The First Business School in Spain That Truly Embraces Innovation

GBSB Global Business School Digitalized Learning Experience

A Fully Digitalized Learning Experience

GBSB Global Business School is a fully accredited private educational institution in Barcelona and Madrid, Spain that teaches business in English at undergraduate (Bachelor) and graduate (Master) levels and is dedicated to preparing students for the careers of the global economy. GBSB Global has a strong focus on innovation and technology, both in our online and on-campus programs. We are within a few business schools in Europe to offer a fully digitalized experience to our students throughout the learning process; this includes digital touch boards in all classrooms, collaborative apps, inclusive learning environment, and various educational digital tools.

GBSB Global Innovative Business School Education

World-class Reputation as a Pioneer in Innovative Business Education

Our world-class digital reputation is reflected in our partnership with Microsoft. We are proud to be the first business school in Spain to achieve a recognition as a Microsoft Showcase School, meaning we belong to a global community of schools engaged in digital transformation to improve teaching and learning. We create inclusive and immersive digital experiences that inspire lifelong learning, stimulate development of essential business skills so students are empowered to achieve more. This approach to business education makes us one of the most innovative universities that teach business in English in Barcelona and Madrid.

GBSB Global Business School Accreditations and Partnerships

Renown International Accreditations and Partnerships

GBSB Global Business School is accredited by ASIC in the UK, European Council of Business Education (ECBE) and is candidate for accreditation for the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs in the USA (ACBSP) and the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), is accredited as ATHE (Awards for Training and Higher Education) centre, an OFQUAL regulated awarding organization in the UK specialising in Management qualifications. GBSB Global is also an official ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) partner and the only Computer Based Examination centre and an Official Learning Provider in Spain.

GBSB Global Business School Double Degree Options with universities of Catalonia and Alcala

Double Degree Options

GBSB Global has strategic partnerships with several universities that teach business in English nationally and internationally. The most important partnerships include agreements with the University of VIC - Central University of Catalonia, University of Alcalá, and Swiss UMEF University. These partnerships allow our students earn double degrees and participate in study abroad and exchange programs.


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Recognized as a Leader in Global Education by Newsweek Magazine.

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Proven quality of the business programs we offer.

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The only Microsoft Showcase business school in Spain.

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GBSB Global’s students find employment within 1-3 months after graduation.

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Student body representing more than 85 different nationalities.

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most of our faculty members are managers and entrepreneurs themselves, meaning they bring relevant and practical knowledge to the classroom.

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Most classes have a maximum of 30 students.

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Students can enroll in double degree programs and also earn professional certifications recognized worldwide such as ACCA or Microsoft Office Specialist.

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Find GBSB Global’s modern campuses in the city center in Barcelona and Madrid; experience an online campus powered by Microsoft.


The mission of GBSB Global Business School is to foster business innovation and contribute to the world economic development by enhancing the innovative competencies of our future business leaders through an education that is entrepreneurial in spirit, ethical in focus, and global in orientation.


Embodying Diversity

GBSB Global Business School is an educational institution that celebrates diversity at each level of the learning process through inclusiveness, empathy, and internationalism. Our students and alumni include representatives from over 85 countries. GBSB Global’s faculty members are business leaders from over 20 different countries with a variety of international backgrounds and professional experiences.

Our programs prepare students to work and live across the globe and successfully overcome the challenges our gloabalized world faces today. Students develop a cultural intelligence and awareness that empowers them to work effectively with people who have vastly different values and behaviors. The diversity among our students, alumni, and faculty is a valuable educational tool which promotes greater creativity, problem-solving, and peer to peer learning.

Embracing Innovation

GBSB Global Business School offers business programs that encourage, nurture, and develop the innovative potential our students possess. We strive to have an impact on our graduates’ and their ability to effectively manage, articulate, and implement innovative processes within their places of employment.

Managers with the right vision, drive the demand for innovation through well-developed businesses and successfully executed strategies which affect the ongoing supply of high quality innovation. We aspire to become one of the universities that teaches business in English and that creates a better world by promoting the importance of innovation within our curriculum, preparing students to seek opportunities to find creative solutions that will impact the economy.

Encouraging Opportunities

GBSB Global Business School represents universities that teach business in English in Spain and where students can grow both professionally and personally, acquire new knowledge and skills, develop their network, and advance their cultural and emotional intelligence.

Studying at GBSB Global is a life changing experience. Our students gain a global perspective on the world, full of new career and business opportunities. GBSB Global motivates, stimulating students to reach for new horizons, inspires imagination without limits, and assures that each and every student achieves their full potential as a successful, future business leader.

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A recognized member of Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs

GBSB Global business school member of ACBSP

An official member & accredited by the European Council for Business Education

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The only higher education institution in Spain accredited by Microsoft as a leader in digital education & selected as a showcase school.

GBSB Global Business School LEADER IN digital EDUCATION accredited by Microsoft

A recognized member of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business

GBSB Global member of AACSB Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business

Ranked as a Leader in Business Education by Newsweek Magazine

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Partnered with the University of Alcalá to offer a dual master’s degree in Madrid

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Fully accredited by ASIC, approved by Ofsted and an affiliate of ENQA

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Official ACCA Partner and the only Computer Based Examination Centre in Spain

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Partnered with the University of Vic, Central University of Catalonia, to offer a dual master’s degree in Barcelona

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Recorded as one of the best Business Schools in Europe by MYBS (Mind Your Own Business School)

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Our students are finalists of the prestigious International Business Ethics Case Competition in San Diego, California, USA

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Ranked No. 1 in Europe in the Guide to Sustainability Schools

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A Brief Peak at our Students’ Diversity

Over 150 new students from diverse cultural backgrounds joined our business school in Barcelona during the October 2017 Intake. Why did they decide to study in Barcelona?

Alumni, Ioannis Antonopoulos, Shares His Experience

Ioannis is a master’s degree in Fashion and Luxury Management alumni and works at Swarovski Professional. How did GBSB Global prepare him for the real world?

Moving to Barcelona

Want to change your life? Study in Spain? Move to Barcelona? Don’t wait! Embrace the opportunity!
Take a look at our business school through our students’ eyes.