Master in Digital Business in Madrid

 

GBSB Global’s Master in Digital Business in Madrid prepares students to satisfy the demands of companies worldwide that are becoming increasingly digital. Digital professionals must meet the challenges this new age of technology presents and optimize their skills in social networks, online promotion, online marketing, big data handling and analytics to be competitive.

Stand out from the crowd with the Master in Digital Business in Madrid that is not only one of the most state-of-the-art Masters in Madrid, Spain for students and professionals today seeking to make a difference in the business world, but also offers extensive practical knowledge and industrial insight using a variety of multimedia learning methods. Embrace the power of digital business and step into a career that has enormous potential with the Master in Digital Business in Madrid.

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DEGREE

Master of Science in Digital Business
Dual degree with University of Alcalá

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DURATION

9 months

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LANGUAGES

English

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LOCATION

Madrid

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ANNUAL INTAKES

OCT | JAN | APR

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FORMAT

Full Time
Mornings & Afternoons

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TUITION FEES

€14,640

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS


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Two Study Tracks:
Digital Startup or Corporate Challenges

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Faculty with
Industry Experience

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Practical Company Visits

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Student Body Representing More
than 70 Different Nationalities

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Exclusive Invitations to Digital Business,
Entrepreneurship & Tech Events

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Practical Skills
Applicable on a Global Scale

RANKINGS, ACCREDITATIONS & PARTNERSHIPS


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

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

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Part of the Microsoft Imagine Academy and offers students official Microsoft certifications

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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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MANAGERIAL COMPETENCIES OF GLOBAL LEADERS:
Get training on communication skills, business ethics, leadership, and cross-cultural negotiation techniques.

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MARKETING STRATEGIES OF DIGITAL BUSINESS:
Learn the fundamentals and the importance of digital marketing strategies and how UX helps to improve conversion objectives.

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OPERATIONS STRATEGIES OF DIGITAL BUSINESS:
Understand businesses focused on mobile and ecommerce platforms, and get the skills needed to support such models.

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STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT OF DIGITAL BUSINESSES:
Get to know the digital tools that are breaking into traditional business models while studying for a Master in Digital Business in Madrid.

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DIGITAL LAW & THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT:
Analyze the digital law that could be defined as the legal rights, regulations and limitations in a digital business model.

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AGILE METHODOLOGIES & DESIGN THINKING:
Learn about the alternatives to traditional project management.

CHOOSE YOUR STUDY TRACK


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DESIGNING A DIGITAL STARTUP:
Imagine, define and manage the business project from scratch for a digital startup.

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DIGITAL CORPORATE CHALLENGES:
Assist your organization on the way to digital transformation.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES


Take advantage of GBSB Global’s resources to lay the groundwork for your future career in digital business in Madrid, Spain, Europe or internationally. GBSB Global prepares its Master in Digital Business in Madrid students for their professional lives through expert workshops, company interviews on campus, and career assessment sessions.

Career Development Workshops, Services Online Directory, Internship Assistance, Finding Employment

Employment At Top Companies

Digital Business in Madrid employment at Apple corporation
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STUDENT TESTIMONIALS


Optional Intensive Free Spanish Language Course for Beginners

Managerial Competencies of Global Leaders

  • Leadership and Managing Multicultural Teams
  • Ethics and Responsibility
  • Cross-Cultural Negations and Communication

Marketing Strategies of Digital Business

  • Marketing Management
  • Digital Marketing
  • UX & Conversion

Operations Strategies of Digital Business

  • Operations Management
  • Digital Operations

Strategic Management of Digital Businesses in a Global Environment

  • Understanding International Macroeconomy
  • Global Strategy & Management
  • Digital Strategy

Digital Law and the Legal Environment

  • Government & Legal Environment of Business
  • Digital Law

Agile Methodologies and Design Thinking

  • Agile Methodologies
  • Design Thinking

Two Study Tracks to Choose From

Designing a Digital Startup

  • Discovering Entrepreneurial Opportunities
  • Creativity and Psychology of New Product Development
  • Entrepreneurial Finance
  • Business Plan Design

Digital Corporate Challenges

  • Social Media Management
  • Enabling Gamification through Digital Technologies
  • Big Data
  • Research Methods in International Business

Final Project
A practical project in which the students perform a research on a specific topic of interest in the area of digital business.

 

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 2018- 2019

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 1, 2018
Winter Quarter – January 7, 2019
Spring Quarter – April 1, 2019

MA Programs
Fall Quarter – October 1, 2018
Winter Quarter – January 7, 2019
Spring Quarter – April 1, 2019

ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2018-2019

FALL QUARTER

October 2018 - December 2018

Orientation Days
September 27-28

WEEK 1

October 1 - 5

WEEK 2

October 8 - 12

WEEK 3

October 15 - 19

WEEK 4

October 22 - 26

WEEK 5

Oct. 28 - Nov. 2

WEEK 6

November 5 - 9

WEEK 7

November 12 - 16

WEEK 8

November 19 - 23

WEEK 9

November 26 - 30

WEEK 10

December 3 - 7

WEEK 11

December 10 - 14

ACCA, MOS exams

December 13 - 18

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

CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS: Dec 22 – Jan 6

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): (Week 3 of Winter term)

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

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

 

Bank Holidays (Madrid Campus)

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

April: 18th: Thursday of Eastern(Autonomic), 19th: Friday of Eastern(Statewide)

May: 1st: Day of workers(Statewide), 2nd: Day of Madrid(Autonomic), 15th: San Isidro(Local)

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

October: 12th: Spain National Day(Statewide)

November: 1st: Todos los Santos(Statewide), 9th: Day of La Almudena(Local)

December: 6th: Day of the Constitution(Statewide), 8th: Inmaculada(Statewide), 25th: Christmas(Statewide)

 

ANTONIO GARCIA CABOT

Academic Background
Bachelor Degree, Computer Science Engineering, University of Alcala, Spain
Master Degree, Web Software Engineering, University of Alcala, Spain
PhD, Computer Science, University of Alcala, Spain

Career Experience
Assistant Teacher, University of Alcala, Spain
Visiting Professor, Universidad Galileo, Guatemala
Visiting Lecturer, Metropolia University of Applied Sciences, Finland

JORDI CASTELLS CUSCULLOLA

Academic Background
Bachelor Degree, Telecommunications Engineering, Polytechnic University of Catalunya, Spain
Master Degree, Research and Market Techniques, Open University of Catalunya, Spain

Career Experience
Co-Founder, CLIMB21, Spain
Tutor, ACC1O, Spain
National Expert, YUZZ, Spain
Certified Lego ® Serious Play ® Facilitator

VICTORIA BALLESTA FERRER

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

FERRAN TEIXES I ARGILES

Academic Background
Bachelor Degree, Philology, Universitat Oberta de Catalunya, Spain
Master Degree, Economics and Management, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain

Career Experience
Advisory Board Member, IGNITE Serious Play, Spain
Managing Director, Agrupació Pedagògica Sant Nicolau, Spain
Author of the Book “Gamification – To Motivate by Playing” Editorial UOC, 2015
Certified Lego ® Serious Play ® Facilitator

CARLES REVILLA CANAS

Academic Background
Bachelor Degree, International Trade, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain
Bachelor Degree, Economics and Business, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain
Master Degree, International Business and Marketing, Johannes Kepler Universitat Linz, Spain

Career Experience
Digital Strategist, Freelance, Spain
International Digital Marketing Manager, ACC1O, Spain
Export Manager of European Markets, Delta, Spain

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

FERRAN ARMADA RAMIREZ

Academic Background
Master Degree, Political Science and Government, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain
PhD, Economics, University of Barcelona, Spain

Career Experience
Associate Professor, Fundacio UAB, Spain
Associate Professor, CIEE Council on International Educational Exchange, Spain

MARIAH JEANNE MILLER

Academic Background
BA, History, Oberlin College, USA
MA, Social Sciences, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg im Breisgau, South Africa
MA, Corporate Finance and Law, ESADE Business School, Spain
PhD Candidate, International Relations, UC Santa Barbara, USA

Career Experience
Corporate Governance Executive, PIRC, UK
Director of Emergining Markets and Research, Soler Padro Abogados, Spain
Research Provider, ECGS – Expert Corporate Governnace Service, 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

TO BE QUALIFIED FOR ADMISSION TO MASTER IN DIGITAL BUSINESS IN MADRID, YOU MUST:

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Have earned a Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) or higher;
be in the process of finalizing your Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent),
or demonstrate a high level of relevant professional experience

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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)

14,640 EUR

Tuition Fee per Quarter (20 ECTS credits)

4,880 EUR

Tuition Fee per Academic Credit (1 ECTS credit)

244 EUR

(Visiting students)

Payment Conditions:

Minimum Advanced Tuition Payment (EU Students)

4,880 EUR

Due at the time of program acceptance

Minimum Advanced Tuition Payment (Non-EU Students)

7,320 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.

Master´s Program Duration: 3 Quarters = 1 Academic Year

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 is applied as per Terms and Conditions.
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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 MADRID


GBSB Global Business School Madrid Campus second region europe tech jobs

Madrid is the 2nd among EU-27 regions in number of
high-tech jobs: 144,420 professionals in
the ITC industry

(investinmadrid.com)

GBSB Global Business School Madrid third in International congress and convention

Madrid is 3rd in the world in the prestigious
International Congress
and Convention
Association ranking

(ICCA, 2015)

GBSB Global Business School in Madrid 3,3 million residents

Million Residents in Madrid
(2017)

GBSB Global Business School in Madrid sunny

Annual average of
2,769 hours of sunlight in Madrid

GBSB Global Madrid acceptable cost living

The cost of living in Madrid is one of the most
acceptable
among large European capitals

(Mercer Cost of Living Ranking, 2014)

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