Barcelona GSE Master's Degrees in Economics, Finance and Data Science 2018-19

The Barcelona GSE is a leading institution for graduate education and research in Economics, Finance, and Data Science. We bring talented, motivated students from more than 90 countries to Barcelona 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.


Program quality

  • Scientific Council of more than 30 leading academics including 12 Nobel Laureates in Economics provides strategic guidance for program development
  • “Approved with Excellence” (highest rating) by the Spanish Ministry of Education for “high research quality, international focus, and emphasis on placement”


International research reputation

  • Ranked in the Top 10 institutions in Europe for Economics research and the Top 20 Economics departments worldwide by RePEc
  • 18 European Research Council (ERC) Grants awarded to current faculty members
  • Published regularly in top journals


Career preparation and placement

  • 91% of the Class of 2016 placed within 6 months
  • 74% enter professional careers, 26% enter PhD programs
  • Dedicated Barcelona GSE Career Services team brings recruiters to campus and provides job search support



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Certifications & Titles

Master's Degree in Economics and Finance; Master's Degree in Specialized Economic Analysis, Master's Degree in Data Science

Study Options

Full Time

Funding Options

Total or partial tuition fee waivers; Full scholarships

Ramon Trias Fargas 25-27, 08005

Barcelona , Spain

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