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What are you going to learn?

What are you going to learn?

  • The purpose of this degree is for the student to gain specialized and multidisciplinary advanced training, aimed both at promoting research as well as a professional specialization.

  • Study the major concepts and techniques of mathematical analysis, probability and statistics, which are required in the areas of economics and finance.

  • Develop the main ideas and techniques necessary for the analysis of general equilibrium modeling.

  • Appropriately use the econometric techniques employed in the analysis of microeconomics and in the analysis and modeling of financial time series.

  • Handle the main statistical and econometric software used in the areas of economics and finance.

  • Study and deepen knowledge in recent macroeconomic models with neoclassical features, namely, the study of general dynamic equilibrium models.

  • Understand the fundamentals of modern financial theory through discrete-time models, examining the decision-making process during uncertainty within an intertemporal framework, the theory of mean and variance, the theory of arbitration and the incorporating of data into the decision-making process.

  • Examine the concept of market risk using different models for their evaluation.

  • Create an original paper on a topic related to one of the subjects discussed during the program.

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You will be able to work in

You will be able to work in...


The labor market needs professionals with a sound base, both in economic analysis and financial theory. The Master in Economics and Finance is ideal for people who wish to work both in the field of research and in the professional world.


Once they have completed the Master's Degree, those students who wish to proceed with Ph.D. studies offered by the School of Economics and Business Administration and who are admitted to one or more of its programs, may request the validation of the credits obtained in the Master's Degree to the Director of the corresponding program.

The Master in Economics and Finance provides the appropiate quantitative training to carry out doctoral studies in any institution, both Spanish and foreign.

Firms working in the field of finance: securities and stock exchange companies, investment banks, trust funds...

Financial management firms, particularly large corporations and multinationals.

Research departments in public and private entities and organizations with core competencies in designing economic policies at the supranational (European Central Bank, European Commision, etc), national, or local levels.

You can find some of our alumni working in companies such as: