Barcelona School of Economics

The Barcelona School of Economics is a leading institution for graduate education and research in Economics, Finance, and Data Science. We select talented, motivated students from more than 50 countries and connect them with top-ranking researchers, experienced teaching faculty, international alumni, and a strong recruiter network. 

The objective of our rigorous nine-month master’s programs is to prepare graduates for professional and academic careers that require intense analytical thinking and a flexible mindset.

What makes the BSE stand out

Ranked in top 5 Economics departments in Europe
The academic excellence of the school rests on the talent and drive of our teaching and research faculty, which has positioned the BSE consistently among the world's top research groups.

94% career placement success rate
Within six months of obtaining their master’s degrees, 94% of graduates obtained a top professional position (last 3 cohorts average).  The BSE’s dedicated Careers Services team provides one-on-one career counseling and all the tools students need for a successful job search.

Nobel Laureates help to develop the Master's
Our Master’s programs lead to official degrees under EU law and receive strategic guidance from a group of more than 30 leading academics, including 11 Nobel Laureates, on the Barcelona School of Economics Scientific Council.

Our programs of study
We offer nine-months, full-time Master’s degrees. All programs are taught in English at our campuses in Barcelona.

Master’s Degree in Economics and Finance

  •     Economics Program
  •     Finance Program
  •     PhD Track Program (Year 1 of UPF PhD in Economics and Finance)

Master’s Degree in Specialized Economic Analysis

  •     Competition and Market Regulation Program
  •     Economics of Public Policy Program
  •     International Trade, Finance, and Development Program
  •     Macroeconomic Policy and Financial Markets Program

Master’s Degree in Data Science

  •     Data Science Program
  •     Data Science for Decision Makers Program

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