MBA - Master in Business Administration in Madrid

 

The Master in Business Administration (MBA) in Madrid at GBSB Global Business School is an innovative program offering a curriculum that reflects the changing demands of the business world and is one of the pioneering MBA programs in Spain. This Master in Business Administration in Madrid aims to revolutionize the way business is taught in business schools.

The MBA in Madrid concentrates on ethical practices and innovation, encouraging entrepreneurship, formidable leadership, and creative problem solving, graduating professionals that are motivated to transform business. Business administration courses in Madrid at GBSB Global utilize the most innovative teaching and learning approaches such as situational analysis, case studies, simulation games, and practical projects that offer a real life approach to business that will enhance students’ marketability.

The Master in Business Administration in Madrid concentrates on analytical subjects like finance, operations management, and global strategy and soft skills like leadership, negotiations and communication. Business administration students can opt for a general MBA without a chosen concentration, or they can choose a major to direct their educational experience on a particular subject of interest: MBA in Entrepreneurship, MBA in Marketing, MBA in Finance, MBA in International Business, MBA in Operations & Supply Chain Management.

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DEGREE

Master in Business Administration

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DURATION

10 months

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LANGUAGES

English

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LOCATION

Madrid

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ANNUAL INTAKES

SEP | JAN | APR

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FORMAT

Full Time | Daytime

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TUITION FEES

€16,200

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS


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Experienced Faculty with
Real Business Knowledge

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Visits to Companies & Access
to Exclusive Business Events

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Student Body Representing
More than 70 Nationalities

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A Wide Choice
of Electives

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Five Different
Majors

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Career Prospects with the
Best International Companies

RANKINGS, ACCREDITATIONS & PARTNERSHIPS


GBSB Global is fully accredited by ASIC approved by Ofsted (the Council for Higher Accreditation) and an affiliate of ENQA (European Network for Quality Assurance)

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GBSB Global is an internationally recognized ACCA provider and is the first computer based examination (CBE) center in Barcelona and the only CBE center in Madrid

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GBSB Global is the only higher education institution in Spain accredited by Microsoft as a leader in digital education, delivering students the most state-of-the-art learning experience from the start

master in business administration in Madrid LEADER IN digital EDUCATION accredited by Microsoft

A recognized member of The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business

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GBSB Global is ranked as a Leader in Business Education by Newsweek Magazine

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WHAT YOU WILL LEARN


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ENHANCE YOUR MANAGERIAL AND SOFT SKILLS:
Become a leader of teams that is respected and inspires greatness from colleagues.

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ACQUIRE UNDERSTANDING OF GLOBAL MARKETS:
Become proficient, learning how to understand financial markets, conduct domestic and international trade, and understand the diverse field of business law.

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GAIN CULTURAL INTELLIGENCE:
Learn how to navigate local and global markets by embracing diversity and becoming an effective communicator and collaborator.

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CONFRONT THE OBSTACLES IN THE 21ST CENTURY:
Get to know about business innovation and ethical business practices within the field of business administration and take a proactive role in creating the change necessary to transform business for the betterment of society.

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PREPARE FOR YOUR CAREER BY OBTAINING PRACTICAL KNOWLEDGE:
Get a Master in Business Administration in Madrid and learn how to negotiate and develop business strategies properly using debates, case studies, and practical projects that emulate circumstances and hurdles managers face across the globe.

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CHOOSE YOUR MAJOR:
Get ready for the career you always wished to have by choosing one of the MBA majors. Available specializations in MBA in Entrepreneurship, MBA in Finance, MBA in International Business, MBA in Marketing, MBA in Operations & Supply Chain Management.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES


Take the reins and earn your Master in Business Administration in Madrid and elevate your career prospects. There is no time like the present to propel your career to the next level. Benefit from the numerous career development opportunities GBSB Global Business School in Madrid, Spain offers from industry presentations and specialized workshops on campus to career evaluation services.

MBA at GBSB Global Business School in Madrid students work in best multinational companies globally

STUDENT TESTIMONIALS


Business Essentials

All You Need to Get Ready

  • Microsoft Excel (Training for Certification)
  • Self-awareness Workshop
  • Stress & Conflict Management Workshop
  • Spanish for Beginners (optional)

Core Courses

  • The Government and Legal Environment of Business
  • Marketing Management
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Financial Accounting
  • Statistical Analysis for Management
  • Understanding International Macroeconomy
  • Operations Management
  • Cost Accounting
  • Corporate Finance

Become a Leader & a Global Manager

International Business Management

  • Global Strategy and Management
  • Global Project Management
  • Geopolitics of World Business

(Global Study Trip to world organizations or event management of a real conference)

Develop Your Soft Skills

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

Boost Your Innovation Potential

Understand Innovation (the Engine of the New Economy)

  • Creativity and Psychology of New Product Development
  • Globalization of Innovation
  • Digital Strategy

Work in Intra & Entrepreneurial Settings

  • Discovering Entrepreneurial Opportunities
  • Entrepreneurial Finance

Learning-by-Doing & Career Progression

Business Simulation Module

A simulation recreates real world experiences so that learners can practice in a risk-free environment. Empower students - by taking control of a business enterprise, participants see and understand how a business works from top to bottom.

Industrial Visits & Guest Speakers

During your MBA program you will visit several multinational and start-up companies, business incubators and organizations of different kinds. You will also meet key people from different industries. This will help you to understand how professionals conduct business in the real world.

Boost Your Career

Various career assessment workshops are part of your MBA program. You will also have a chance to attend career fairs, company presentations on campus and use our career portal for great internships and job offers.

Electives

Choose Your Concentration Area or Do a General MBA Program *

MBA in Finance

  • Global Financial Markets, Instruments and Financing
  • Financial Reporting
  • Advanced Accounting

(Optional ACCA Certification F1-F3)

MBA in Marketing

3 courses from this list

  • Market Research
  • Digital Marketing
  • Design & Creation of E-commerce
  • Brand Management

MBA in International Business

3 courses from this list

  • Doing Business in Europe
  • Importing and Exporting in a Global Market
  • The Economics of Asia
  • Doing Business in Russia and CIS
  • Design and Creation of E-Commerce
  • Doing Business in China

MBA in Entrepreneurship

  • Agile Methodologies & Design Thinking
  • Business Plan Design
  • Design & Creation of E-commerce

MBA in Operations & Supply Chain Management

  • Designing and Managing Global Supply Chain
  • Importing and Exporting in a Global Market
  • Six Sigma and Lean Enterprise Methodology

Consulting Project:
An integral part of your learning journey and a stepping stone to your career progression. It is intentionally designed as a challenging, yet enriching experience. You will integrate and apply skills and knowledge acquired across various business modules, a process that requires your in-depth reflection, thoughtfulness, innovative mindset, and, above all, eagerness to stretch yourself.

* The list of electives is updated annually. Electives are subject to availability and change.

 

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:

MBA Programs
Fall Quarter – September 17, 2018
Winter Quarter – January 7, 2019
Spring Quarter – April 1, 2019

ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2018-2019

FALL QUARTER

September 2018 - December 2018

Orientation Days
September 27-28

WORKSHOPS

September 17 - 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)

 

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

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

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

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

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

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

TO BE QUALIFIED FOR ADMISSION TO MASTER IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION 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)

16,200 EUR

Tuition Fee per Quarter (20 ECTS credits)

5,400 EUR

Tuition Fee per Academic Credit (1 ECTS credit)

270 EUR

(Visiting students)

Payment Conditions:

Minimum Advanced Tuition Payment (EU Students)

5,400 EUR

Due at the time of program acceptance

Minimum Advanced Tuition Payment (Non-EU Students)

8,100 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)

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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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