Your learning: A strategic mix of hard skills and soft skills
Our unique methodology ensures that participants develop the critical thinking skills to analyse and perform well even in today’s toughest business situations. But we go a step further. While hard skills may be enough to get your foot in the door at top companies, your soft skills in communication, negotiation, teamwork and leadership are what keep you there and secure your future in the company.
HARD SKILLS at the Barcelona City Centre Campus
The newly remodelled EADA-Barcelona City Centre Campus is located in the heart of the city, where you are consistently placed in real-life business situations, challenged to think like an executive and make strategic decisions. Lively class discussions take place in an engaging, multicultural environment, in which you examine real case studies critically and learn from others as they learn from you.
SOFT SKILLS at the Residential Training Campus
The Residential Training Campus provides high impact, lasting learning by pushing you out of your comfort zone. You take part in four 2-day modules during the year, focused on making you the best leader you can be. This experiential learning is combined with professor-led workshops, ensuring that you effectively transfer what you have learned to the workplace.
Your classmates: You learn from them as they learn from you
The International Masters cohort includes between 250 and 300 participants from more than 50 nationalities who interact and network throughout the year. The profile below represents the participants in the Master in Finance and the Master in Accounting & Financial Management.
Your professors: Experts that inspire growth
Our faculty’s objective is to help you achieve your full potential. Professors focus on the development of the key skills and competencies for the solution of management challenges. Our faculty’s experience in business ensures real-world relevance and a strong pedagogical model promotes critical thinking and sound analytical skills. The role of the professor is to guide your learning by reproducing real-world experiences that demand your involvement and action.
from all 5 continents
Your curriculum: the International Master in Finance
Core finance courses
Financial Products & Markets
Advanced Financial Analysis
Business Analysis & Planning
Company Valuation & M&A
Ethics & Professional Standards
Thomson Reuters Certification
Strategic specialisations *
Accounting & Financial Management
- Hedge & Derivatives Accounting
- Management Accounting (I & II)
- Performance Management
- Behavioural Finance
- Entrepreneurial Finance
- Reporting For Management
- Structured Finance
- Supply Chain Finance
- Day Trading
- Empirical Methods in Finance
- Investing In Emerging Markets
- Investment Banking & Dealmaking
* Courses in each specialisation change annually
Leadership development programme
Leading Individuals & Teams I
Leading Individuals & Teams II
International Business Trip
Company visits presentations & conferences
Practical Final Project
Exchange & Double Degree (optional)
Your strategic specialisations: Tailor your master
The strategic specialisations in the third trimester are your opportunity to explore what you are passionate about and jump start your career in investment banking, corporate finance or accounting and financial management. Tailor your courses to your professional objectives, improving your employability and demonstrating a clear added value to the company.
Specialise in Investment Banking
Develop your trading skills and analyse financial performance
Learn the art of the deal and take part in trading simulations to position you at the forefront of emerging opportunities in investment banking, weighing in with strategic problem-solving skills, global vision and leadership capacity. You will develop the skills to analyse investment opportunities for venture capital and private equity funds.
Specialise in Corporate Finance
Gain the know-how to align financial decision making with strategy
Learn to be an effective business partner, working hand-in-hand with diverse stakeholders to drive results and profitable growth. You will be prepared to work in a corporate environment, consultancy or transaction services. You will also be well-positioned to join the startup scene or –why not?– start your own entrepreneurial venture, with a knack for identifying the best financing tools and ensuring future cashflow generation for survival and growth.
Specialise in Accounting & Financial Management
Launch your career in the Big Four
Gain the skills and know-how to pursue an international career in the financial and advisory services. You will learn to build and evaluate corporate reporting and financial statements, apply diverse management accounting and auditing techniques, review corporate performance, carry out complex company valuations, and analyse international taxation and the M&A process.