MBA in Finance

What Is MBA Degree Specialization in Finance?

The structure of the MBA (Master of Business Administration) program at GBSB Global Business School in Barcelona enables you to pursue your goals by specializing within an area of interest. Concentration areas cultivate your in-depth knowledge of a specialized area and give you a clear advantage for professional career.

At GBSB Global Business School in Barcelona students have an option to pursue either a general management MBA program or complete a specialization as part of their MBA studies. Specializations are an option not a requirement, and all students receive the same MBA degree regardless of whether they complete a specialization. At GBSB Global Business School MBA specializations are offered in order to provide students with better career opportunities in Barcelona, Spain, Europe and around the world based on their interests and abilities within the field of business management.

Students should always consider their career goals and professional aspirations in deciding whether to complete a specialization during their MBA program. All specialization courses are taught in English.

MBA in Finance at GBSB Global Business School prepares students for lucrative yet highly competitive careers in banking and finance through rigorous specialization courses.

MBA Finance specialization can offer numerous career possibilities in Barcelona, London, New York, Europe in general, and emerging markets. It can also be an effective tool to help with promotions in the professions in financial sector.

For years, finance – and more specifically, investment banking – has been one of the most popular career tracks for MBA graduates and thus the number of finance management schools was increasing. However, we believe in innovative global approach to MBA education and offer a well-rounded MBA program in Finance that will help you meet your career aspirations, improve the chances of career progression, and equip you with the skills and knowledge needed to break into the world of finance.

It can be challenging to start a career in banking or finance management, and those who make it do so by getting all the education and experience they need. Your MBA in Finance at GBSB Global Business School Barcelona is a perfect option to start with.

MBA Finance Graduation Requirements

5 COURSES (15 ECTS Credits)

MBA Finance Courses:

MBA program in Finance Management combines specialization courses with core disciplines in finance to offer an excellent management and business education.

  • Global Financial Markets, Instruments, and Financing
  • Investments
  • Merger, Acquisitions and Alliances
  • Real Estate Finance
  • Entrepreneurial Finance

PLEASE NOTE: Students must decide the area of their specialization when applying. Alternatively students may choose not to specialize in any particular area and pursue a general management MBA program.

Careers in Finance and Banking

There are lots of different possible career paths in finance and banking. After completing your MBA in Finance you may pursue a career as a financial manager or analyst, an accounting manager, a cash manager, an investment banker, a trader, a portfolio manager – to name a few.

However, not only in banks and the financial sector in general there are jobs available for MBA Finance graduates. Financial concerns are a part of nearly every organizational decision, whether the organization is a business company, non-profit organization or governmental body. For that reason, financial professionals are of central importance to overall planning and control.

Barcelona is one of the major epicenters of the Spanish and European business life. Considered the fifth-best city in Europe for business, it gathers 50 percent of the Japanese, French, German, Italian, US, and Dutch companies based in Spain. In recent years, many private equity boutiques appeared in Barcelona. With such a variety you will have great chances to pursue an internship or get a future job easily after completing your MBA in Finance in Barcelona.

As you study for your MBA in Finance you become a specialist in the field of finance management so that you can find a job that you wish anywhere in the world! 

If you are not sure which MBA specialization to chose or if you have any questions or doubts regarding our MBA Finance specialization, please do not hesitate to contact one of our educational advisers.

Prospective students, wishing to participate in the MBA Finance program, please apply online.



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