International business management has been revolutionized by vast developments in technology and globalization. Multinationals are constantly looking for leaders with experience working in diverse environments and cultural intelligence. The Master in International Business Management in Madrid educates tomorrow’s global professionals, preparing them to meet the challenges international markets face today with the most advanced tools and theories available.
GBSB Global’s Master in International Business Management in Madrid provides an inclusive study of business topics ranging from the global economy to cross-cultural negotiations and leadership. Students will get an in-depth look into how businesses operate within specific global regions such as Latin America, Asia, Russia, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East. MSc in International Business Management students are educated, competitive, and competent, eager to have an impact on the way business is done on an international level.
Master of Science in International Business Management
OCT | JAN | APR
Mornings & Afternoons
with Global Experience
Practical Company Visits
Regional Studies &
Foreign Language Studies
Exclusive Opportunity to Visit
WTO, UN & UNESCO
Career Opportunities at Top
RANKINGS, ACCREDITATIONS & PARTNERSHIPS
Fully accredited by ASIC approved by Ofsted and an affiliate of ENQA
The only higher education institution in Spain accredited by Microsoft as a leader in digital education
Awarded as a Four Stars Business School by QS Ranking System
Ranked as a Leader in Business Education by Newsweek Magazine
Ranked as TOP150 Worldwide and TOP10 in Spain program by QS World University Rankings 2021
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
EXPAND PROFESSIONAL SKILLS:
Learn the essential skills in business strategy development, negotiation, market analysis and problem solving.
ACHIEVE A GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE:
Gain the proficiency to successfully traverse international markets, global trade, and the legal aspects worldwide.
IDENTIFY INTERCULTURAL BUSINESS PRACTICES:
Obtain the knowledge and understanding needed to effectively communicate and collaboration in international business management.
FACE THE CHALLENGES IN THE 21ST CENTURY HEAD ON:
Pursue sustainability and ethical business practices within the realm of international business management and be the change the world needs.
ACQUIRE PRACTICAL CAREER TRAINING:
Study for a Master in International Business Management in Madrid and learn about business strategies using case studies, debates, and projects that emphasize situations and obstacles managers confront daily.
Advance your professional career and take it to the next level with a MSc in International Business Management in Madrid. Benefit from the wide assortment of career development services GBSB Global Business School offers from dedicated workshops to corporate presentations on campus and career assessment sessions.
Employment At Top Companies
VICTOR SOBOLEV, Russia
"I really liked the way the studies at GBSB Global were organized. Every professor is a specialist in his or her own field and always provided real-world examples. It really motivates you to study new subjects when the examples come from individuals who really know what they are talking about. It also helps to understand how to conduct business in different regions of the world."
MSc in International Business Management, Class of 2016
FRANCESCO NIRO, Italy
"I chose GBSB Global and the MSc in International Business Management because of the incredible number of nationalities among the students. I strongly believe that diversity is an added value able to better prepare me for my future career."
MSc in International Business Management, Class of 2017
Optional Intensive Free Spanish Language Course for Beginners
Understand the Global Business Environment
- The Government and Legal Environment of Business
- Understanding International Macroeconomy
Learn the Functional Areas of Business
- Marketing Management
- Managerial Accounting
- Statistical Analysis for Management
- Research Methods in International Business
Feel Confident to Do Business Globally
- Global Strategy and Management
- Global Project Management
- Globalization of Innovation
- Importing and Exporting in a Global Market
- Global Financial Markets, Instruments and Financing
Become a Leader and Enhance Your Soft Skills
- Leadership and Managing Multicultural Teams
- Cross-Cultural Negotiations and Communication
- Ethics and Responsibility
Specialize in the World Region of Your Interest
Option 1: Doing Business in Europe & CIS
- Doing Business in Europe
- Doing Business in Russia and CIS
Option 2: The Economy of Asia and Chinese Business
- The Economics of Asia
- Doing Business in China
Option 3: Doing Business in Latin America and Brazil
- Doing Business in Latin America
- Doing Business in Brazil
Tailor Your Program Even Further (Choose Two Elective Courses) *
Agile Methodologies & Design Thinking
Design and Creation of E-Commerce
Geopolitics of World Business (Global Study Trip to world organizations or event management of a real conference)
Capstone Master Project:
A practical group project in which the students perform an original research on a specific topic of interest in the area of international business.
* Elective Courses are Subject to Change & Availability.
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 2021- 2022
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:
Fall Quarter – October 1, 2021
Winter Quarter – January 10, 2022
Spring Quarter – April 19, 2022
September 2021 - December 2021
Oct 1 (BCN), Sept 30 (MAD)
Sept. 20 - Oct. 1
October 4 - 8
October 11 - 15
October 18 - 22
October 25 - 29
November 1 - 5
November 8 - 12
November 15 - 19
November 22 - 26
Nov. 29 - Dec. 3
December 6 - 10
December 13 - 17
December 20 and 21
Dec. 22 - Jan. 9
January 2022 - March 2022
January 10 - 14
January 17 - 21
January 24 - 28
Jan. 31 - Feb. 4
February 7 - 11
February 14 - 18
February 21 - 25
Feb. 28 - March 4
March 7 - 11
March 14 - 18
March 21 - 25
Mar. 28 - Apr. 1
Global Study Trip
March 25 (Tentative)
April 2 - 18
April 2022 - June 2022
April 19 - 22
April 25 - 29
May 2 - 6
May 9 - 13
May 16 - 20
May 23 - 27
May 30 - June 3
June 6 - 10
June 13 - 17
June 20 - 24
June 27 - July 1
July 4 - 8
July 11 (tentative)
July - September
CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS: December 22 - January 9
SPRING HOLIDAYS 2022: April 2 - 11
Bachelor and Master Degree, Journalism, Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
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
GILBERTO PALMERÍN ROMERO
Postgraduate Degree, Public Administration - Speciality in Diplomacy and International Relations, Institut International d’Administration Publique (IIAP/ENA), France.
Postgraduate Degree, European Studies, Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México, Mexico.
Bachelor Degree, International Relations, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico.
Executive Director, United States-Mexico Foundation for Culture, Inc., USA
Head of the Public Relations, Embassy of France, Mexico
Director of International Relations, ESEEA, Spain
International Consultant, Trainer, Mentor and Coach, Estratega Cooperativo, Spain
Cultural Affairs Manager, General Delegation of Quebec, Mexico
BA, History, Kaliningrad State University, Russia
MA, International Relations, Kaliningrad State University, Russia
PhD, Contemporary Political and Social History, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
Associate Analyst, The International Center of Policy Studies, Ukraine
Contributing Author, Jamestown Foundation, USA
INGE BIRKBAK LARSEN
BSc, International Business Administration and Modern Languages, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
MSc, International Business Development, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
MBA, International Business Development, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
Co-Founder and Consultant, Incuba Network S.A.C., Peru
Administrator and Commercial Manager, JOKI Export & Import S.A.C., Peru, Germany
Operations Specialist and Financial Claims Analyst, Hewlett-Packard, Spain
Bachelor Degree, Psychology, University of Cologne, Germany
Master Degree, Organizational Psychology and Human Resources, University of Ramon Llull, Spain
Coach and Trainer, Liw E.V. & Liw B&T, Bayer Business Services, Germany
Assistant, RHR International, Germany
Advertising and Event Manager, Kat Marketing, Germany
TO BE QUALIFIED FOR ADMISSION TO MSC IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT IN MADRID, YOU MUST:
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
Have a high level of English language
Complete all required forms for admission and submit all required documents
Blended (1st term Online)
Enrolment Fee (Paid upon Admission)
Annual Administrative Fee
Tuition Fee per Quarter (20 ECTS credits)
Tuition Fee per Academic Credit (1 ECTS credit)
Minimum Advanced Tuition Payment (EU Students)
Due at the time of program acceptance
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.
If payments are not paid by the deadlines, a penalty fee is applied as per Terms and Conditions.
Payment are accepted by bank transfer or PayPal (commission charges apply).
Program fees do not include accommodation, flights, insurance or program materials.
Students who wish to participate in Global Study Trips may do so by paying additional fees.