GBSB Global’s Master of Science in Finance in Madrid takes a proactive approach and goes beyond the fundamentals of banking and accounting to understand the intricate principles, monetary markets, and professional opportunities in today’s financial sector. The Master of Science in Finance in Madrid program comprises courses focused on core analytics, such as financial and managerial accounting, statistical analysis, and corporate finance, building a solid base for students to successfully advance their careers obtaining top leadership positions in major financial firms or international corporations.
One of the utmost innovative master programs in the area of finance in Spain, the Master of Science in Finance in Madrid intends to disrupt the way traditional business education is taught, providing students with the most state-of the-art, modern teaching environment. GBSB Global’s students are among the most responsible, innovative, and globally focused business leaders graduating today that are culturally intelligent and work effectively in multinational arenas.
Master of Science in Finance
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Mornings & Afternoons
Earn an Internationally
Faculty with Strong
Experience in Finance
70 Different Countries
Exclusive Access to
Financial Forums and
Applicable on a Global Scale
RANKINGS, ACCREDITATIONS & PARTNERSHIPS
Fully accredited by ASIC approved by Ofsted and an affiliate of ENQA
Accredited by Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs
The only higher education institution in Spain accredited by Microsoft as a leader in digital education
Ranked as a Leader in Business Education by Newsweek Magazine
Awarded as a Four Stars Business School by QS Ranking System
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
TAKE ADVANTAGE OF A WIDE VARIETY OF INTERESTING CAREERS:
Enhance your analytical skills and understand the rules and practices in the financial market that will make you competitive throughout the world.
EARN TOP CERTIFICATIONS THAT WILL DRIVE YOUR MARKETABILITY:
Acquire the education and training needed to be confident and competitive in a industry with huge growth potential. Take advantage to set yourself apart with the certification examinations provided by GBSB Global.
LOOK TO THE FUTURE:
Learn how to become a trusted advisor, an expert in financial protection and planning or investment banker. The financial industry has weathered the test of time, continuing to persevere despite the recent world financial crisis.
ENHANCE YOUR CV:
Develop your analytical knowledge and skills becoming a competent financial professional able to read the markets and forecast future activity. Embrace not only the elementary roles in finance, but become a cross-functional leader eager to meet the challenges that lay ahead by earning a Master of Science in Finance in Madrid.
Take advantage of GBSB Global Business School’s extensive resources that support students in procuring their professional ambitions in finance in Madrid, Spain, or internationally. GBSB Global Business School encourages its students studying for their Master of Science in Finance in Madrid for the next step in their professional endeavors by offering special financial workshops, guest speakers, industry presentations on campus, and career services.
Employment At Top Companies
MELANIE DÜNKEL, Germany
"I wanted to get a deeper financial view from different countries all over the world as well as to improve different soft skills like communication and negotiation. The school gave me the opportunity to do this and to get to know people from all over the world, as well as immerse myself in Spanish culture."
MSc in Finance, 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."
MSc in Finance, Class of 2017
BLOCK1: Fundamentals of Finance for Global Managers
The Government & Legal Environment of Business
Understanding the International Macroeconomy
Statistical Analysis for Management
BLOCK 2: Advanced Global Financial Management
Global Financial Markets, Instruments, & Financing
Mergers, Acquisitions & Alliances
BLOCK 3: Managerial Competencies for Global Leaders
Leadership & Organizational Behavior
Research Methods in International Business
Negotiations & Communications
Ethics & Responsibility
Global Strategy & Management
Final Project – 6 ECTS
The Final Project is an assignment that focuses on a specific topic of interest.
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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
TO BE QUALIFIED FOR ADMISSION TO MASTER OF SCIENCE IN 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
Proof of Proficiency in the English Language:
- English as a native language;
- TOEFL - Minimum score: 213 (computer based), 79/93 (internet based), or 550 (paper based);
- IELTS - Minimum score: 6.5;
- Cambridge ESOL, Certificate in Advanced English (CAE) - Minimum score: C1;
- English as the language of instruction during previous studies in the formal educational system;
- Internal English level testing at GBSB Global.
Complete all required forms for admission and submit all required documents
Enrolment Fee (Paid upon Admission)
Annual Administrative Fee
Tuition Fee for the Program (60 ECTS credits)
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
Minimum Advanced Tuition Payment (Non-EU Students)
Due at the time of program acceptance and a requirement to send visa documents
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.
Payments are accepted online or by bank transfers (commission charges may 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.