Intensive, collaborative learning environment

Learn from your classmates, selected students with outstanding backgrounds

Study with the experts

Exchange ideas and debate directly with professors and leading industry practitioners

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Prepare for the career you want

Expand your opportunities for professional or academic success

An inspiring, unique location

The city of Barcelona will welcome and motivate you with its modern spirit and cosmopolitan culture

Your teachers: professors with PhDs from top universities

The Barcelona GSE's distinguished faculty are among the best teachers and researchers in their fields, who strive to provide excellence in education for the next generation of economists and financiers. All Barcelona GSE master program classes are taught by PhD-holding faculty.

  • 156 Affiliated Professors
  • 30 nationalities (49% from outside Spain)
  • 100% hold a PhD: 42% from US universities, 21% from Spanish universities, and 37% from universities in other countries

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Your classmates: the best and the brightest

The Barcelona GSE's master programs are some of the very best in the world, respected by academics, business leaders, and public sector administrators. Studying as a part of this group of talented students will be an intense, challenging and rewarding experience.

Who can benefit from one of our master's programs?

  • Students with Business, Economics, International Relations, Political Science, or Statistics backgrounds
  • Junior analysts or professionals from the workforce looking to upgrade their skills
  • Aspiring PhD students who want to build a solid academic foundation

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Your alumni network: successful colleagues and friendships for life

Students who complete one of our master's degrees are very successful in obtaining competitive jobs and gaining admission to leading doctoral programs. After graduation, Barcelona GSE alumni are selected to join top professional and academic institutions and continue on with their ambitious career pathways.

Our graduates also form strong bonds with each other and the school, creating an indispensable network to help their future career paths:

  • Keeping in touch with classmates, colleagues, and clients
  • Finding out about the latest jobs, projects, and networking offers
  • Leveraging the expertise of the Barcelona GSE community
  • Building a powerful network of trusted professionals

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All Barcelona GSE master degrees have been recognized by the Catalan and Spanish Education authorities within the framework of the Bologna Process (in Spanish, “Master Universitario o Master Oficial”). Indicadors de qualitat


Living in Barcelona

The Barcelona GSE offers a unique opportunity to study at an institution with a world-class faculty and colleagues while enjoying the cultural, social and recreational amenities of one of the world's most exciting cities. Barcelona provides a metropolitan, international environment, located on the shores the Mediterranean Sea. Come and take part in city traditions of delicious food and local music, enjoy getting around with easy public transportation systems, and during summer bask in the sun at the city's top destination: the beach. 

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