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Master's degree in International Markets

The objective of the Master's Degree is to respond to two types of training demands. On the one hand, aims to train professionals who combine analytical skills and practical knowledge in the field of international markets. At the same time, they acquire leadership skills. Thus, students complement their theoretical learning with practical strategies related to internationalization and / or innovation, international financial markets operating rules and technical analysis of the international situation.

On the other hand, those candidates who chose the specialization of Investigation acquire the proper knowledge and skills to prepare a doctoral thesis in the field of the economy, especially in topics related to international economic relations and public policy in this area with emphasis on advanced quantitative techniques. This means go in depth the different phases of the process of scientific research, from advanced search and processing of data to be published in scientific journals of research results.

Career opportunities

  • Managers in international companies or companies that are planning to operate abroad.
  • International markets analysts in consulting companies
  • Heads of International Strategies Departments in companies and non-profit organizations
  • Professional employees of international organizations
  • Advisers in local or/and regional institutions facing global challenges.
  • Professors and/ or Researchers in Universities or research centres in International Economics (Research Track).
Master's Degree in International Markets
Specialisations Research track
Duration 60 ECTS credits
Type Face-to-face
Timetable From Monday to Friday from 15.00h to 19.00h
Mobility Mobility is voluntary. The Faculty has master's degree mobility agreements with several universities:
  • Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen (Alemanya)
  • Universität Potsdam (Alemanya)
  • Universidad Nacional del Sur (Argentina )
  • Cornell University (Estats Units)
  • Université de Montpellier I (França)
  • Universitá Degli Studi di Modena E Reggio Emilia (Itàlia)
  • Universitá Degli Studi di Napoli Federico Ii (Itàlia)
  • Instituto Tecnológico de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (Mexic)
  • University of Stirling (Regne Unit)
Work placement

External practicals are optional and enable the student to gain 225 hours of experience working in a company or institution. The external practicals option is worth 9 ECTS credits.
The Faculty has educational cooperation agreements for work placement with 97 local organisations from all sectors of economic activity.

Language of instruction Spanish (50%) and English (50%)
Placement avilable 30

Faculty of Business and Economics

Associated doctoral programme Economics and Business
Course dates Classes are held from end October to June. Assessment ends in July.
Master’s degree website Master's Degree in International Markets
Academic coordinator Dra. Maria Victoria Soldevila Lafon
Coordinator's email address master.mercatsinternacionals(ELIMINAR)@urv.cat
Administrative contact Secretary's Office of the Faculty of Business and Economics
977 759 803
Social networks Facebook of the Faculty of Business and Economics
Specific grants for this master's degree Collaboration Grants for Learning teaching and research of the Department of Economy

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