Economics and finance

Program Director

prof.  Bruno Maria Parigi


Our two-year Master degree in Economics and Finance aims to develop capabilities of understand economic and financial phenomena, expert technical knowledge to interpret and manage complex financial issues, and develop and assess public policies.
The course has two curricula, Economics and Banking and Finance. The first provides the students with rigorous and state of the art training in applied economics, economic theory and econometrics. The second focuses on Banking and Finance with an original perspective, stressing economic reasoning, analysis of financial institutions and regulatory design, and computer applications. Both tracks share a common basis of core courses providing advanced analytical tools in the field of economics, econometrics and business finance.
Students will benefit from a challenging academic environment thanks to small class sizes and a dedicated faculty with an international reputation.

> Career Opportunities 

The course prepares graduates for the pursuit of qualified activities of a specialized nature and/or management in the realm of banking, insurance, asset management, consulting firms, stock exchanges, supervisory authorities, government and public service companies, international organizations.  

Students that want to undertake a stage are fully supported to find the right partner by the Stage & Placement Service. A large number of case study presentations and business events are organized to further enhance internship and work opportunities.

> Study Abroad Opportunities

Students will benefit from an international learning environment in Padova and abroad exploiting the network of more than 80 university partners for the Erasmus+ program, bilateral agreements and other structured partnerships. Learn more about our exchange programs.

> How to Apply

Admission requires a selection based on candidates’ prior knowledge and qualifications in the field of economics, management, statistics, and law.  All information about admissions is available on the dedicated web page.

Are you an international student? Learn more about the international applications

Are you a current studentClick here to find regulations, schedules and other information. 




Regolamento Didattico A.A. 2018/2019 e relativi allegati: Allegato 1Allegato 2Allegato 3

Dipartimento di Scienze Economiche e Aziendali "M. Fanno"
Segreteria Didattica
Via Ugo Bassi 1 - 35131 Padova
Tel. 049-8271230