Master in Financial Management [MDF]

General

Program Description

Differential factors

One of the most prestigious programs on the market and the longest run in the Spanish market.

  1. The Master in Financial Management has been designed to optimize the economic, financial and social value of the company in a global and digitalized world.
  2. 1st position in Value for Money in Master in Finance in Spain and Europe and 2nd worldwide.
  3. Oriented to financial management from the company's global strategy.
  4. 4th global position according to the Times Education ranking.
  5. It includes a methodology that adjusts to the level of each student.
  6. Program taught in Madrid, Valencia, Seville, Pamplona, Bilbao, Granada or Malaga.

Employability Ratio

  • 6 months after completing the program: 93%
  • One year after completing the program: 96%

Data of former students of the program

Functional areas that our students occupy

  • 56% Corporate Finance
  • 22% Management Control
  • 12% Audit
  • 10% Accounting

Geographical areas where they work

  • 95% Spain
  • 5% Rest of Europe

Methodology

The methodology of the program is focused on student learning through the combination of an adequate individual effort and the ability and involvement demonstrated in teamwork.

Tutors, mentors and teachers, facilitate the process of understanding and applying knowledge and transmitting skills.

  • Virtuous circle of action-feedback-analysis-action in the participants of our program.
  • Development of critical thinking, promotion of independent learning (Student Centered Learning).
  • Sessions oriented to decision making.
  • Individual requirement in evaluations, cases, exercises, etc.
  • Team presentation of company cases.
  • Preparation, presentation and defense in groups of a final project supervised.

Methodological Criteria

  • Theoretical component
  • Practical component
  • Works and cases
  • Final project
  • Individual evaluations
  • Group evaluations

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Academic structure

The Master in Financial Management has been designed to prepare students as financial managers capable of optimizing the economic, financial and social value of global and digitalized companies.

Core modules

Global business strategy

  • Global business strategy and corporate governance
  • Corporate legal environment and compliance

Economic-financial analysis and diagnosis

  • Analysis and diagnosis of the company's financial health

Decision-making costs

  • Calculation and cost analysis for decision making

Financial planning

  • Working capital management
  • Capital budgeting
  • Cash and liquidity management
  • Financing and financial products in the global market
  • The budget and the financial plan of the company
  • Financial consolidation
  • International accounting harmonization
  • Taxation and commercial society

Corporate finance as a driver of value

  • Company valuation
  • M&A - MBO, LBO, Project Finance
  • Alternative financing via Private Equity
  • Crowdfunding / lending, P2P Lending

Financial markets

  • Financial markets and financial risk management
  • International financial operations

Performance and management control

  • Audit, management control and reporting
  • Financial crisis management

Cross sessions

  • Digital Impact
  • Communication skills
  • Leadership in multi-cultural settings
  • The new role of the financial manager
  • Ethics and values in finance

TFM

  • Master's thesis

Rankings

# 27 ESIC among the 27 best International Business Schools in MBA teaching - Bloomberg Business
TOP - ESIC in the top 250 of the best MBA Business Schools in the world - QS
TOP - ESIC in the world top of university centers and business schools - U-Multirank

Last updated Apr 2020

About the School

ESIC is a group of leading business schools in Spain, with an experience of over fifty years of training business and marketing professionals. We strive to incentivize, promote, and maintain a direct ... Read More

ESIC is a group of leading business schools in Spain, with an experience of over fifty years of training business and marketing professionals. We strive to incentivize, promote, and maintain a direct relationship with the business environment in order to provide you with practical academic training that focuses on the needs of the labor market. We offer training with values, to engage successfully as a highly qualified professional with excellent command and knowledge of the latest trends. Read less
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