The Master in Financial Management has the support of Fintech Spain, and is the only postgraduate course on which you'll use the Refinitiv tool, software that provides financial solutions in the areas of trading, investment, consultancy, risk and wealth.
On this master's programme you'll learn how to make financial decisions in unpredictable global environments, applying data visualisation and extraction tools and financial technologies such as Cognos Analytics, Tableau, Big Data and Fintech.
In addition to mastering taxation, management, financial planning, liquid assets, M&A processes, private equity, venture capital, VaR methodologies and other financial risk analysis concepts, your management profile will be enhanced with cross-cutting skills such as strategic communication and influential leadership.
The content of the online Master in Finance is taught by lecturers with experience in the financial sector and in top-level institutions such as the World Bank, Banco Santander, Barclays Bank, and CaixaBank.
*The degree in its Spanish and online format has been verified and approved by the agency that oversees educational quality. We are awaiting authorisation for delivery in face-to-face format in Spanish and English.
|Start: 18 oct. 2024||Title issued by Universidad Europea de Madrid|
|9 months||School of Social Sciences and Communication.|
The only master's degree where you learn about financial management, investment assessment, risk analysis and control with the Refinitiv tool, software that provides financial solutions in the areas of trading, investment, consultancy, risk and wealth. Furthermore, you'll be able to use this tool throughout the master's programme outside scheduled class hours so that you can practice and strengthen your conceptual knowledge.
The Master in Finance enjoys the support of Fintech Spain, whose objective is to promote financial technologies and make them accessible to the public in order to raise awareness of their applications and potential. Founder and director of Fintech Spain Pablo Blasco will teach classes on Fintech, which will allow you to develop your own networking in this sector.
You'll work with Refinitiv Eikon in the fields of data, trading, investment, consultancy, risk and wealth. You'll have access to different platform certifications.
Module I. Financial Management and Financial Markets (6 ECTS credits)
In the first term, you'll study the modules that will allow you to understand finance's role within the business environment and corporate strategy, as well as to debate and reflect on the importance of domestic and international regulatory systems, in particular the regulation of financial instruments (MiFID II).
Module II. Financial Planning and Management Control Technologies (6 ECTS credits)
Gain a comprehensive understanding of the objectives of financial planning, and to adapt/apply technological tools for managerial control.
performance for decision-making purposes.
Module III. Financial Management and Investment Assessment (6 ECTS credits)
Understand and analyse the macroeconomic situation, international and intervening financial markets, analysis of financial statements, investment analysis and valuation of financial assets in unpredictable global environments for decision-making purposes.
Module IV. Corporate Financial Taxation (6 ECTS credits)
Analyse tax planning, investment management and tax optimisation strategies in order to be able to make decisions that will improve company performance.
Module V. Corporate Asset Management (6 ECTS credits)
Draft the necessary corporate asset management reports, using the existing technological tools in this field that facilitate decision-making with regard to the management of surpluses/deficits at the domestic and international levels.
Module VI. Corporate Finance (6 ECTS credits)
In the second term, the aim is for students to be able to understand the forms of financing (internal and external) that exist at the domestic and international levels, analysing their impact on a company’s financial structure.
Module VII. Risk Analysis and Control Tools (6 ECTS credits)
Understand inorganic growth/corporate restructuring strategies and whether these are in line with corporate strategy, as well as identify financial business risks and how to apply of hedging strategies to address them.
Module VIII. Finance and Information Management (Big Data, Business Analytics, Fintech) (6 ECTS credits)
To become qualified in the use of technological and IT tools for extracting financial information from databases (Big Data), business analytics techniques in corporate positioning and the use of fintech financial tools for financial decision-making in unpredictable global environments.
Module IX. Professional Internships (6 ECTS credits)
Additionally, during the second term students will begin their professional internship at a firm in the financial sector, where they will put the knowledge they have acquired into practice in a real business environment.
Module X. Final Master’s Project (6 ECTS credits)
Finally, Module 10 is dedicated to the Final Master's Project. It entails the individual preparation of an original project that the student will publicly present before a panel of judges in order to obtain their master's degree. The curriculum is designed taking into account (explain in a reasoned and coherent way the order of the subjects each term, especially the professional internships and the Final Master's Project).
The Master in Financial Management is recommended for professionals with several years of experience, or those who hold degrees in business administration and management, economics, actuarial and financial sciences, business sciences, accounting and finance, or their equivalents abroad.
The master's programme will equip you with the knowledge and skills that will allow you to perform competitively in financial, credit and insurance sectors, both traditional and emerging, such as the InsurTech and Fintech sectors, as well as in company financial departments, consultancy and auditing.
You’ll be trained to take on the following roles:
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Financial management, as its name indicates, is a professional or group of professionals responsible for analysing finances within a company or organisation, to guarantee their proper functioning. This control must be overseen by the financial director or CFO and normally covers different areas:
The Master in Financial Management at Universidad Europea in Madrid is designed to train professionals who aspire to become CFOs.
In this master's degree in financial management, we will provide you with the necessary knowledge to acquire a universal vision of the company from the financial, accounting, legal, labour and fiscal point of view. You will also develop your ability to manage teams, leadership and communication skills.
The professional opportunities of this master are very varied, and depend on the profile of the company and the candidate.
If your intention is to work as CFO within a company, keep in mind that it is a position of great responsibility and therefore requires prior training, such as a Degree in Business Administration, which you can complement with this Master's Degree in Financial Management that we teach at Universidad Europea.
Away from that, you can find opportunities within the private or public sector, in banking, with a focus on risk analysis, liquidity management, investments, etc...
The master in Financial Management at Universidad Europea in Madrid lasts for 9 months and consists of 60 ECTS. It is taught in person at our campus in Alcobendas, a suburb in the north of Madrid that is home to many international businesses.