TIF410 - Project Finance


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: School exam
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
School exam 100/100 4 hours D

Course content

  • Fundamental finance and capital budgeting
  • Capital asset pricing model, formulation
  • Interpretation and solution of linear programming problems
  • Decision criteria
  • Choice of alternatives and related sensitivity analyzes
  • Dual problem
  • Value of information
  • Bonds / stocks
  • Capital market theory and portfolio theory
  • Yield requirements
  • Interest rates
  • Market efficiency
  • Dividend policy and capital structure
  • Financial instruments
  • International finance and capital budgeting

Learning outcome


The course will provide students with a basic insight and understanding of theory related to companies' financing and capital budgeting decisions.


The course will enable students to analyze and assess complex business economics issues. Moreover, participants will understand and be able to apply different theories and models within decision-making and financial issues.

General competence:

Be familiar with the preparation and interpretation of financial information, valuation issues as well as the general framework and opportunities that apply to the financial conditions of a company's projects.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures and excercises

Compulsory assignments

  • Obligatoriske arbeidskrav.

Further on evaluation

Supporting material allowed on exams: Approved calculator regarding NTNUs support material code B-D "specific basic calculator". Other calculators that are allowed in the course are: Casio FC-100V and Texas Instruments - BAII Plus.

Admission to study programme is required, see "special conditions".

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Management of Technology (ØAMLT)

Required previous knowledge


Course materials

Compendium in decision analysis. Selected parts in Brealey, R.A., Myers, S.C. Allen, F .: Principles of Corporate Finance, latest edition, McGraw-Hill / Irwin, New York. Compendium with slides and assignments (with solutions).

More on the course



Version: A
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2023

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Economics and Administration
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
NTNU Business School


Examination arrangement: School exam

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Spring ORD School exam 100/100 D 2023-05-12 09:00 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
SL311 brun sone Sluppenvegen 14 48
SL120 blå sone Sluppenvegen 14 1
SL325 Sluppenvegen 14 1
SL274 Sluppenvegen 14 1
Summer UTS School exam 100/100 D INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

For more information regarding registration for examination and examination procedures, see "Innsida - Exams"

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