5 Amazing Master's Degrees Based in Buenos Aires
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Buenos Aires is ranked 25th in the QS Best Student Cities 2018, and is considered one of the best Latin cities for international students live and study.
With low living costs and the choice of 40 public and private universities, it’s no wonder that in 2017, 61,100 international students moved to the vibrant city.
If you’re looking to broaden your academic horizons, substantially improve your Spanish speaking skills, and experience a dynamic and arty international setting, read on to find out about some of the amazing master’s degrees you can do in Buenos Aires.
Master in Economic and Financial Risk Management - Universidad de Buenos Aires
Follow in the footsteps of five Nobel Prize winners and study at the University of Buenos Aires. Well known for its academic excellence, UBA has almost 500 postgraduate courses across 13 departments.
The University of Buenos Aires offers a two year Master in Economic and Financial Risk Management program, where you can expect to obtain an in-depth knowledge and understanding of risk management models surrounding the highly competitive field of international finances and economics.
As well as being one of the largest, oldest and most prestigious institutions in the word, UBA is ranked 73rd in the QS World University Rankings® 2019, making it the best university in Ibero-America. The university is also ranked ninth in the QS Latin America University Rankings 2018.
If you’re interested in studying at the University of Buenos Aires, you should contact the relevant postgraduate school that you’re interested in. You can also find out more about how to apply, the necessary admission requirements, the cost of tuition fees and more, here.
Master in Business Administration (MBA) - IAE Universidad Austral
Ranked 42nd in the QS Top 50 Under 50 2019, the IAE Business School offers a full-time MBA, and is one of only 76 business schools in the world that’s accredited with the “Triple Crown” from AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA.
Students enrolled in the program can expect an intensive learning experience in a multi-national environment. Focusing on innovation, collaboration and personal growth, students are guided into the world of global business and are advised on the challenges that come with it.
There’s a lot of ‘hands on’ experience too with consulting projects, novel business ventures and more, so you’ll definitely gain genuine practice in how to apply everything that you’ve learnt in your lectures to reality.
The full-time MBA program is 11 months long for anyone aged 24 and above, with three years’ work experience. IAE Business School offers a number of scholarships and financial assistance for its MBA students. For more information about the admission process, click here.
Master in Strategic and Technological Management - Instituto Tecnológico de Buenos Aires
Fancy enrolling in a master’s where you can travel abroad (again) as part of the curriculum? Look no further, as the Buenos Aires Institute of Technology offers a Master in Strategic and Technological Management program.
The Master in Strategic and Technological Management program ensures students develop the skills and knowledge necessary to transform technological innovation into business innovation, covering topics such as: foundations of business management, technological innovation and strategic address.
What’s more is that in the first year of the program, you’ll be able to travel to the EOI Business School in Spain’s sunny capital, Madrid. You’ll visit companies, businesses and organizations and attend conferences with Spanish experts and businessmen.
And despite being a considerably small university, the Buenos Aires Institute of Technology is regarded as one of the best engineering schools in Latin America. For more information about the Master in Strategic and Technological Management at the Buenos Aires Institute of Technology, click here.
Master in Management and Analytics - Universidad Torcuato Di Tella
Ranked second in Argentina, and 24th in Latin America in the latest QS Latin America Rankings 2019, Torcuato Di Tella University is offering a new master’s program starting March 2019. The Master in Management and Analytics is a professional development program designed to advance students’ knowledge in marketing, finance, operations and general management.
You’ll also be encouraged to take part in the academic exchange which is beneficial to both your academic and professional development. These exchange opportunities can take you almost anywhere in the world, from Copenhagen to London, to Milan.
Master in Design Management - Universidad de Palermo
Established in 1986, the University of Palermo is ranked 420th in the QS World University Rankings® 2019, and 26th in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018: Art & Design.
The University of Palermo’s Master of Design Management program provides its students with an in-depth knowledge and understanding of complex design projects which can be applied to authentic companies, businesses and organizations.
The program can be completed in either two years, or one and a half years as part of a more intensive course – it’s entirely up to you! You can find out more information here, about the Master in Design Management program at the University of Palermo.
Be sure to learn the lingo
Spanish is the dominant language in Buenos Aires, so having good working knowledge of the language is essential if you’re thinking about studying in the Argentinian capital.
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This article was originally published in January 2019 . It was last updated in January 2020