Bachelor of Business Administration in Barcelona

 

The BBA - Bachelor in Business Administration in Barcelona is a comprehensive program intended to engage international students invested in learning with the fundamental business practices shaping the world today. Bachelor in Business Administration students take an in-depth look at global markets and become aware of the cultural implications of doing business in Europe, Asia, Latin America, and other regions worldwide.

The Bachelor of Business Administration in Barcelona arms students to tackle the challenges of an often fractionalized, globalized economy and the aptitude to effectively work across borders. The Bachelor in Business Administration in Barcelona incorporates modern methodologies, case studies, situational analysis, simulation games, and practical projects into the core curriculum through a pragmatic approach, readying students to meet today’s real-life challenges head on.

The BBA - Bachelor of Business Administration in Barcelona program offers seven majors:

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BBA in Digital Business

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DEGREE

Bachelor in Business Administration

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DURATION

3 years

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LANGUAGES

English

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LOCATION

Barcelona

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ANNUAL INTAKES

OCT | JAN | APR

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FORMAT

Full Time | Daytime

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TUITION FEES

€9,900
per academic year

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS


bachelor in business administration in barcelona student diversity

Student Body Representing
More than 70 Nationalities

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ACCA and Microsoft
Certifications on Top
of Your Degree

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Focus on Innovation
and Technology

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Networking Opportunities
with Multinational Companies

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Practical Group
Projects and Lectures

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Multicultural Faculty
with Industry Experience

RANKINGS, ACCREDITATIONS & PARTNERSHIPS


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

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A member and accreditation by the European Council for Business Education

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

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The only higher education institution in Spain accredited by Microsoft as a leader in digital education

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Ranked as a Leader in Business Education by Newsweek Magazine

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WHAT YOU WILL LEARN


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BE IN DEMAND:
Acquire the knowledge and skills in one of the most central, dynamic yet stable fields today with a Bachelor in Business Administration in Barcelona.

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IMPROVE YOUR INNOVATIVE POTENTIAL:
Take courses on design thinking, creativity, and the psychology of new product development. Be at the forefront of innovation and strive to create change.

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EMBRACE NEW OPPORTUNITIES:
Direct your studies and career in the direction you feel most driven to succeed. With seven in-demand specializations, invest in the career path that is right for you.

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GAIN THE TOOLS TO BE HIGHLY COMPETITIVE:
Obtain the hard skills like accounting, information technologies, and financial analysis, in addition to developing the increasingly valuable soft skills such as leadership, people management, and organizational communications that will make you more marketable.

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BUILD A GLOBAL NETWORK:
Earn a BBA - Bachelor in Business Administration in Barcelona degree and benefit from GBSB Global’s professional relationships and connections across borders and industries.

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DEVELOP A GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE:
Gain the aptitude and ability to traverse financial markets, international and domestic trade, and the multi-faceted legal arena in business.

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SPECIALIZE IN WHAT INTERESTS YOU:
You can prepare for your future ideal career by specializing in one of the business areas. Choose from: BBA in Entrepreneurship, BBA in Management, BBA in PR & Communication, BBA in Marketing, BBA in Digital Business, BBA in Finance, BBA in Fashion & Luxury Business.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES


Invest in your future self by earning your Bachelor in Business Administration in Barcelona and take your career to an uncharted level. GBSB Global Business School in Spain offer support to help students plan and achieve career success in Europe and around the world. Take advantage of the wide range of career development services GBSB Global Business School in Barcelona offers from professional workshops and corporate presentations on campus to career evaluation resources.

Benefit from Career Development Workshops and Exclusive Company Visits During Your BBA Studies

STUDENT TESTIMONIALS


Year 1

Core Courses

Business Ethics


Sociology


Leadership & Organizational Behavior


Business Communication


Academic Writing & Presenting


Business Law


Marketing Management


Global Business Environment


Business Mathematics


Microeconomics


Principles of Accounting


Information Systems I

Elective Courses

Doing Business in the EU


Advertising Creativity


Spanish


Doing Business in Latin America


Persuasion: Pitching & Public Speaking


The Globalization and Transition Economies


Digital Media and Analytics


* Note: The list of elective courses is updated annually and may change

Year 2

Core Courses

Macroeconomics


Principles of Management


Business Statistics


Information Systems II


Strategic Management


Human Resource Management


Business Research Methods


Marketing Research


Financial Accounting


Managerial Accounting

Elective Courses

Doing Business in Africa


Issues in Global Politics


Spanish


Global Logistics


Doing Business in Russia and CIS


East Asian Business in the Global Economy


Stress & Conflict Management


* Note: The list of elective courses is updated annually and may change


Specialization Courses 1

BBA in Marketing

Marketing Strategy


Consumer Behavior


Digital Marketing

BBA in PR and Communication

Integrated Communication Strategies


Fundamentals of Public Relations


Media Planning

BBA in Digital Business

Digital Strategy


Management of Digital Innovation


Digital Marketing

BBA in Entrepreneurship

Introduction to Entrepreneurship


Business Plan Design


Digital Marketing

BBA in Management

Employment and Labor Law


Taxes and Taxation


Media Planning

BBA in Finance

Employment and Labor Law


Taxes and Taxation


Global Financial Markets

BBA in Fashion & Luxury Business Management

Luxury Business in the Global Context


Introduction to Fashion Management


Fashion & Luxury Marketing

Year 3

Core Courses

Business Finance


Intercultural Management


Operations Management


Project Management

Elective Courses

Innovation Management


Change Management


Quantitative Data Analysis


Qualitative Methods


Managerial Decision Making


Corporate Social Responsibility


Crisis Management


International Trade


* Note: The list of elective courses is updated annually and may change


Specialization Courses 2

BBA in Marketing

Brand Management


E-commerce Management

BBA in PR and Communication

Brand Management


Public Relations Research

BBA in Digital Business

E-commerce Management


UX & Conversion

BBA in Entrepreneurship

Brand Management


Entrepreneurial Finance

BBA in Management

Brand Management


E-commerce Management

BBA in Finance

Entrepreneurial Finance


Financial Reporting

BBA in Fashion & Luxury Business Management

Brand Management


E-commerce Management


Specialization Courses 3

BBA in Marketing

Innovative Marketing Communications


Sales Management


Retailing Management


New Product Development

BBA in PR and Communication

Innovative Marketing Communications


Social Media Management


Globalization and Cross-cultural Communication


Reputation and Relationship Management

BBA in Digital Business

Innovative Marketing Communications


Social Media Management


Sustainable Innovation and Entrepreneurship


Development and Operations of Digital Products & Services

BBA in Entrepreneurship

Sales Management


New Product Development


Sustainable Innovation and Entrepreneurship


Small Business Management

BBA in Management

Reputation and Relationship Management


Small Business Management


Financial Statement Analysis

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Cost Accounting


Financial Statement Analysis


Investments

BBA in Fashion & Luxury Business Management

Innovative Marketing Communications


Retailing Management


Sustainable Fashion & Luxury


Entrepreneurship and Luxury

 

GBSB Global Business School uses the quarter system where there are four 10 week study periods (or quarters) during the year. Students are expected to attend three quarters, but may attend all four quarters (including summer quarters) to graduate sooner. Summer quarters are available based on the number of students signed up.

STARTING DATES ACADEMIC YEAR 2017- 2018

Our flexible approach to education and unique curricular design allows new students to start their studies in the beginning of each academic quarter. The starting dates for new undergraduate and graduate students are the following:

BBA/MBA/MSc Programs
Fall Quarter – October 2, 2017
Winter Quarter – January 8, 2018
Spring Quarter – April 9, 2018

MA Programs
Fall Quarter – October 2, 2017; November 13, 2017
Winter Quarter – January 8, 2018; February 19, 2018
Spring Quarter – April 9, 2018; May 21, 2018

ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2017-2018

FALL QUARTER

October 2017 - December 2017

Orientation Days
September 28-29

WEEK 1

October 2 - 6

WEEK 2

October 9 - 13

WEEK 3

October 16 - 20

WEEK 4

October 23 - 27

WEEK 5

Oct. 30 - Nov. 3

WEEK 6

November 6 - 10

WEEK 7

November 13 - 17

WEEK 8

November 20 - 24

WEEK 9

Nov. 27 - Dec. 1

WEEK 10

December 4 - 8

WEEK 11

December 11 - 15

WINTER QUARTER

January 2018 - March 2018

Orientation Day
January 8

WEEK 1

January 8 - 12

WEEK 2

January 15 - 19

WEEK 3

January 22 - 26

WEEK 4

Jan. 29 - Feb. 2

WEEK 5

February 5 - 9

WEEK 6

February 12 - 16

WEEK 7

February 19 - 23

WEEK 8

Feb. 26 - Mar. 2

WEEK 9

March 5 - 9

WEEK 10

March 12 - 16

WEEK 11

March 19 - 23

SPRING QUARTER

April 2018 - June 2018

Orientation Day
April 9

WEEK 1

April 9 - 13

WEEK 2

April 16 - 20

WEEK 3

April 23 - 27

WEEK 4

Apr. 30 - May 4

WEEK 5

May 7 - 11

WEEK 6

May 14 - 18

WEEK 7

May 21 - 25

WEEK 8

May 28 - June 1

WEEK 9

June 4 - 8

WEEK 10

June 11 - 15

WEEK 11

June 18 - 22

CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS: Dec 18 – Jan 7

EASTER BREAK: March 26 - 30

SPRING HOLIDAYS: March 26 - April 8

SUMMER HOLIDAYS: June - October 2018

GRADUATION CEREMONY: June 28, 2018

 

JOSEP BOSCH

Academic Background
Bachelor and Master Degree, Journalism, Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain

Career Experience
Head of Media, World Trade Organization, Switzerland
Spokesman and Information Officer, World Trade Organization, Switzerland
Geneva Bureau Chief and Economics Correspondent, Efe, Switzerland
Hong Kong and Southeast Asia and the Pacific Bureau Chief and Economics Correspondent, Efe, China
Tokyo Bureau Chief and Economics Correspondent, Efe, Japan
Correspondent, Efe, UK

VICTORIANO TRAVIESO MORALES

Academic Background
Bachelor Degree, Law, Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
PG DIP, Legal Studies, Contractual, Conveyancing, Trusts & Equities, European Competition Law, Criminal Law, Commendation, London South Bank University, UK
Postgraduate Degree, Legal Practice, BPP Law School, UK

Career Experience
Senior Spanish Lawyer and English Solicitor, Gimbrere International Advocaten, S.L.P., Spain
Practicing English Solicitor, Stepinlaw Abogados, Spain
Spanish Lawyer and English Solicitor, De Haan & Mulder, S.L.P., Spain

FERRAN TEIXES

Academic Background
Bachelor Degree, Philology, Universitat Oberta de Catalunya, Spain
Master Degree, Economics and Management, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
Certified Lego ® Serious Play ® Facilitator

Career Experience
Advisory Board Member, IGNITE Serious Play, Spain
Managing Director, Agrupació Pedagògica Sant Nicolau, Spain

STEPHEN HARRISON

Academic Background
BSc, Mathematics, Exeter University, UK
MBA, Marketing, University of Phoenix, USA
Master Degree, Marketing, ESERP Business School, Spain

Career Experience
CEO, Gerentes Internacionales S.A., Spain
Independent Consultant/Coach, Spain
Financial & Business Consultant, Spain

ARIANNA MAZEO

Academic Background
BA, Sociology and Communication, Sapienza Università di Roma, Italy
Master Degree, Education and ICT, University of Catalunya, Spain
Master Degree, European Policies, Digital Creativity and Design Innovation, University Roma Tre, Italy

Career Experience
Senior Managing Director of Master’s Degree in Design and Communication, ELISAVA, Spain
Director, Desis Lab ELISAVA/ Desis Network, Spain

XAVIER BERNARD

Academic Background
BBA, International Marketing, EDHEC Business School, France
MBA, International Marketing, EDHEC Business School, France
MA, Mountain & Rural Development, University of Toulouse, France

Career Experience
Managing Director, Pyrenees Working Community, Spain
Project Manager, European Cooperative Society, Spain
Consultant, Technologic Forest Center, Spain

VICTORIA BALLESTA

Academic Background
Bachelor Degree, Law, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
MBA, ESADE Business School, Spain
MBA, Exchange Program, UCLA, USA
MA, Digital Marketing & Inbound Marketing, IEBS Business School, Spain
PhD, Civil Law, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain

Career Experience
Founder & Manager, Victoria’s Cakes, Spain
Marketing & Digital Manager, CLB/Teknon/Ruber Internacional/Inmaculada, Spain
Marketing & Trade Marketing Manager/Business Development Manager, Omega Pharma, Spain

REYNALD NAULLEAU

Academic Background
BBA, SKEMA Business School, France
MSc, Strategic Tourism Management, SKEMA Business School/European School of Management, France

Career Experience
CEO & Founder, ZGOAT, France
Area Manager, Golden Tulip Hospitality Group, France
Sales Manager, Louvre Hotels, France

TO BE QUALIFIED FOR ADMISSION TO BACHELOR IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION IN BARCELONA, YOU MUST:

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Have earned a high school diploma (or equivalent) or higher;
be in the process of finalizing your high school studies (or equivalent)

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Have a high level of English language

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Complete all required forms for admission and submit all required documents

Tuition Fee for the Program (60 ECTS credits)

9,900 EUR

Tuition Fee per Quarter (20 ECTS credits)

3,300 EUR

Tuition Fee per Academic Credit (1 ECTS credit)

165 EUR

(Visiting students)

Payment Conditions:

Minimum Advanced Tuition Payment (EU Students)

4,950 EUR

Due at the time of program acceptance

Minimum Advanced Tuition Payment (Non-EU Students)

4,950 EUR

Due at the time of program acceptance and a requirement to send visa documents

The remaining Tuition Fees are due the first Friday (Week 1) of the program.

Bachelor´s Program Duration: 9 Quarters = 3 Academic Years

A discount may be applied if the student choses to pay
the full amount at the time of program acceptance.
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If payments are not paid by the deadlines, a penalty fee of 5% of the remaining tuition amount will be charged.
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Payment are accepted by bank transfer or PayPal (commission charges apply).
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Program fees do not include accommodation, flights, insurance or program materials.
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Students who wish to participate in Global Study Trips may do so by paying additional fees.

 
 

WHY BARCELONA


GBSB Global Business School Barcelona Campus first in europe

Barcelona is a 1st in Europe
for quality of life and
clearness of environment

(European Cities Monitor 2011, 2012 Quality
of Life City Rankings - Mercer Survey)

GBSB Global Business School Barcelona second place in europe for business center

Barcelona is a 2nd Place in Europe
(after London) for beign promoted
as a business center

(European Cities Monitor 2011)

GBSB Global Business School Barcelona 1,6 million residents

Million Residents in Barcelona
(2016)

GBSB Global Business School in Barcelona mediterranial climate

Barcelona has a typical Mediterranean
climate
with mild winters
and warm, sunny summers

GBSB Global Barcelona 2,342 mobile industry companies

international companies (that work
in the mobile industry) come

to the yearly World Mobile Congress in Barcelona