BBA in Sports Management in Barcelona

 

The BBA in Sports Management in Barcelona (Bachelor of Business Administration) is designed to give students the skills and knowledge they need to compete in the sport industry and related businesses and organizations, by combining specialist teaching about the principles and practice of sport management with general training in management, business administration, strategy and research methods.

The Bachelor in Sports Management helps students to develop a deeper understanding of management, governance and regulatory issues within the business of sport. Students will regularly complete assignments and case studies on sports management, professional sport clubs and international sport event organization.

While studying for your BBA in Sports Management in Barcelona, you will learn about sport markets and industries, managing service quality in sport, economics of sport and leisure, management of talent, research methods for sport management, sport management theory and practice, financial management, marketing management, strategic management and more. BBA in Sports Management in Barcelona students will graduate with the competencies to succeed in Europe and around the world.

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 Sports Management

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

€9,900
per academic year

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS


bachelor in sports management in barcelona more than 70 nationalities

Student Body
Representing More
than 70 Nationalities

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Visiting Speakers
Include Experts
from Sport Businesses

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Focus on Learning-by-doing
and Teamwork

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Practical Visits to
Sport Industry Organizations

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An Option to Study
Spanish Language

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Multicultural Faculty with
Sport Management Experience

RANKINGS, ACCREDITATIONS & PARTNERSHIPS


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

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Member and Accredited by the European Council for Business Education

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Awarded as a Four Stars Business School by QS Ranking System

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

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

bba in sports management in Barcelona LEADER IN digital EDUCATION accredited by Microsoft

Ranked as a Leader in Business Education by Newsweek Magazine

bba sports management in Barcelona LEADER IN Business EDUCATION

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN


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BE A LEADER:
Learn what it takes to be a global leader and sports manager with the unique skills required to manage talent, attract sponsors, and lead sport events by gaining a Bachelor in Sports Management in Barcelona.

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FOSTER A WORLDWIDE PERSPECTIVE:
Gain the aptitude to easily navigate global markets, international and domestic business environment, and the complex legal sector in sport business in Europe and around the world.

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MAKE A DIFFERENCE:
Graduate from a business school in Spain that offers an academic ecosystem that focuses on practicality, hands-on learning, and innovative teaching methods, where students gain a flexible mindset and embrace diversity as well as adopt a personal and professional responsibility towards society.

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BUILD A GLOBAL NETWORK:
Gain a BBA in Sports Management in Barcelona, Spain and benefit from a diverse students body, international faculty, and GBSB Global’s professional associations and relationships across the globe.

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GAIN THE TOOLS TO BE HIGHLY COMPETITIVE:
Obtain the hard skills like accounting, operations management, and financial analysis, in addition to developing the increasingly valuable soft skills like communication, people management, leadership, and organizational behavior that will make you more marketable in Europe and in other regions.

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EMBRACE INNOVATIONS:
Foster skills in innovation and creativity and gain the capacity to enhance products and services customers need and want.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES


Earn your BBA in Sports Management in Barcelona, Spain and gain competencies to work in sports industry. Take advantage of different career services GBSB Global Business School in Barcelona offers to its Bachelor students: from workshops on how to prepare a winning resume and on-campus company presentations to career consulting services.

Get Exclusive Access to career development resources and specialized corporate trainings

STUDENT TESTIMONIALS


Year 1 (60 ECTS)

Core Courses

Business Ethics

Business Environment

Communication Skills

Business Law

Marketing Principles & Practice

People in Organizations

Resource Management

Applying Promotional Techniques

Finance for Managers I

Spanish Language & Additional Workshops

Optional Spanish Language (A1)

Microsoft Office Certification Training

Year 2 (60 ECTS)

Core Courses

Business Organizations in a Global Context

People Management

Customer Relationship Management

Planning a New Business Venture

Managing Communication

Finance for Managers II

Research Project

Specialization Courses

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Digital Marketing Strategy

Talent Management

Sports Analytics

Event Coordination & Sponsoring

Premium Brand Management

Sports Marketing

Year 3 (60 ECTS)

Core Courses

Accounting and Finance for Managers

Business Project

Social Responsibility of Business

The Political Economy of China

Strategic Human Resource Management

Strategic Management

International Money & Finance

Supply Chain Operations Management

BBA Thesis

The BBA Thesis 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 thesis represents the student’s integration of theoretical constructs drawn from course work, application of theory and the mastery of academic skills.

 

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 2019- 2020

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
Winter Quarter – January 7, 2019
Spring Quarter – April 1, 2019
Fall Quarter – September 26, 2019
Winter Quarter – January 10, 2020
Spring Quarter – April 13, 2020

ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2019-2020

WINTER QUARTER

January 2019 - March 2019

Orientation Day
January 7

WEEK 1

January 7 - 11

WEEK 2

January 14 - 18

WEEK 3

January 21 - 25

WEEK 4

Jan. 28 - Feb. 1

WEEK 5

February 4 - 8

WEEK 6

February 11 - 15

WEEK 7

February 18 - 22

WEEK 8

Feb. 25 - Mar. 1

WEEK 9

March 4 - 8

WEEK 10

March 11 - 15

WEEK 11

March 18 - 22

ACCA, MOS exams

March 21 - 27

SPRING QUARTER

April 2019 - June 2019

Orientation Day
April 1

WEEK 1

April 1 - 5

WEEK 2

April 8 - 12

Easter Break

April 14 - 22

WEEK 3

April 23 - 26

WEEK 4

Apr. 29 - May 3

WEEK 5

May 6 - 10

WEEK 6

May 13 - 17

WEEK 7

May 20 - 24

WEEK 8

May 27 - 31

WEEK 9

June 3 - 7

WEEK 10

June 10 - 14

WEEK 11

June 17 - 21

ACCA, MOS exams

June 19 - 26

FALL QUARTER

September 2019 - December 2019

Orientation Days
September 26-27

WEEK 1

Sept. 30 - Oct. 4

WEEK 2

October 7 - 11

WEEK 3

October 14 - 18

WEEK 4

October 21 - 25

WEEK 5

Oct. 28 - Nov. 1

WEEK 6

November 4 - 8

WEEK 7

November 11 - 15

WEEK 8

November 18 - 22

WEEK 9

November 25 - 29

WEEK 10

December 2 - 6

WEEK 11

December 9 - 13

Defense Week

December 16 - 20

WINTER QUARTER

January 2020 - March 2020

Orientation Day
January 10

WEEK 1

January 13 - 17

WEEK 2

January 20 - 24

WEEK 3

January 27 - 31

WEEK 4

February 3 - 7

WEEK 5

February 10 - 14

WEEK 6

February 17 - 21

WEEK 7

February 24 - 28

WEEK 8

March 2 - 6

WEEK 9

March 9 - 13

WEEK 10

March 16 - 20

WEEK 11

March 23 - 27

Defense Week

Mar. 30 - Apr. 3

Global Study Trip

March 27

SPRING QUARTER

April 2020 - June 2020

Orientation Days
April 13-14

WEEK 1

April 13 - 17

WEEK 2

April 20 - 24

WEEK 3

Apr. 27 - May 1

WEEK 4

May 4 - 8

WEEK 5

May 11 - 15

WEEK 6

May 18 - 22

WEEK 7

May 25 - 29

WEEK 8

June 1 - 5

WEEK 9

June 8 - 12

WEEK 10

June 15 - 19

WEEK 11

June 22 - 26

Defense Week

Jun 29 - Jul 3

SPRING HOLIDAYS 2019: March 23 - 31

EASTER BREAK 2019: April 14 - 22

SUMMER HOLIDAYS 2019: July - October 2019

GRADUATION CEREMONY 2019: June 27, 2019

Thesis/Final Master Project Defence (January 2019): (Week 3 of Winter term)

Thesis/Final Master Project Defence (April 2019): (Week 3 of Spring term)

Thesis/Final Master Project Defence (June 2019): (during last week of the month)

CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS: Dec 21 – Jan 12

SPRING HOLIDAYS 2020: March 28 - April 12

SUMMER HOLIDAYS 2020: June 27 - September

GRADUATION CEREMONY 2020: July 2, 2020

 

Bank Holidays (Barcelona Campus)

April 2019: 19th: Friday of Eastern(Statewide), 22nd: Monday of Eastern(Autonomic)

May 2019: 1st: Day of workers(Statewide), 21st: Monday of Pentecostes(Local)

June 2019: 24th: Saint John(Autonomic)

August 2019: 15th: Virgin's ascension(Statewide)

September 2019: 11th: Diada(Autonomic), 24th: Virgen de la Merce(Local)

October 2019: 12th: Spain National Day(Statewide)

November 2019: 1st: Todos los Santos(Statewide)

December 2019: 6th: Day of the Constitution(Statewide), 8th: Inmaculada(Statewide), 25th: Christmas(Statewide), 26th: Saint Esteban(Autonomic)

January 2020: 1st: New Year(Statewide), 6th: Reyes(Statewide)

April 2020: 10th: Friday of Eastern(Statewide), 13th: Monday of Eastern(Autonomic)

May 2020: 1st: Day of workers(Statewide)

June 2020: 24th: Saint John(Autonomic)

August 2020: 15th: Virgin's ascension(Statewide)

 

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

ALBERT BELTRAN I CANGRÒS

Academic Background
PhD in Political Science, Pompeu Fabra University, Spain
BA, Political Science and Sociology, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain

Career Experience
Academic Coordinator of Postgraduate Degrees and MBA, EUNCET, Spain
Coordinator of Master Programs, ESERP, Spain
Professor, Open University of Catalonia, Spain
Professor, University Camilo Jose Cela, Spain
Professor, International University of Rioja, Spain

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

DAVID GAU

Academic Background
MBA, ESCP Business School, France
Bachelor, Engineering, National Polytechnic Institute of Grenoble, France

Career Experience
Transport, Logistics & Sustainable Mobility Director, Greenflex, Spain
Director of Business Development, Proconseil, France
Business Development – Smart Energy Management & Supply Chain, Solidar Energies, France

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

AMJAD ALI KHAN

Academic Background
PGCE in Business & Economics Education, University of London, UK
Qualified as a Stockbroker for the London Stock Exchange
MSc, Economic History, London School of Economics, UK
BA (Hons), Business Economics, Kingston University, UK

Career Experience
Private Client Equity Analyst, Stockbroker, Hythe Securities, UK
Business Development Executive, Openmobile, UK
Economic Research Assistant, Focus Economic Research, UK

TO BE QUALIFIED FOR ADMISSION TO BBA IN SPORTS MANAGEMENT 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

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

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