At a Glance
A combination of face-to-face sessions with online interactive learning
The Global Master in Finance is the newest addition to IE’s portfolio of Finance programs. This intensive, 14-month blended program combines face-to-face sessions in Madrid and London with online, interactive learning. It has been designed for executive professionals wishing to develop their careers in the finance industry.
The Global Master in Finance offers an international vision of financial markets, a better understanding of the economy and the markets post-credit crunch, knowledge on new routes of financing such as Islamic finance and the technical knowledge in state of the art financial fields such as equity and credit derivatives.
The program's innovative blended format allows continued learning and connection between classmates for the duration of the program. Participants are able to follow the program regardless of their geographic location, travel schedules and work commitments.IE's Blended Methodology Distance Learning at IE
Introduction to General Program
OCT - DEC
Optional, introductory courses in Financial Accounting and Quantitative Methods are available to students on enrollment to the program. They are aimed at students wishing to refresh their basic technical skills in these areas. This courses are in a self-study format and are overseen virtually by an expert tutor.
These courses make up the Core component of the Global Master in Finance.
OCT - DEC
Topics are analyzed through participants’ discussion of real business cases and simulations under the guidance of the professor, who leads and focuses the debate.
Entrepreneurship through Acquisitions
OCT - DEC
The course “entrepreneurship through acquisitions” will show students how acquiring an established business through a management buyout supported by private equity and a well structured financing, is a viable tool to become an entrepreneur. In this course students will seek for potential investments suitable for a private equity and select these opportunities together with the financing to a selected audience of private equity professionals.