Student Profile

Barcelona GSE Class of 2020: 193 talented students from 43 countries.

The 13th cohort of Master's students fulfills the Barcelona GSE's objective of attracting individuals with an international focus, outstanding academic backgrounds, and a diverse range of professional experiences.

See an overview of the entire student body for this edition of the Master's programs or select from the list to view specific student profile information for each program.

 

Class of 2020 at a glance

Intake of students: 193


Countries represented: 43 (85% international students)


Average age: 25 years


Gender split: 63% male, 37% female


 

Class of 2020 overview and academic backgrounds

Most students have undergraduate degrees in Economics or Finance. Others come from Engineering, Mathematics, or other backgrounds.

Strong quantitative skills are essential to getting the most out of our program offerings.

Work experience before the master program

An education at the Barcelona GSE is a wise choice for both freshly-graduated undergrads and those who have already in the workforce looking to improve and enhance their own skill set. 

Students will benefit from connecting with classmates who have professional experience at consulting firms, international organizations, and banks as well as research institutions and government agencies.

Students from around the world

85% of students in the class comes from outside of Spain, and 35% of students came from outside Europe. International students bring an enriching mixture of backgrounds, cultural perspectives, and personal experiences to the classroom.

Most represented countries (# students):

Spain (29), Italy (28), Turkey (16), United States (15), United Kingdom (13) India (9), Germany (9), China (8)

Countries with only one student in this year's class: 18

  • Class of 2020 overview and academic backgrounds

    Most students have undergraduate degrees in Economics or Finance. Others come from Engineering, Mathematics, or other backgrounds.

    Strong quantitative skills are essential to getting the most out of our program offerings.

    Class 2020 Barcelona GSE
  • Work experience before the master program

    An education at the Barcelona GSE is a wise choice for both freshly-graduated undergrads and those who have already in the workforce looking to improve and enhance their own skill set. 

    Students will benefit from connecting with classmates who have professional experience at consulting firms, international organizations, and banks as well as research institutions and government agencies.

    Class 2020 Barcelona GSE
  • Students from around the world

    85% of students in the class comes from outside of Spain, and 35% of students came from outside Europe. International students bring an enriching mixture of backgrounds, cultural perspectives, and personal experiences to the classroom.

    Most represented countries (# students):

    Spain (29), Italy (28), Turkey (16), United States (15), United Kingdom (13) India (9), Germany (9), China (8)

    Countries with only one student in this year's class: 18

    Class 2020 Barcelona GSE