Máster en Finance & Data Science
Finance Management

Master in Data Science for Finance

Data, Data Science and Artificial Intelligence are having a direct impact on the financial sector. With this Master, we train leaders equipped to create and capitalize on these new opportunities”

Gabriel González Gil
Director of the Master Data Science for Finance

  • Full time
  • 60 ECTS
  • Young Professional
  • Oct. 2023
  • 10 months

Presentation

The challenges of the financial sector involve generating an impact throughout the sector and optimizing decisions using technological innovations and data analysis.

The Master in Data Science for Finance will give you an in-depth insight into finance from a global perspective at both a strategic and technological level, by exploiting databases with the aim of improving and optimizing the decision-making process in the sphere of finance.

This Master has a two-fold professional impact, combining finance with data strategy. The program is designed for the latest generation of financial professionals who combine the technological and analytical skills that are in such high demand among companies and in the current business landscape.

MASTER'S DEGREE 

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

Reasons to take this master

in EAE Business School
  1. Converting data into solutions: Through data analysis, you will be able to identify and describe complex business problems and use this data to find solutions to achieve the set objectives.
  2. Business vision and technical skills: This Master gives you the perfect combination technical knowledge and data management, which all equips you with a commercial vision that recruiters in the sector value highly.
  3. Negotiation and decision-making: You will learn to apply financial tools, databases and analytical methods to negotiate and make decisions that have a real impact on the company.
  4. Development of Business SkillsThroughout the program, you will tackle challenges that will improve your skills, including teamwork, communication and leadership, all of which are essential for financial management.
  5. Madrid – Financial Capital: The Spanish capital is home to over 50% of the country’s FinTech companies. Study here full time and benefit from a 360º educational experience in a city that evolves at the pace of financial and technological innovation.
3rd
Best business school in Spain

MERCO TALENTO Ranking 2022

TOP 15
Best business school in Spain

El Economista Ranking 2022

TOP 15
Best business school in the world/Europe

El Economista Ranking 2022

Student Profile
75%
International participants
2 years
Average professional experience
60%
Men
40%
Women

Syllabus

Module 1

  • Digital transformation: new business models and methodologies (Fintech, Blockchain and Agile) - 5 ECTS
  • Foundations of financial management for data analysis - 5 ECT
Module 2

  • Data analysis, modelling and mining - 5 ECTS
  • Design and Implementation of Business Intelligence solutions (SQL) - 5 ECTS
  • Programming, computing and data visualization - 5 ECTS
Module 3

  • Data Analytics for market analysis - 5 ECTS
  • Artificial Intelligence for data science: Machine Learning - 5 ECTS
  • Banking regulations: Credit, liquidity and market risks - 5 ECTS
Module 4

  • Leadership in a Digital Enviroment: soft-skills - 5 ECTS 
Module 5

  • Choose the course that you want to take and which will expand your range of future professional prospects - 10 ECTS
MÓDULE 6

  • Master’s Thesis – 15 ECTS

Minors

Your competitive edge

At EAE Business School Madrid, as a school committed to innovation and transformation, we have created an optional specialisation, in online format, to be taken at the end of your Master's degree. 

This educational model offers you the opportunity to acquire new skills and an individualised qualification to differentiate yourself in the labour market by enhancing your professional profile. 

You will have the option to choose the Minor that best suits your needs. 

3 Territories to conquer

1. Technology combined with finance

You will discover the impact of the use of technology on the world of finance.

2. Converting data into strategy for effective decision-making

You will implement data-based strategies that enhance the competitiveness of the company.

3. Developing a global business overview

Acquire the digital competencies that the modern financial market demands.

Faculty

Gabriel González Gil

Gabriel González

Data Strategy Executive Director en BBVA.

 

Marina Ruiz

Marina Ruiz

Data Scientist en la farmacéutica MSD.

Carlos Hernández

Carlos Hernández

Data Scientist Team leader en BBVA.

Nuria Bajo

Nuria Bajo

Doctora por la Universidad Pontificia de Comillas de Madrid.

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Victor Manuel Peláez

Senior Data Manager en BBVA.

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Roberto Maestre

Senior Data Scientist y Program Manager en BBVA.

Professional prospects and entry profile

  • What you study here and now will have an impact on your career tomorrow. Start imagining your future and take a look at some of the professional prospects that await you.

    • Director of Administration and Finance
    • Data Mining
    • Data Warehouse
    • Financial Business Intelligence
    • Chief Data Officer
    • Business Data Analyst
  • To access this Master, students must have a Bachelor Degree qualification or a Diploma in Architecture, Engineering, Technical Engineering or Technical Architecture, or a University Diploma prior to starting the studies. 

    The Master is preferably designed for graduates with a Bachelor Degree, University Diploma in:

    • Economics
    • Business Administration and Management
    • Marketing, Advertising
    • Engineering
    • Statistics
    • Mathematics

     

88%
Students received new job offers after completing their Master (2021)
98%
EAE students who do an internship find their placement through the Professional Careers Department (2021)
9%
of our students had a Triple Jump Career Change (they have changed area, sector and even country) (2021)
+ 500
students took part in the EAE Entrepreneur program in the last year
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