BBA in Finance & FinTech in Barcelona

 

GBSB Global’s Bachelor of Business Administration - BBA in Finance & FinTech in Barcelona, Spain goes beyond the fundamentals of banking and accounting to explain the multifaceted principles in finance, covering financial markets and the professional opportunities available today.

The BBA in Finance & FinTech in Barcelona includes courses directed toward core analytics, such as financial and managerial accounting, statistical analysis, and corporate finance, erecting a solid framework for students. GBSB Global Business School is within a few business schools in Barcelona, Spain to offer programs that meet ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) requirements, preparing BBA in Finance & FinTech students for the ACCA certification examinations.

Students are given the opportunity to attain this certification in addition to the BBA in Finance & FinTech degree, indicating to future employers that GBSB Global’s graduates are highly competent and have attained a quality education. GBSB Global’s students are among the most accountable, innovative, and globally focused individuals graduating today ready to work on the international stage.

Students graduating from GBSB Global with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree, additionally obtain Level 4 and Level 5 ATHE Extended Diploma in Management, officially recognized by OFQUAL in the UK, which allows students to complete a top-up year in the leading UK universities and earn a double Bachelors’ degree.

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DEGREE

Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance & FinTech

Extended Diploma in Management awarded by ATHE (OFQUAL UK)
Second Bachelor’s Degree from the UK (An Optional Top-Up Year)*

*Top-up Degree Option at the following UK Universities: Northampton University, University of Derby, University of Worcester, University of Sunderland, Coventry University.

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DURATION

3 years
Optional Top-up Year

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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

€8,750
per academic year

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS


bba in Finance barcelona faculty with Industry experience

Multinational Faculty with
Global Industry Experience

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International Students from
More than 70 Different Countries

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Microsoft Certifications
Are Included in the Curriculum

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Exclusive International
Corporate Events
and Visits to Companies

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Learning-By-Doing
Teaching Methodology

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Become ACCA Certified
on Top of Your
BBA in Finance Degree

RANKINGS, ACCREDITATIONS & PARTNERSHIPS


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

bba in Finance Barcelona ASIC accredited

Accredited as ATHE (Awards for Training and Higher Education) centre, an awarding organization in the UK

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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

bba in Finance & FinTech in Barcelona LEADER IN digital EDUCATION accredited by Microsoft

Awarded as a Four Stars Business School by QS Ranking System

bba in Barcelona Awarded as a Four Stars by QS Ranking System

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN


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UNDERSTAND THE BASIC PRINCIPLES:
Learn how to use the core models, methods, and instruments of financial management by studying the BBA in Finance & FinTech in Barcelona.

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BECOME AN EXPERT IN FINANCE:
Gain the strategic framework to assess and implement various global financial practices. Develop a broad, professional knowledge in all the specializations within the realm of international finance.

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STRENGTHEN TIES WITHIN THE WORLD OF BUSINESS:
Foster good relations between the world of finance and other sectors of business operations.

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BE PROACTIVE:
Become aware of the fast-changing and diverse world of finance in Europe and in the world, the challenges it faces and how to overcome them today.

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BUILD A GLOBAL NETWORK:
Gain a BBA in Finance & FinTech in Spain from GBSB Global Business School and make connections with a variety of professionals in Europe and across borders and industries.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES


Don’t settle, study for your BBA in Finance & FinTech in Barcelona and take your career to the next level. Take advantage of the wide choice of career development services GBSB Global Business School in Barcelona offers from specialized workshops and corporate seminars on campus to career evaluation services, helping aid in students’ employability.

Get Exclusive Access to ACCA’s Jobs Online Directory and Apply for Jobs at Top Financial Companies

STUDENT TESTIMONIALS


Year 1 (60 ECTS)

Core Courses

Customer Relationship Management

Business Environment

Communication Skills

Business Law

Marketing Mix

People in Organizations

Resource Management

Entrepreneurship

Finance for Managers I

Spanish Language & Additional Workshops

Optional Spanish Language (A1)

Year 2 (60 ECTS)

Core Courses

Business Organizations in a Global Context

People Management

Business Ethics

Planning a New Business Venture

Managing Communication

Finance for Managers II

Research Project

Marketing Principles and Practice

Specialization Courses

BBA in Finance & FinTech


A student will complete three courses corresponding to BBA in Finance & FinTech specialization.

Year 3 (60 ECTS)

Core Courses

Professional and Career Development

Innovative and Creative Thinking

Corporate Finance

Disruptive Technologies for Innovation and Change

Specialization Courses

BBA in Finance & FinTech


A student will complete three courses corresponding to BBA in Finance & FinTech specialization.

BBA Undergraduate Dissertation

The BBA Undergraduate Dissertation allows students to reflect and integrate their learning over their three years of study, and create an original work in an area of their interest related to the major. The BBA Undergraduate Dissertation represents the student’s integration of theoretical constructs drawn from course work, application of theory and the mastery of academic skills.


BBA in Finance & FinTech Specialization Courses

Portfolio Management and Wealth Planning

Investments

Advanced Issues in Accounting

Foundations of FinTech

FinTech in Banking: Challenges and Opportunities

Investor Relations

 

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 2020- 2021

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/MA/MSc Programs
Fall Quarter – September 25, 2020
Winter Quarter – January 11, 2021
Spring Quarter – April 9, 2021

ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2020-2021

FALL QUARTER

September 2020 - December 2020

Orientation Days
Sept 24-25 (BCN), Sept 25 (MAD)

Pre-Weeks (MBA)

September 14 - 25

WEEK 1

Sept. 28 - Oct. 2

WEEK 2

October 5 - 9

WEEK 3

October 11 - 16

WEEK 4

October 19 - 23

WEEK 5

October 26 - 30

WEEK 6

November 2 - 6

WEEK 7

November 9 - 13

WEEK 8

November 16 - 20

WEEK 9

November 23 - 27

WEEK 10

Nov. 30 - Dec. 4

WEEK 11

December 7 - 11

Defense Week

December 14 - 18

Christmas Holidays

Dec. 19 - Jan. 10

WINTER QUARTER

January 2021 - March 2021

Orientation Day
January 11

WEEK 1

January 11 - 15

WEEK 2

January 18 - 22

WEEK 3

January 25 - 29

WEEK 4

February 1 - 5

WEEK 5

February 8 - 12

WEEK 6

February 15 - 19

WEEK 7

February 22 - 26

WEEK 8

March 1 - 5

WEEK 9

March 8 - 12

WEEK 10

March 15 - 19

WEEK 11

March 22 - 26

Defense Week

Mar. 29 - Apr. 2

Global Study Trip

March 26 (Tentative)

Spring Holidays

Mar. 27 - Apr. 11

SPRING QUARTER

April 2021 - June 2021

Orientation Days
April 9

WEEK 1

April 12 - 16

WEEK 2

April 19 - 23

WEEK 3

Apr. 26 - Apr. 30

WEEK 4

May 3 - 7

WEEK 5

May 10 - 14

WEEK 6

May 17 - 21

WEEK 7

May 24 - 28

WEEK 8

May 31 - June 4

WEEK 9

June 7 - 11

WEEK 10

June 14 - 18

WEEK 11

June 21 - 25

Defense Week

Jun 28 - Jul 2

Graduation Ceremony

July 1 (tentative)

Summer Holidays

June 26 - September

CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS: December 19 - January 10

SPRING HOLIDAYS 2021: March 27 - April 11

 

Bank Holidays (Barcelona Campus)

October 2020: 12th: Spain National Day(Statewide)

November 2020: 1st: Todos los Santos(Statewide)

December 2020: 6th: Day of the Constitution(Statewide), 8th: Inmaculada(Statewide), 25th: Christmas(Statewide), 26th: Saint Esteban(Autonomic)

January 2021: 1st: New Year(Statewide), 6th: Reyes(Statewide)

April 2021: 2nd: Friday of Eastern(Statewide), 5th: Monday of Eastern(Autonomic)

May 2021: 1st: Day of workers(Statewide)

June 2021: 24th: Saint John(Autonomic)

August 2021: 15th: Virgin's ascension(Statewide)

 

ANDREW HYMAN

Academic Background
BSc, Applied Physics, Tufts University, USA
Master Degree, Public Policy, Vanderbilt University, USA
MA, Geography, University of Illinois, USA

Career Experience
Director of Business Development, XShares Group, USA
Marketing Director, Fiske Walter Capital Management, USA
Knowledge Manager and Consultant, PWC, USA
Author, Green Investing Column, Ecowatch Journal

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

RITA RUEFF LOPES

Academic Background
Bachelor Degree, Psychology, ISCTE, Portugal
MA, Human Resources Management and Services, The University of Bolton, UK
PhD, HRM and Organizational behavior, ISCTE, Portugal

Career Experience
Founder, Refugees Aid Barcelona, Spain
Lecturing / Research projects / Master Thesis Coordination, ESADE Business School, Spain
Analyst of NGO Activities, SIGWATCH, Germany
Country Manager, Datamonitor, UK

MOISES ROJAS DONADA

Academic Background
BBA, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
MSc, Business Research, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
Master Degree, Financial Management and Finance, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain

Career Experience
Accountant and Financial Consultor, Moises Rojas Gras, Spain
Associate Professor, Pompeu Fabra University, Spain
Associate Professor, CEA Study Abroad, Spain
Associate Professor, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Spain
Manager, Caixa, Spain
Manager, BBVA, Spain

ELENA TECCHIATI

Academic Background
Bachelor Degree, Psychology, University of Cologne, Germany
Master Degree, Organizational Psychology and Human Resources, University of Ramon Llull, Spain

Career Experience
Coach and Trainer, Liw E.V. & Liw B&T, Bayer Business Services, Germany
Assistant, RHR International, Germany
Advertising and Event Manager, Kat Marketing, Germany

JORDI FERNANDEZ ROYO

Academic Background
BA, Business Economics, Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Spain
BA, Business Economics, ESADE Business School, Spain
Postgraduate Degree, Digital Marketing, Ramon Llull University, Spain
MBA, Marketing, ESADE Business School, Spain
PhD, Management Sciences in Corporate Marketing and Corporate Strategy, Ramon Llull University, Spain

Career Experience
Deputy Director of Strategic Marketing, Schneider Electric, France
Coordinator of Marketing, EUNCET Business School, Spain
Consulting Partner, Marketing Consulting Agency, Spain

XAVIER AROLA PÉREZ

Academic Background
Bachelor Degree, Economics, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain
Master Degree, Finance and Banking, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain
Master Degree, Economics and International Finance, Universitat De Barcelona, Spain
PhD, IESE, Spain

Career Experience
CEO and Partner, El Cep i La Nansa Edicions, SL., Spain
CEO, the Catalan Heritage Agency (Departament of Culture – Government of Catalunya), Spain
CEO, Equipaments I Edificis De Catalunya, SA. (EECAT), Spain
Senior Consultant, Cultural & Green and Energy Efficiency Investments Consultancy, Spain
Financial Analyst, Institut Català de Finances, Spain

GURSEL ILIPINAR

Academic Background
BSc, Economics, University of Istanbul, Turkey
Master Degree, Marketing and Information Technology, Georgia State University of Atlanta, USA
Master Degree, Research Management in Design & Innovation Management, ESADE Business School, Spain
Executive Education Certificate, Design Thinking, Art Center College of Design, USA
PhD, Management, ESADE Business School, Spain

Career Experience
Head of Catalyzer for Innovation, Design, Entrepreneurship & Research, Binus University International, Indonesia
Product Manager, AT&T Telecom, USA
Central America Technology Operations Manager, BellSouth Latin America, USA
Coordinator of Master of Design Management, Instituto Europeo di Design, Italy
PostDoc Researcher in Design and Entrepreneurship, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark

TO BE QUALIFIED FOR ADMISSION TO BBA IN FINANCE & FINTECH IN BARCELONA, YOU MUST:

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The entry profile should include one of the following:

  • A GCE Advanced level profile with achievement in 2 or more subjects supported by 5 or more GCSEs at grades C and above
  • Other related level 3 subjects
  • Other equivalent international qualifications (high school diploma)
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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

Registration Fee (Paid Annually for Every Academic Year of the Program)

200 EUR

Administrative Fee (Paid Annually for Every Academic Year of the Program)

950 EUR

Tuition Fee for One Academic Year (60 ECTS Credits)

8,750 EUR

Tuition Fee per Quarter (20 ECTS credits)

2,917 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

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