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The Mechanics of Mergers & Acquisitions
Starting 5 April 2023

Delivered by distance learning over 16 weeks

Starting 5 April 2023

Delivered by distance learning over 16 weeks

A Postgraduate Online Certificate Course in Mergers And Acquisitions

In partnership with Middlesex University


We can customise it to meet your specific training requirements. Contact Ted Bailey or call +44 (0) 20 8052 2090.

The Mechanics of Mergers And Acquisitions Online Course

Core modules

Unit 1 – Fundamentals of Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) 

Unit 2 – Fundamentals of Investment Appraisal

Unit 3 – Valuation

Unit 4 – Private Equity Transactions and Other Valuation Observations

Unit 5 – Private Treaty Acquisitions

Unit 6 – Takeover Bids

Unit 7 – M&A Modelling

Unit 8 – Negotiation

What you’ll learn

Acquisitions can take a number of different forms and will commonly involve considerable complexity. This broad course covers the analysis, documentation, regulatory context, financial modelling, financing issues, tactics and the implementation of the transaction. It addresses these areas in a range of contexts and jurisdictions.

This course goes beyond just the theory providing participants with a practical toolkit to take away with them along with a comprehensive understanding of the entire process and a rich portfolio of learning materials.

Postgraduate certificate option

You have the option to receive a postgraduate certificate validated by Middlesex University Business School.

You will need to submit an additional marked assignment of 5000 words, based on a continuing case study that runs throughout the duration of the course.

How you’ll learn

  • A new module is released every two weeks
  • Read the units online, save them to your computer or print them out
  • Study at your own pace
  • Efficient and cost effective - no need to travel or take time off work
  • Apply new skills and expertise to your work straight away