The Barcelona GSE is a leading institution for graduate education and research in Economics, Finance, and Data Science.
We bring talented, motivated students from more than 90 countries to Barcelona and connect them with top-ranking researchers, experienced teaching faculty, international alumni, and a strong recruiter network.
The objective of our rigorous nine-month Master’s programs is to prepare graduates for professional and academic careers that require intense analytical thinking and a flexible mindset.
What makes the Barcelona GSE stand out
Our Scientific Council of more than 30 leading academics including 11 Nobel Laureates in Economics provides strategic guidance for program development.
We are also ranked in the Top 20 Economics departments worldwide by RePEc.
93% of graduates placed within 6 months of completing the master's degree, helped by our dedicated Career Services team.
The top 6 graduate employers are the European Central Bank, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, World Bank Group, IESE Business School, La Caixa and KPMG.
Life in Barcelona
With seven universities and numerous research institutions, Barcelona offers one of Europe's most inspiring environments for students and academics to live and study.
This intellectually appealing atmosphere coupled with the Barcelona GSE’s location on the campuses of two internationally ranked universities puts our students in the heart of a dynamic academic environment.