Welcome back for a new year to our Master of Science community!  We’re looking forward to another exciting calendar year with our students, faculty, and staff. Over your break, we hope you’ve enjoyed some time off and are back and refreshed ready to take on new challenges in 2018.


To help you make the most out of your year, we’ve put together a list of key dates that you won’t want to miss over the coming months. Check back throughout the year as we add in more events.


If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to get in touch with your program manager, or let us know on our Facebook page.


Let’s get ready for a fantastic 2018!




February 1 (Thursday): 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Session on blockchain by Professor Luz Parrondo (PhD)

Get up to speed on blockchain, the technology that is hailing in a new era for companies all over the world. How will this affect your life and work? Learn the latest from expert Professor Luz Parrondo (PhD), professor at the Barcelona School of Management of Managerial and Financial Accounting and International Financial Management.


February 14 (Wednesday): 1 p.m.

Careers – guest speaker (MUJI)

More information to come.


February 15 (Wednesday): 12 p.m – 7 p.m.

TEDxUPF  – Poblenou Campus

TEDx are independently organized TED events that bring people together to talk about today’s most pressing and fascinating issues. Deep discussions and strong connections make TEDx events stand out, and we are excited to be bringing the event to the Universitat Pompeu Fabra.

You can find more information about this event at the following link.


March 9 (Friday)

MScFIN: Guest Speaker – Chris Wescott (TBC)

More information to come.


May 19-27

Doing Business in China

This training week in Shanghai, China provides an unmissable opportunity to increase your knowledge of the Asian giant, get an in-depth understanding of Chinese business culture, and hone your leadership and marketing strategies for the Chinese market in a business context.

Apply now for this week-long training program in Shanghai.


July 2-13 (TBC)

Summer School in Barcelona

Designed for international undergraduates, recent graduate students, and young professionals looking to update their skills, this 2-week program will combine academic courses with visits to key Barcelona companies.

You may also take elective Spanish language and culture courses.

More information available here.


We’re looking forward to a wonderful 2018!