Internet finance and digital banking - a new direction in the realm of traditional financial management has received increasing attention worldwide. P2P lending, crowdfunding, and online money market funds - these financial terms are heard frequently. The technological revolution of the internet changed the nature, scope, and competitive landscape of the financial services industry with digital disruption occurring at every level of international financial management operations.
The master in digital financial management in Madrid aims to change the way international financial management is taught at business schools in Europe. Traditional finance will no longer be relevant in the digital economy; rather, the master in digital financial management in Madrid students should understand the new forms of accounting and financial management and be able to adapt to the new challenges in the finance industry, such as digital banking and digital finance.
Students attending this master in digital financial management in Madrid automatically obtain a renown ACCA certification at the levels of F1-F4. This is a momentous accomplishment in addition to earning the master degree.
Master of Science in Financial Management, Digital Banking and Internet Finance
Dual Degree Program with University of Vic - Central University of Catalonia (UVic-UCC)*
OCT | JAN | APR
Full Time | Mornings
Faculty with Finance
is Awarded Additionally
to the Masters Degree
Students from More than
70 Different Countries
Unique Knowledge on
the Latest Advancements
in Financial Management
Exclusive Access to
Multiple Finance Jobs Offers
Worldwide through ACCA Portal
Dual Degree with
the University of Alcala
RANKINGS, ACCREDITATIONS & PARTNERSHIPS
Recognized as a Leader in Global Education by Newsweek Magazine
Official partner of ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants)
The only official ACCA CBE (Computer Based Examination) Center in Spain
Fully accredited by ASIC approved by Ofsted and an affiliate of ENQA
The only higher education institution in Spain accredited by Microsoft as a leader in digital education
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
MANAGERIAL COMPETENCIES OF GLOBAL LEADERS:
Participants in the Master in digital financial management in Madrid have the opportunity to acquire leadership, negotiation, and communication skills in order to lead financial management projects on a global scale.
UNDERSTANDING OF LEGAL AND ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT:
Businesses in Europe and around the world do not operate in a vacuum. They are subject to their external environments. Learn about the legal and economic environments in business and how operations are affected by them.
ACCOUNTING AND FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT:
A series of finance courses covering accounting and financial management systems used by firms.
STATISTICAL ANALYSIS AND BIG DATA:
The world today is driven by massive amounts of data stored electronically. Learn to use statistical methods in the areas of business, economy, and financial management to analyse economic and business data.
FINANCIAL TECHNOLOGY - PRINCIPLES AND TECHNOLOGIES OF DIGITAL FINANCE:
Fintech companies are currently very active at trying to disrupt the financial services market. Working primarily across three segments of the financial management service industry (payments, lending, and personal finance), they want to be able to work cheaper and faster and to provide a better transparency of what’s happening. Deepen your understanding of the business of Fintech companies with the master in digital financial management in Madrid.
DIGITAL BANKING AND NEW CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE:
Get accustomed to and build a strong foundation in the digital banking product sector, working with debit/credit cards, ATMs, mobile and internet banking systems, and PoS.
Discover strengths you never knew you had, and opportunities you never knew existed with the Master in digital financial management in Madrid. Explore a wide variety of career options in Europe and around the world.
ACCA Certification provides assurance to employers
that you have the necessary skills & knowledge
required in accounting and finance.
Get exclusive access to the ACCA career portal and
attend company presentations at GBSB Global.
Employment At Top Companies
VICTOR SOBOLEV, Russia
"I really liked the way the studies at GBSB Global were organized. Every professor is a specialist in his or her own field and always provided real-world examples. It really motivates you to study new subjects when the examples come from individuals who really know what they are talking about."
GBSB Global Alumna, Class of 2016
GIANLUCA ZANON, Italy
"I like the professors and staff at GBSB Global Business School, everybody is always very kind and always finds the time to help solving problems for me."
GBSB Global Alumnus, Class of 2017
Managerial Competencies of Global Leaders
Ethics and Responsibility
Leadership and Organizational Behavior
Negotiations and Communications
Understanding or Legal and Economic Environment
The Government and Legal Environment
Understanding International Macroeconomy
Cost Accounting and Budgeting
Current Issues in Contemporary Accounting
Statistical Analysis and Big Data
Statistical Analysis for Management
Financial Reporting in Digital Age
FinTech - Principles and Technologies of Internet Finance
Emerging Internet Finance Models
Customer Experience Management in Financial Services
Final Project – 6 ECTS
GBSB Global Business School uses the quarter system where there are four 10 week study periods (or quarters) during the year. Students are expected to attend three quarters, but may attend all four quarters (including summer quarters) to graduate sooner. Summer quarters are available based on the number of students signed up.
STARTING DATES ACADEMIC YEAR 2017- 2018
Our flexible approach to education and unique curricular design allows new students to start their studies in the beginning of each academic quarter. The starting dates for new undergraduate and graduate students are the following:
Fall Quarter – October 2, 2017
Winter Quarter – January 8, 2018
Spring Quarter – April 9, 2018
Fall Quarter – October 2, 2017; November 13, 2017
Winter Quarter – January 8, 2018; February 19, 2018
Spring Quarter – April 9, 2018; May 21, 2018
October 2017 - December 2017
October 2 - 6
October 9 - 13
October 16 - 20
October 23 - 27
Oct. 30 - Nov. 3
November 6 - 10
November 13 - 17
November 20 - 24
Nov. 27 - Dec. 1
December 4 - 8
December 11 - 15
January 2018 - March 2018
January 8 - 12
January 15 - 19
January 22 - 26
Jan. 29 - Feb. 2
February 5 - 9
February 12 - 16
February 19 - 23
Feb. 26 - Mar. 2
March 5 - 9
March 12 - 16
March 19 - 23
April 2018 - June 2018
April 9 - 13
April 16 - 20
April 23 - 27
Apr. 30 - May 4
May 7 - 11
May 14 - 18
May 21 - 25
May 28 - June 1
June 4 - 8
June 11 - 15
June 18 - 22
CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS: Dec 18 – Jan 7
EASTER BREAK: March 26 - 30
SPRING HOLIDAYS: March 26 - April 8
SUMMER HOLIDAYS: June - October 2018
GRADUATION CEREMONY: June 28, 2018
Bachelor Degree, Oxford Brookes University, UK
MBA, ESADE Business School, Spain
ACCA Tutor & Director, ACCADEMIA, Spain
Methodology Expert & Project Manager, Financial Reporting, Mechel, Russia
Corporate Consolidation Manager, JT International, Switzerland
Financial Analyst, JT International, Switzerland
ANDREW S. HYMAN
BSc, Applied Physics, Tufts University, USA
Master Degree, Public Policy, Vanderbilt University, USA
MA, Geography, University of Illinois, USA
Director of Business Development, XShares Group, USA
Marketing Director, Fiske Walter Capital Management, USA
Knowledge Manager and Consultant, PWC, USA
Author, Green Investing Column, Ecowatch Journal
MA Honors, Economics and Law, University of Aberdeen, Scotland
MBA, IESE Business School / University of Navarra, Spain
Investment Director, 3i Group Plc, Spain
Senior Partner, Emergia Partners, Spain
Partner, TeamOn Corporate Finance, Investment and Real Estate, Spain
Bachelor Degree, Universita degli Studi di Macerata, Italy
PhD, Statistics, Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Spain
PhD Researcher, Department of Statistics and Operation Research, Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Spain
Post-Doctoral Researcher, IESE Business School, Spain
Professor, IESEG School of Management, France
BSc, Mathematics, Exeter University, UK
MBA, Marketing, University of Phoenix, USA
Master Degree, Marketing, ESERP Business School, Spain
CEO, Gerentes Internacionales S.A., Spain
Independent Consultant/Coach, Spain
Financial & Business Consultant, Spain
Bachelor Degree, International Trade, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain
Bachelor Degree, Economics and Business, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain
Master Degree, International Business and Marketing, Johannes Kepler Universitat Linz, Spain
Digital Strategist, Freelance, Spain
International Digital Marketing Manager, ACC1O, Spain
Export Manager of European Markets, Delta, Spain
TO BE QUALIFIED FOR ADMISSION TO MASTER IN FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT, DIGITAL BANKING, AND INTERNET FINANCE IN MADRID, YOU MUST:
Have earned a Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) or higher;
be in the process of finalizing your Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent),
or demonstrate a high level of relevant professional experience
Have a high level of English language
Complete all required forms for admission and submit all required documents
Tuition Fee per Quarter (20 ECTS credits)
Tuition Fee per Academic Credit (1 ECTS credit)
Minimum Advanced Tuition Payment (EU Students)
Due at the time of program acceptance
The remaining Tuition Fees are due the first Friday (Week 1) of the program.
Master´s Program Duration: 3 Quarters = 1 Academic Year
A discount may be applied if the student choses to pay
the full amount at the time of program acceptance.
If payments are not paid by the deadlines, a penalty fee is applied as per Terms and Conditions.
Payment are accepted by bank transfer or PayPal (commission charges apply).
Program fees do not include accommodation, flights, insurance or program materials.
Students who wish to participate in Global Study Trips may do so by paying additional fees.