154-0513/03 – Financial Management (FMa)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of FinanceCredits4
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Miroslav Čulík, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Miroslav Čulík, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2017/2018Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
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CUL33 doc. Ing. Miroslav Čulík, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 2+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The aim of the course is to introduse the students in selected areas of financial decision-making. Students will be able: - to introduce the importance of time value of money into decision-making, - to apply investment criterions, - to analyze and select optimal sources for company financing, - to propose financial plan of a firm.

Teaching methods



The course develops selected issues of the corporate finance fundamentals; in addition, new issues and problems are studied and explained in order to support the quality of the financial decision-making. Attention is paid particularly to financial analysis, financial planning and valuation.

Compulsory literature:

BENNINGA, S. Principles of Finance with Excel. London: Oxford University Press, 2017. 792 p. ISBN ‎ ‎ 978-0190296384. CLAYMAN, Michelle, et al. Corporate Finance: a Practical Approach. New York: Wiley, 2008. 528 p. ISBN 9780470282434. VERNIMMEN, Pierre et al. Corporate Finance: Theory and Practice. New York: Wiley, 2017. 1024 p. ISBN 978-1-119-42448-2.

Recommended literature:

BRIGHAM, Eugene. Financial Management: Theory & Practice. New York: South-Western College Pub, 2016. 1180 p. ISBN 130563229X. LASHER, William. Financial Management: A Practical Approach. South-Western College, 2017. 767 p. ISBN 0324422636. VAN DER WIJST, Nico. Finance: A Quantitative Introduction. Cambridge University Press. 2018. 445 p. ISBN 1107029228.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements

There are no other requirements.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Podstata a principy finančního řízení a rozhodování. 2. Přístupy a metody hodnocení finanční výkonnosti firmy. 2. Elementární metody finančních analýz. 3. Pyramidové rozklady, analýza odchylek, predikční modely. 4. Kapitálová struktura firmy, náklady kapitálu, modely pro odhad nákladu kapitálu. 6. Optimalizace kapitálové struktury. 7. Kapitálové rozpočetnictví – cíl, základní principy, fáze, klasifikace investic. Predikce peněžních toků. 8. Kritéria hodnocení investičních projektů. 9. Analýza rizikových faktorů investic. Hodnocení a výběr vzájemně vylučitelných investic. 10. Zdroje financování firmy, základní pravidla financování, klasifikace. Porovnání vybraných zdrojů financování firmy. 11. Dividendy, dividendová politika firmy.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2017/2018 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Examination Examination 100 (100) 51
        Written examination Written test 100  51
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: Sucessfuly pass written examination

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Incoming students 2021/2022 Full-time English Choice-compulsory 163 - International Office stu. block
Incoming students - bachelor study 2020/2021 Full-time English Choice-compulsory 163 - International Office stu. block
Incoming students - bachelor study 2019/2020 Full-time English Choice-compulsory 163 - International Office stu. block
Incoming students - bachelor study 2018/2019 Full-time English Choice-compulsory 163 - International Office stu. block