Finance Summer School


The Barcelona GSE Finance Summer School covers several key areas of finance, including corporate finance, investments, derivatives pricing and portfolio optimization.

The school is aimed primarily at graduate students and professionals. Each of the courses combines a mixture of lectures and practical classes. The focus is on the implementation of theoretical concepts through practical examples.

Course list for 2021

Week 1 (June 28 - July 2, 2021)

  • Empirical Corporate Finance Online
    Instructor: Stefano Rossi (Bocconi University)
  • Pricing Financial Derivatives Online
    Instructor: Eulàlia Nualart (UPF and Barcelona GSE)

Week 2 (July 5-9, 2021)

  • Advanced Portfolio Management  Online
    Instructor: Francesco Sangiorgi (Frankfurt School of Finance & Management)
  • Corporate Finance Online
    Instructor: Filippo Ippolito (UPF and Barcelona GSE)

Week 3 (July 12-16, 2021)

  • Investments Online
    Instructor: Javier Gil-Bazo (UPF and Barcelona GSE)

Program director

Filippo Ippolito

Filippo Ippolito

PhD, Saïd Business School (Oxford University)

UPF and Barcelona GSE

Apply for Summer School

Applications will open in February 2021

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Early-bird payment deadline: May 14, 2021

Fees and discounts

Fees vary by course. You may be eligible for one or more available Summer School discounts. Our staff can provide a personalized quote for you.

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