• Duración 1 year
  • Idiomas English
  • Scholarship Opportunities Scholarship Opportunities
  • Full time Full time
WHY WITH US?

Research Master developed by academics from prestigious universities and professionals from international organizations designed to provide cutting-edge tools in economics and finance.

 
RELEVANT FIGURES
#3 EUROPE

TIMES HIGHER EDUCATION TEACHING RANKING 2019
According to the Times Higher Education European Teaching Rankings, the most reputable ranking in teaching quality, the University of Navarra ranks third in Europe after Oxford and Cambridge.
#11 EUROPE

2018 QS GRADUATE EMPLOYABILITY RANKING
For the fourth consecutive year, the University of Navarra was ranked first in Spain in terms of employability.
1st SPAIN

EQUIS ACCREDITED SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS
First Spanish faculty to receive this seal of quality granted by the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) for its quality in business management and administration.
#13 EUROPE

2019 QS WORLD RANKING BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT
The University of Navarra is positioned as a benchmark institution at the European level in the fields of business & management.

DISCOVER THE UNIVERSITY

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COMPREHENSIVE TRAINING
An education at the University provides a 360-degree view on academic matters and personal development. The University’s mission is to ensure students become well-rounded individuals committed to making a positive contribution to solving the problems in the world around them, using the knowledge they have acquired to serve their communities.
 
RESEARCH
The University of Navarra aims to become a research university, carrying out interdisciplinary research that also reflects a strong commitment to social engagement. Improvements in research have a positive effect on teaching quality. Professors at the University of Navarra spend at least half of their time on research.
 
ALUMNI NETWORK
University activity makes more sense when it provides a constant, effective and dynamic service to society. The University’s main contribution is training students who join the workforce after graduation. Our more than 120,000 alumni living in over 120 countries are our best ambassadors. With a spirit of solidarity, this community of university graduates shares our desire to help change the world.
 
CAMPUS
University leaves an indelible mark on each graduate’s personal development. The experience gained at university helps students mature so they are ready to make decisions about their professional and personal lives. The campus is a place to learn, grow, live and share with others.
 
 

THE PROGRAM

The program aims both to provide a current solid theoretical base and to develop the analytical skills needed for the design, analysis and empirical comparison of models applied at top PhD programs or global corporations for practical work and research, thus training for adaptation to change.

The study of mathematical and econometric techniques will allow students to excel in data analytics with rigor, depth and versatility.

The program is made of Micro, Macro and Econometric sequences in the first two blocks. The third block adds specialization courses such as Development Economics, Economic Policy Evaluation, Corporate Governance or Macro-Finance. The Program is complemented with programming workshops, state-of-the-art research forums, ethics seminars and career orientation. Professors will interact with students one-to-one on a regular basis.

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CAREER DEVELOPMENT 

The MEF was created in 1999 to prepare top-level specialists and provide them cutting-edge tools in the fields of economics and finance. Since then the master has trained professionals with a 100% historical employability rate after 6 months of graduation.

The program is the natural gateway either for admission to a top PhD program in Economics, Finance and Analytics or for analytical careers in international corporations.

Examples of recent placements of its alumni in prominent sectors around the world are:

PhD /
Academia
Harvard University
Columbia Business School
University of Pennsylvania
London School of Economics
Simon Fraser University
Georgia Tech
International Institutions
International Monetary Fund
UN Development Programme
European Central Bank
Bank for International Settlements
EBRD
OECD
National
Authorities
Bank of England
Bank of Spain
Bank of Lithuania
Ministry of Chile
CNMC Spain
Investment Banking & Finance
Morgan Stanley
Deutsche Bank
BBVA
Zurich Insurance
Close Brothers AM
Consulting / Market Research
Oliver Wyman
Strategy& (PwC)
Compass Lexecon
BCG
EY
Data Science / Analytics
Alibaba Cloud
Banco Santander
Data Value Management
EY
ABB

Students can access one-to-one mentoring, career planning support, as well as tools provided by Career Services in addition to the specific career training embedded in the master program.

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ALUMNI STORIES

Undertaking the MEF programme critically contributed to my training in the tools of economic and econometric analysis required for a technically demanding job both in the private and the public sector.

Enrique Andreu 

Executive Vice President - Head of Office at Compass Lexecon (MEF 2000)

The MEF provided me the knowledge and skills to be an impactful economist. From exposure to the newest economic methods, to practical research projects, the program gave me the foundation that is in demand by employers.

James Orlando

Senior Economist at TD Bank (MEF 2014)

APPLICATION OVERVIEW

We welcome applications from students with a strong academic background and quantitative skills with the desire to understand the needs of society and to work to improve it.

The applications for the MEF are considered on a rolling basis, meaning that candidates are being admitted throughout the course. Therefore we encourage you to apply as early as possible.

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  1. Application Deadline: 01 July
  2. Pre-Enrollment Deadline: 01 August
  3. Programme Start: 01 September

International students should also take visa requirements into account for time management.

Visa Requirements Guide

 

1. Get registered at myUNAV.

2. Fill out the application form with the required documents:

  • a) Official transcripts. Past or last year transcripts of undergraduate or master studies.
  • b) Curriculum vitae.
  • c) Two letters of recommendation. Two academic letters endorsing your academic and quantitative skills and performance. 
  • d) One motivation letter. Complete in the application platform.
  • e) English Level Accreditation. For students without studies fully in English.
  • → IELTS. (> 6.0 Overall Score)
  • TOEFL Internet. (> 90 Overall Score)
  • TOEFL Paper Based. (> 570 Overall Score)
  • TOEIC (> 790 Overall Score)
  • Cambridge Test (B2 Level or higher).
  • f) Photocopy of passport.
  • g) One passport-size photograph.
  • h) Receipt of the payment of 100 €. (non-refundable).

3. The university might contact you to ask you for more documentation or an interview. (Example: GRE General Test score. For candidates from universities outside Spain)

4. University’s email with the final status of the admission (within a month).

5. Complete the pre-enrollment process before the deadline. 

Accepted candidates will have to pay a €1000 enrolment fee, to be deducted from the total tuition fee (non-refundable).

 

FEES & FUNDING

 

Tuition Fee (2020/21): €15,400.

Includes:

Lifelong University of Navarra membership. (Library resources, networking events, workshops and Alumni membership)

Material and laptop with softwares and packages needed for the program.

Studying at the University of Navarra we want it to be an open opportunity for those who really propose their work to serve and make an impact in the world. That is why we do not want any candidate with a strong profile to lose the opportunity to be part of our Alumni for financial reasons.

Scholarships Available

 

 

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