or reorientation.
The M&A Certification by the MAP Institute is a modular program for finance professionals. It is the essence of decades of experience from the MAP faculty. The flexible format allows managers, exectuives and other professionals with tight schedules to finish the program while working full time. The Certification ends with the opportunity for the participants to apply their freshly gained knowledge and skills in a real-life business case.
Overview of the Content
To become a Certified Mergers and Acquisitions Professional you have to work yourself through a total of three core courses and one specialisation class. Candidates have to finish first the Essentials of Mergers and Acquisition, the Due Diligence and the Finance & Valuation course. Then every candidate has the opportunity to decide which specialisation fits his or her needs: Post Merger Integration or M&A Practice.
After finishing all four modules you will get the opportunity to apply your new knowledge in a final real-life business case.
1 Program - 2 Tracks
Candidates for the M&A Certification Program have to pass 4 courses. 3 core and one specialization course.
1. Essentials of Mergers & Acquisitions 2. Due Diligence 3. Post Merger Integration
Specialization (one elective):
Post Merger Integration or M&A Practice The M&A Certification Program sets the educational standard for a very diverse industry. To reflect the different professions within M&A candidates have the opportunity to emphasize whether on Integration or running a successful M&A Practice.
How is the Certificate structured?
How flexible is the Program?
No. of Learning Sections
Average Section Lenght (in min)
Average Duration for Certification (in weeks)
Faculty Members involved
Essentials of M&A
Finance and Valuation
Post Merger Integration
Reasons to take the Program
The MAP MI Way
Online vs On-site
|Real-life Business Case||Yes||Yes|
|All course materials included||Yes||Yes|
|Lifelong online access to most current content||Yes|
|Start right away||Yes|
|On-Demand video lectures & direct tutoring||Yes|
|Work from anywhere in the world||Yes|
|Different dates & locations worldwide||Yes|
|Networking with peers||Yes|
|Complete the program in 3 days||Yes|
|Meet face to face with faculty||Yes|
RELEVANT TO YOUR CAREER
All organizations – local enterprises and multinational corporations – face global challenges and competition today. Independend from their size both local businesses and multinational corporations require professional leaders who are at ease of understanding the market. It is essential that you, that you have a comprehensive understanding of the fast changing global environment, how these changes affect your local industry, and how your organization can best leverage its resources to excel in the face of different challenges.
The M&A Certification is designed to adress exactly this.
Since the M&A Certification is a part-time program and you continue to work, it is important to balance both work and study commitments.
The M&A Certification stimulates you to become more effective in the office and to face new business challenges with fresh perspectives and energy. In parallel, the lectures are designed to fit even into lunch breaks. An tailor made e-learning platform enables you to continue exchanging information and knowledge with the faculty, even on your smartphone.
VALUE FOR YOUR ORGANIZATION
The M&A Certification Program is focused on creating a win-win situation for both candidates and their organizations. By investing in a high-potential employee and giving him/her the chance to get the globally recognized M&A Certification, an organization benefits in the short-term from the fresh knowledge and ready-to-apply skills of the candidate. In the medium-term, the final real life business case offers the opportunity of a fresh look at current and future projects. In addition, in the long-term, the organization benefits from the graduate’s energy and drive to secure a solid basis for growth and expansion, his/her enhanced leadership skills, as well as a new network of multi-industry contacts.
After the M&A Certification you eligible to join the prestigious MAP Circle. You have proven that you are capable to gain the most recent M&A knowledge.
- 1 Program 2 Tracks
- Globally recognized
- 50h workload
- Short sections for full flexibility
- Online and offline format
The Mergers & Acquisitions Professional Institute has rolling admissions to the Certification Program. So candidates can register themself at any time during the year.
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