Máster en Dirección Financiera
Finance Management

Master in Financial Management



  • Professional
  • Part Time
  • 60 ECTS
  • OCT. 2024 - 12 months
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This master's degree is taught in SPANISH

The success of any project or organization is based on an optimal financial strategy. The Master in Financial Management of EAE Business School Madrid equips you with the tools required to achieve this. Through a combination of traditional knowledge, such as the balanced scorecard and hedging instruments, and insight into the most innovative advances in the field, such as Fintech, blockchain and cryptocurrencies.

With a practical methodology based on case studies, you will be able to resolve the real situations faced by a Financial Manager. You will gain insight into the reality of the business world and meet other professionals in the sector, who will enable you to expand your network of contacts.

The Master in Financial Management will give you the boost you need for your professional development, equipping you with the knowledge, skills and tools required to lead any project  or organization successfully.



On successful completion of your program, you will receive a double qualification: the Master in Financial Management from EAE Business School and Master in Financial Management by the Universidad Internacional de la Empresa (UNIE) 

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Reasons to take this master

in EAE Business School
  1. Data and Technology Economy: Technological innovations and data analysis are becoming extremely important assets in a company. With this in mind, you will gain knowledge in innovative techniques and big data, as well as learning how to apply them in the world of finance.
  2. Financial Critical Thinking: By working on real practical case studies, you will gain a completely practical perspective that will enable you to develop your critical thinking and high-impact financial decision-making skills
  3. Management and action: You will acquire the skills required to make decisions with a leadership mindset and achieve the set objectives.
  4. Refinitiv Workspace: During the course of the Master you will have the opportunity to visualize the financial and macroeconomic information platform Refinitiv Workspace (former Reuters). Students who wish to do so will be able to take the certifications in the use of the platform, which are highly recognized in the financial sector.
  5. Transformation for the Future: You will develop the skills required to transform key business areas and gain one of the professional profiles in the highest demand on the labour market.
  6. True Potential Experience: Enjoy an experience that combines the Master in Financial Management with a Personalized Professional Development Plan, guided by a True Potential Advisor, who will help you find, focus and develop your true potential.
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Student Profile
National participants
7 years
Average professional experience


Module 1

Analysis of the Financial Statements - 6 ECTS

  • Introduction.
  • Annual accounts.
  • Analysis of the balance sheet.
  • Analysis of the profit and loss statement.
  • Profitability, self-financing and growth.
  • Analysis of the operational financing needs and working capital requirements.
  • Short- and long-term financing
  • Credit management.

Business Risk Management - 6 ECTS

  • Introduction.
  • Types of risks
  • Corporate governance and compliance.
  • Prevention of money laundering and funding terrorism.
  • Criminal risk prevention.
  • Stock market regulations (MiFID II).
  • Spanish taxation framework (Income Tax, Corporation Tax, Tobin tax, etc.).
  • Taxation of financial operations.
Module 2

Working Capital Management - 6 ECTS

  • Introduction to cash management.
  • Cash budget: a key factor in the success of the company’s management.
  • Cash management and its relationship with other areas of control in the company.
  • Cash conversion cycle.
  • Short- and long-term financial planning.
  • Self-financing.
  • Cost control and management control.
  • KPIs. Designing the financial dashboard.
  • Investment budget and asset replacement.
Module 3

Financial Planning and Investment Analysis - 6 ECTS

  • Concept and types of investment.
  • The flows of an investment project.
  • Evaluation methods.
  • WACC and inflation.
  • Risk management.
  • Project finance.
Module 4

Financial Risk Management - 6 ECTS

  • Fixed income market.
  • Variable income market.
  • Active and passive management.
  • Interest rate risk.
  • Exchange rate risk.
  • Other financial risks.
  • Coverage and speculation.

Company valuation - 6 ECTS

  • Phases of an acquisition/sale or merger process.
  • Valuation methods (multiples, discounted cash flow, options).
  • Residual or ongoing value.
  • Startup valuation.
  • Implementation of the Balanced Scorecard.
  • Implementing the strategy and aligning operations with it.

Portfolio management - 6 ECTS

  • Risk and yield framework.
  • Efficient capital markets.
  • Portfolio theory.
  • Asset allocation process.
  • Measuring and attributing results.
  • Informing clients of performance.
Module 5

Big Data in the Financial Sector - 6 ECTS

  • Big Data, Data Science, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. Introduction and concepts
  • Technological architectures for process large amounts of information (NoSQL databases, Apache Spark, Apache Hadoop, etc.)
  • Steps in the data analysis process. Data extraction, transformation and loading.
  • Machine Learning models for classification and prediction (Regression, Decision Trees, Neural Networks, Support Vector Machines, etc.) and associated metrics.
  • Understanding the levers of transformation of the financial sector.
  • The new regulations and their application in the financial sector.
  • Designing business models.
  • Developing fintech projects
Module 6

  • Choose the course that you want to take and which will expand your range of future professional prospects - 6 ECTS

Module 7

  • Master’s Thesis - 12 ECTS


Minors are elective courses that enable you to personalize your Master and build a study program tht has the scope for new disciplines aligned with your profesional interest and goals. They act as real communication links that enable you to explore other areas of knowledge and connect them to yours. Minors multiply your opportunities for networking and expand your professional horizons. The range of Minors on offer varies depending on the intake and campus.

Choose between:

  • Application of AI in Business
  • Stategy and Data Analytics
  • Fintech: Technology for Finance
  • Marketing automation and marketing intelligence
  • Neuromarketing
  • Digital Marketing
  • Sales management Innovation
  • Sustainability: Strategies and Opportunities
  • Scalling Up: Strategies for business growth management
  • Project management techniques
  • Corporate Wellbeing: Leading Wellbeing Strategies
  • Business Agility
  • Leadership: Team development techniques


Explore new areas of knowledge and boost your employability by acquiring the competencies in the highest demand.

3 Territories to conquer

1. Global Strategy

You will gain a command of both financing techniques and sources with the aim of leading and developing the financial strategy in order to achieve the set objectives.

2. Innovative Trends

You will digitally transform traditional businesses and adapt them to the most innovative technologies within the financial sector. Moreover, you will gain insight into the management of fintech companies, risk hedging and valuations

3. Leadership in organizations

You will develop the skills required to lead an international organization, including teamwork, communication, motivation, business ethics and CSR.


Francisco Puértolas

Francisco Puértolas

Director od the Master in Financial Management. D. in Economics and Business Administration from the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.


Acceso y salidas profesionales

  • The knowledge and skills you acquire here and now will have a real impact on your professional life. Start imagining this bright future and take a look at some of the professional opportunities that await you:

    • Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
    • Financial and Accounting Director
    • Financial Controller
    • Audit Manager
    • Director of Risks in banking and insurance firms
    • Director of Investment Analysis and Management
    • The previous training of the students of this master's degree usually comes from undergraduate and graduate degrees in economics, business management, accounting and finance. Additionally, graduates of a more scientific nature, such as engineering, or related to law, take this master's degree, as a consequence of their professional development having inclined them towards these specialties in the business world.
    • It is aimed at interested people who wish to deepen their knowledge in financial and control areas, as well as to acquire the knowledge generated by new technologies (big data and Fintech). It is recommended that they have some experience in the areas of finance/control, working either in companies in the real sector of the economy (production and/or distribution), services (auditing, consulting, ...) or in the financial sector (banks, investment funds, ...).
    • A university degree in Economics, Business, Engineering and/or Legal Sciences is required.
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