Spain - Western Europe

Financial Markets

Universidad Carlos III de Madrid - Business Department

Master in Finance - informations


4 Palmes - Eduniversal Ranking

Program overview

The MSc in Finance is a high quality full-time programme run by a top European university. It is designed for students with an outstanding academic record and quantitative skills who have recently completed their undergraduate studies. This FT ranked and AACSB accredited Master provides students with the knowledge, techniques and tools necessary to develop a successful career in finance. Our graduates develop their careers in investment banking, financial boutiques, private equity and financial departments in non-financial entities. Our faculty is composed of both academics with a PhD and practitioners working in top institutions.

CAIA and GARP Academic Parter. The programme covers specific contents aligned with CAIA and FRM exams.



Admission conditions

Required diploma(s) :

  • Bachelor

Tuition & Fees

Between 8900 and 13500 €

  • European students: 9.000€
  • Non-European students: 13.500€

The MSc in Finance offers a maximum of 10 grants (with a maximum value of 4.500€) for students with an outstanding academic record and for strongly motivated students in need of financial aid.

It is important to visit the official website Scholarships for Postgraduate Studies to access the online application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.


Program enrolment information and statistics

Students based in the Eduniversal zone in which the program is affiliated 70 %
Students based in the country in which the program is affiliated 48 %
Students Age
Minimum age 21 years
Average age 22 years
Maximum age 27 years
Students Full Time work experience
Minimum Full Time work experience 4 years
Average Full Time work experience 0.5 years

Application Deadlines

Application Deadline Date of Eligibility Date / period for personal interview Admission result
Session 1 3rd December 2018 1st March 2019
Session 2 1st February 2019 23rd April 2019
Session 3 1st April 2019 17 June 2019

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Faculty profiles

One of the reasons why this Master is chosen by students is the outstanding quality of its faculty. More than 80% of the faculty hold a PhD from a top university and carry out research actively, publishing in the most prestigious journals. For each course, we combine academic professors with professionals from recognized companies. These practitioners come from BBVA, Santander Bank, Bank of Spain, Deuthsche Bank (DWS), CNMV, Endesa, Repsol, EDP, Ferrovial, among others, companies where our students usually undertake some of their internships.


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Campus facilities & Student Life

Students facilities:

Every student will receive a Carlos III University student ID card which will provide access to the Library, Student Residence Hall and University sports facilities.

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The amazing city of Madrid:

Madrid is a lively and exciting city with a rich variety of cultural activities, and a rich artistic and cultural heritage. It has a reputation for being a very open and welcoming city which makes it possible to turn a short stay into an unforgettable life experience. It is regarded as a very safe place and not particularly expensive for being a large city. If you want to get a more detailed perspective visit the Living and studying in Madrid page.

The average cost of living including housing (sharing flat), food, local bus/metro transportation and medical insurance is about 500-600 euros per month.





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